Everyone seems kinda down. I feel a little bit like a putz but I'm sort of hoping I could lift everyone's spirits with a positive post. Right now I'm feeling like there's a light at the end of the tunnel (that's not a train :-). I posted this in my journal but I'm going to post it here as well. I'm taking a week off work (a luxury for which I am very thankful). During this week I am dedicating myself to getting everything back into balance. I'm exericising, taking vitamins, sobering up, etc. My family is being very supportive. My mom and dad are watching the kids part of the week and my MIL is coming to stay with me for a couple days. This is day two of my adventure and I feel blessedly normal. I have a little alcohol craving and a little anxiety but nothing I can't handle. I'm hoping I can get some healthy habits established that will help me handle the stress when I go back to work.
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