If you are one of those people who doesn’t what to stop drinking but simply slow down a bit, then we have prepared a perfect guide for you. Follow the steps bellow, and you won’t have problems.
Drinks with friend can be tempting too much
This socializing can turn up to be an excessive drinking. Once we face reality we realize that we have touched the bottom. If you still want to have drinks at weddings, birthday parties and holidays, reduce the amount of liquor you take, before it’s too late. Avoid going to the bars with your friends too often because in no time you can become an addict.
Deal with your decisions
We know it’s hard to accept that your life has taken a completely different turn. In the beginning, you might deny your condition, saying you aren’t alcoholic and that you don’t need AA meetings. But, that’s the most important thing, to accept your weaknesses and to recognize that you have a problem. Once you accept you have all of this, you can finally move forward.
Start with diversions
The best thing you can do it to create diversions. Think about the thing you always wanted to do, just never had time. Instead of drinking, go to movies, join the gym, read some books, spend more time with your family. Anything that will make you occupied and thinking on other things, instead of booze.
Find your way to in work and learn to be more productive. If you work more, you won’t have time to think about alcohol. A vast majority of people don’t drink while they work. You can also find a part time job, besides a regular job. In this way, you will feel more positive and happy because you are helping your family more and not as a failure because of the alcohol.