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by IngridP
Tue Jan 30, 2018 6:13 pm
Forum: For the Newcomer
Topic: New here
Replies: 7
Views: 3533

Re: New here

Welcome and congrats. I found it helpful to do my 4th step writing as fast as possible so I didn't have to wallow in it.
by IngridP
Tue Jan 30, 2018 6:10 pm
Forum: For the Newcomer
Topic: Step 9
Replies: 11
Views: 4684

Re: Step 9

I've done the steps as they are outlined in the BB with the help of a sponsor about 3 times. I was told that Step 9 is the step that separates the women from the girls and the men from the boys. Doing the steps is like peeling off layers of an onion. Each time I did the steps my HP only revealed to ...
by IngridP
Tue Jan 30, 2018 5:44 pm
Forum: If It Doesn't Fit Anywhere Else
Topic: Getting High on Hand Sanitizers!
Replies: 16
Views: 10209

Re: Getting High on Hand Sanitizers!

I worked at a job for six years where we were required to use hand sanitizers and wash our hands often. I never once got high or developed a desire to drink. I never felt anything or any different. I've been sober for 20 years. That's my experience with it. I'm not afraid to use them if I have to bu...
by IngridP
Tue Jan 30, 2018 9:53 am
Forum: Guest Book
Topic: Hello Everyone. My name is Ingrid.
Replies: 8
Views: 3912

Re: Hello Everyone. My name is Ingrid.

Welcome, Ingrid ~ How are *you* doing? An alkie with 20 yrs usually shares a wee bit more. :) Reminded me of the time at 4 yrs sober when I signed into my online home group after a break. I said only the bare minimum to get in the door. Someone, who had known me a long time, noticed. She wrote priv...
by IngridP
Sat Jan 27, 2018 2:05 am
Forum: Guest Book
Topic: Hello Everyone. My name is Ingrid.
Replies: 8
Views: 3912

Hello Everyone. My name is Ingrid.

I just joined this site. I've been sober for 20 years. How is everyone doing?