EP 206: Reader Question – I’m entertaining and alcohol free. Do I need to provide booze for guests?

What’s the best way to be a good host if we are living alcohol free? Is it necessary to still provide alcoholic beverages to our guests? Or maybe it’s best to just exempt ourselves from hosting altogether? Annie [...]

EP 196: Reader Question – I’ve used wine to numb physical pain – now without it my quality of life is way down. What can I do?

Pain….whether it’s physical or emotional, many of us have used alcohol to cover up the pain. But what happens when we are able to kick our bad drinking habits, but the pain remains. While we know that it’s [...]

EP 182: Reader Question – Since I stopped drinking I noticed my friends drinking less. Is this normal?

Is it pure coincidence that my friends have been drinking less ever since I stopped drinking? Annie addresses this interesting social phenomenon and gives us startling statistics surrounding social habits that may help explain this “coincidence”. Find out [...]

EP 178: Reader Question – If I’m not drinking do I just need to stay out of the pub full stop?

Anxiety is something that many of us struggle with and when it comes to socializing without our crutch of alcohol, the temptation to drink can become overwhelming. How can we overcome this? Should we just stop socialize altogether? [...]