Adventures of a Sober Señorita

Introducing The Adventures of a Sober Señorita

Feb. 5, 2017 by

My name is Kelly Fitzgerald and I am a person in long-term recovery from a substance use disorder. I’m also a daughter, sister, aunt, friend, fiancé, full-time writer, and athlete. Part of my path has been sharing my story through

Mrs D used to be a boozy housewife. Now she’s not.

Mrs D used to be a boozy housewife. Now she’s not.

Feb. 3, 2017 by

I grew up with alcohol all around.  I first got drunk at 15, loved the physical feeling, and (as I now realise) loved the way it pushed emotions away, so I kept doing regularly it until just shy of my 40th birthday. Here I am about

Author Jennifer Matesa talks about sex after getting sober

Author Jennifer Matesa talks about sex after getting sober

Feb. 1, 2017 by

By Nick Keppler at Pittsburgh City Paper “I talked to a number of people in their late 20s and early 30s who had never had sex sober.” Jennifer Matesa has had a lot of Skype conversations about sex, some of

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Together at Thanksgiving

Jan. 31, 2017 by

At Susan’s House, we are all grateful for so much. Thanksgiving is a special occasion for us all to celebrate and give thanks for our sobriety, sisterhood, and life! Here are some helpful tips for having a happy Thanksgiving celebration

Young Millennial Women Are Drinking More Wine Than Anyone Else

Young Millennial Women Are Drinking More Wine Than Anyone Else

Jan. 31, 2017 by

By May Wilkerson at The Fix 02/17/16 Millennials are also more eager to try wine from all over the world. The wage gap and social inequality aside, when it comes to drinking wine, women are ahead of the boys. And

Christmas Dinner

Christmas time at Susan’s House

Dec. 31, 2016 by

Christmas is a special time here at Susan’s House. Everyone feels at home in our family. Tips to Having a Merry Sober Christmas for the Recovering Alcoholic This is a difficult time of year for anyone who is struggling with

Halloween at Susan’s House

Halloween at Susan’s House

Nov. 2, 2016 by

Having fun with the girls, going to a sober party !!! For more information on Susan’s House, find us on Facebook or on our website. We’d love to have you with us next Halloween!

How I Knew It Was Time to Quit Drinking

How I Knew It Was Time to Quit Drinking

Sep. 14, 2016 by

Reblogged from UnPickled If there is one question I am most asked about living alcohol-free, it is “How did you know it was time to quit drinking?” Only occasionally is this question asked with dancing eyes that reveal a quest for

3 Fears Keeping You Stuck (And How To Beat Them)

3 Fears Keeping You Stuck (And How To Beat Them)

Sep. 9, 2016 by

reblogged from Kate at The Sober School Fear is a bitch sometimes. It’s a natural instinct, something designed to keep us safe and help us survive. It can be a brilliant internal warning system. But when it comes to sobriety

As I grow in sobriety I also grow in tolerance.

As I grow in sobriety I also grow in tolerance.

Sep. 6, 2016 by

As I grow in sobriety I also grow in tolerance.  I observe this growth in my interactions, especially with difficult individuals.   Last week I had an opportunity to deal with a person who is actively drinking and not very

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