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5 Things Sober People Want You to Know

Being sober isn’t something people usually want to talk about, and I don’t blame them; it’s a challenge in our society when most Americans drink alcohol, whether it’s excessively or not.

5 Things Sober People Want You to Know
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Whether you’re new to sobriety, a long-term sober person, or somewhere in between, here are five things people who have been sober for a while want you to know.




Online lifestyle and wellness blog for women. The site is built around the philosophy of mindful living through mindful choices — something often at odds with our fast paced lives.

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