If You Don’t Have a Problem With Drinking NOW, Science Says You Probably Will in the Future (From LIKE…to WANT…to MUST).

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“The greatest trick the devil ever pulled was convincing the world he did not exist.”


Why you really just can’t help yourself.

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“People make bad decisions when high and blame it on alcohol…First of all, drinking alcohol was the bad decision. Grow up” — Arpith Kulkarni

Here Are Three Questions You Can Ask Yourself to Find Out.

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“As an alcoholic, you will violate your standards quicker than you can lower them.” — Robin Williams

Hey AINYF Community,

The beginning of month five of 2021 already and the year continues to fly past. Hopefully, everyone has continued to embrace their alcohol-conscious journey and has continued to stay committed to creating the best version of themselves.

If anyone had a little hiccup or slip-up, don’t despair. TODAY is as good of a day as any to recommit and get right back on the path to sobriety.

Speaking of sobriety, in this week’s AINYF article, we discuss why I hate how this word is used at times to describe one’s decision to stop drinking.

It’s titled Why…


It sends a misleading message about one’s decision to quit.

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“To alcohol! The cause of… and solution to… all of life’s problems”
Matt Groening


To others, you had to be close to rock bottom to quit.

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“Sometimes what we see in our judgment to other individuals are the things that we are trying to hide.”
Jestoni Sacay

It hurts more than it helps.

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“[Alcohol] provokes the desire, but it takes away the performance” — William Shakespeare


These books gave me the perspective and knowledge needed to help me quit for good.

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“Reading is essential for those who seek to rise above the ordinary.” — Jim Rohn


Part IV: The MEDS…This could be the most important step.

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“One way to keep momentum going is to have constantly greater goals.” — Michael Korda


Activities you can enjoy without drinking in warm weather.

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“Spring: a lovely reminder of how beautiful change can truly be.”– Anonymous

Ken M. Middleton

Alcohol-conscious writer committed to helping individuals realize their true FULL potential.

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