Canada Day Camping trip sober and safe

Facing Summers holiday long weekend sober

For many people who are in recovery, the thought of the upcoming long weekend might well trigger anxiety.  Thoughts may arise, fears and anxieties about socializing without partaking in what may well have been a long-standing part of this weekend’s celebrations. We have collected some tips that can be useful to you as you make […]

Socialise Sober?

This holiday season, will you party sober?

Alcohol and social gatherings, just seem to go hand in hand, don’t they? Nothing gets a party going quite like a bottle of liquor. Our ancestors also recognised alcohol’s power; in his book Drunk, Slingerland argues that alcohol caused humans to become more cultural and communal, providing the “spark that caused humans to form large-scale […]