A “little” catch up

I recently did one of those “ask a question” things on Instagram to find out what you would like to hear from me since it has been months since I have written about anything. And a lot of you are just plain curious about the transition from two kiddos to three and what life has […]

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‘Tis the season of saying NO.

Ok ya’ll….The season of giving is upon us! I LOVE the holidays. Hold up a quick minute… do I REALLY???  I had to sit back this year and really think about that. Apparently, I loved this time of year because of parties, spiked egg nog, the excuse to drink all day and not feel like […]

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SPAGHETTI SUNDAYS!

  I grew up eating this meal almost every Sunday. I think it originated from my grandma, Joan, but I learned it from my mom, Deb. It was one of her few recipes that she made for us. Not because she is a bad cook, but because she just doesn’t like cooking at all! (Like […]

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GUACAMOLE

Fresh guacamole with no hassle! 

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SLOW COOKER FAJITAS

  This is my go-to fajita recipes. If you follow my grocery shopping hacks, there is basically no prep, just dump!! 

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Check out a recent podcast I appeared on!

It is always fun to appear on someone else’s podcast and hopefully add value to others. I think you will enjoy the conversation that I had with Jamy Bechler on his “Success Is A Choice” podcast. You can see show notes and listen to this podcast on your favorite podcasting channel by going to the […]

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The Sweetness of Surrendering

One big driving force of my addiction was my feeling of inadequacy. I never felt I was good enough and no amount of trying to “do it all” could remedy that feeling. Who was I comparing myself to? What was I comparing myself to? I think back, and I have NO CLUE. My brain is […]

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Birdie Beers

There is this thing that some fans, friends, and family do while spectating that I really got into during my drinking days… Birdie beers! Or, heck, whatever alcoholic beverage you fancy, because your guy made a birdie (or maybe even an EAGLE!) I obviously loved this little tradition! It gave me a perfect excuse to […]

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CROCK POT MAPLE DIJON CHICKEN DRUMSTICKS

One reason for creating this blog is because I want to share the “day to days” that help me stay sober. Being a mom, wife, and human being in general that needs food; dinnertime is a necessity, but also big stressor for me! By that time of day, I am usually tired, irritable, and my […]

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My Story.

This was originally written for a speech I gave last November (2017) down in Del Ray, FL at my treatment center’s (Caron Ocean Drive & Renaissance) Gratitude Dinner. I have edited the dates to reflect present time. My name is Brittany Horschel and I’m an alcoholic. I have been sober since May 21, 2016. Last […]

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