Different drinks.

There seems to be a belief that different types of drinks will have a different affect of their alcohol on us and that they have a different amount of alcohol in them. Such as wine affects us differently than beer and they both affect us differently than liquor. Well, that’s not exactly true. Yes, they … Read more

The Cost?

Trying to find something to do that doesn’t cost much can be tricky sometimes. Even socializing with friends or family can be costly when it doesn’t really need to be. As a young person, I had friends who would not venture out with us unless they had a minimum amount of money on hand. Having … Read more

Virtual drinking?

Although we’re currently in a pandemic, it hasn’t stopped family and friends from socializing – virtually. Getting together to share a laugh, a cry or a story still seems to happen, even though we can’t always get together in the flesh. This togetherness is good for our mental wellbeing and to keep us going strong. … Read more

How Much?

Over the years I’ve often heard people saying after consuming alcohol, “it’s ok, I’ve only had a few.” A few is still a few too many if they plan to drive. And really, how much is a few anyway? It’s no secret that any amount of alcohol you drink can affect you in such a … Read more

It’s not you it’s me

Remember the times in your life when a disagreement would happen between you and someone else. Perhaps you may remember someone saying “it’s not you, it’s me”? Sometimes that really was the case, but other times it was not. When it comes to impairment, sometimes it can actually the opposite; it’s you, not me. Consuming alcoholic … Read more