I am almost 11 years sober and have found myself over the last several weeks wanting to have a drink. One day I actually had the rum in the shopping cart at the store ready to take it home. I had my three year old daughter with me and I realized I couldn't do this because of my children.
Last week I called an old aa sponser to talk me out of it and the same again yesterday.
Things have been really stressful for me. We moved to a new home. My dad was serious ill for almost a month. And I am less than a month from delivering my third child. I am trying to deal with the stress but all the changes with the house and the anxiety of giving birth again. I also have my own accounting business and I am so stressed about keeping up with it and taking care of a newborn. I can not go back to it because of the baby and I promised myself my children would never see my drunk.
hey guys I’m trying to get through the day without drinking can you offer me any support ?
I'm new to the group. My mom is a dry alcoholic but never been in recovery. For the third weekend in a row she has had a crisis and wanted me to come running over to her house / thirty miles away. She has had several things that she has wanted me to do for her this summer. I work. But with an alcoholic or even a dry alcoholic it just never is ENOUGH they want MORE MORE MORE... I went and...