First, if you haven’t listened to Part 1, go back, listen and we will see you back here.
In part 2 we talk more in depth about Lindsay’s new journey to sobriety and how long it took her to get there. We also discuss mommy wine culture as it is today, the perceptions of advertising and social media. We always feel it is important to share our stories about our struggles and the lessons and triumphs from those struggles. This conversation in particular starts a new conversation on how our culture continues not only normalized but glamorized an addictive substance.
If you are someone on the precipice of wanting to reduce or cut alcohol our of your life. This is episode may supply you with takeaways that resonate with where you are at and where you want to go. Take what you need and leave the rest. But know, if this is you, you are not alone.
If you feel this topic may be a trigger for you, we understand. Please tune back in a couple weeks where we have some new topics and interviews to share.
Disclaimer: we are not doctors and do not promote or endorse any specific diagnosis or treatment plan. Please always seek out the advice from your trusted medical professional. Detoxing and withdraw from an advanced drinking state can be deadly – it is not to be taken lightly.
Notable mentions from the episode: This Naked Mind | Control Alcohol by Annie Grace Quit Like A Women | The Radical Choice To Not Drink In A Culture Obsessed With Alcohol by Holly Whitaker Alcoholics Anonymous Recovery Happy Hour Podcast Recovery Elevator