My Experience

Sarah and Jack
My Experience

The day I quit drinking alcohol – straw, camel, back!

There are pivotal moments in everyone’s lives, key points when your very existence changes forever. For many the decision to quit drinking alcohol is one of them, and it certainly was for me. Given their enormous significance and the life altering impact they have, they tend to be few and […]

My interview on Channel 7's Sunrise program
My Experience

Telling my story on Channel 7’s Sunrise program

I wrote an article for news.com.au about the day I collected my wife and newborn son from the hospital with an almighty hangover. It was a day I deeply regret and it was the moment I gave up drinking alcohol forever. I’d been wanting to quit for four years, but this […]

5 things you’ll find out soon after you quit drinking alcohol
My Experience

5 things you’ll find out soon after you quit drinking alcohol

The decision to quit drinking alcohol can be daunting. It’s so ingrained in the Australian way of life, and many other countries around the world, that giving it away almost seems unnatural. Because you’ve been doing it for so long, as have all of your friends and family members, it […]

There are many reasons to give up alcohol
My Experience

16 reasons to give up alcohol

I was pretty good at the whole partying, getting drunk, staying out until the sun came up and backing up to do it all again caper. I had absolutely no reason to give up alcohol at all, or at least that’s what I thought at the time. For 20 years, […]