9 months sober

15 Oct

I have been woefully absent from the blogging world, stealing brief moments to read and comment.

I’ve been marking recovery milestones with posts, and it feels fantastic to type the words ‘9 months sober.’ 9 whole months. That’s insane.

Sobriety seemed so out of reach- without trying, I had become addicted to alcohol, with no sense of how I could escape. Yet here I stand.

Today’s post is very brief. All I want to say is:

HAPPY WEDNESDAY!

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19 Responses to “9 months sober”

  1. lucy2610 October 15, 2014 at 9:35 pm #

    *sober pom poms waved in the air* Go FFF Go!! 9 months – f**king amazing 🙂 xx

  2. carrieonsober October 15, 2014 at 10:31 pm #

    9 months is HUGE! I’m so very happy for you today, you are such an amazing strong young lady and you should be massively proud of yourself. I might even have a twirl with my cuppa tomorrow in your honour…Lots of love Xxxxx

    • FitFatFood October 15, 2014 at 10:32 pm #

      Hahaha a celebratory twirl is definitely in order!

      Thanks so much for your support, especially in those really early days. I can never thank you enough!

      • carrieonsober October 16, 2014 at 6:52 am #

        Do you think that some folk might think that we are twirling whilst holding hot tea?! I will put the tea down, before the twirl!

  3. Debbie October 15, 2014 at 10:41 pm #

    So very happy for you FFF 🙂 Way to go girl – you get a WOOT WOOT 🙂

  4. mallards4us October 15, 2014 at 11:22 pm #

    Yay for youuuu!!! Super rock star you! Xo

  5. Lilly October 16, 2014 at 5:04 am #

    Yay! Very proud of you – that’s so awesome. Sorry I have been AWOL. See forthcoming post. Been thinking of you though. xx

  6. primrose October 16, 2014 at 5:45 am #

    gadZOOKS, nine months is WONDERFUL!

    have been thinking of you whizzing about in your fabulous new sober life (twirling in both senses of the word?!).

    well done my sober friend and here’s to many more soberversaries! xxx

  7. Sober Second Half October 16, 2014 at 11:31 am #

    Congratulations! I’m happy and envious – I would have been where you are today, almost to the day, but I tried the silly idea of moderation back in the spring. I’m on Day 3 today 🙂

  8. Shame Doesn't Define Me October 16, 2014 at 1:35 pm #

    Good for you! Nine months is tremendous. So proud of the hard work and effort you have put in to living the life that’s intended for you.
    Peace,
    Linda

  9. ainsobriety October 16, 2014 at 2:43 pm #

    That’s great! Yay you!

  10. moretomethanthis October 16, 2014 at 7:42 pm #

    Nine months!! Hurrah! Good on you 🙂 xx

  11. Annie October 17, 2014 at 4:08 pm #

    9 months is absolutely amazing. I am in awe if you. I am now back to no months (or days) at all, but am still reading all the blogs I was always reading, and trying to keep up with my friends in this community. Well done, FFF! Annie x

    • FitFatFood October 18, 2014 at 9:03 pm #

      Thanks Annie, and I’ve been where you are. One day it just clicks if you keep on trying x x x

  12. Harry October 23, 2014 at 1:06 pm #

    oops, sorry … can you delete my message please, or post with my name deleted, I didn’t mean to show my full name. cheers, and well done btw.

    • FitFatFood October 23, 2014 at 1:06 pm #

      Of course- will
      Delete it now! And thank you x x x

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