Students and drinking

When Hedi Mehrez, a French student at Cardiff University who is completing an MA in International Journalism, interviewed us for his dissertation on teetotalism, it inspired him to write about the experiences of International students who are studying in the UK – and are surrounded by completely alien drinking behaviours. Is it possible to remain…

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Lucy and Sara We Are In Good Co

In this guest webinar for Club Soda, Lucy Wilkins and Sara Bender, co-founders of We Are In Good Company share why they started a card company to help us celebrate milestones, and avoid the boozy celebration cards that don’t give you many options for birthdays and other life milestones. We believe everyone choosing to live…

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Stephanie Chivers Stop Drinking Start Living

How to stop focusing on alcohol and truly start to enjoy life? On this guest webinar for Club Soda, Stephanie Chivers will share tried and tested tips and techniques that will get you to focus on the good stuff. She will help you learn how to shift your focus. Stephanie Chivers, is a habit and…

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Love yourself this Valentine's Day

Tanya, founder of the LoveRecovery Dating App shares her experiences of dating sober on this guest webinar for Club Soda. After very many years of happy sobriety, I found myself suddenly single again two and a half years ago, oh boy, sober dating, sober sex, finding a sober relationship… ugh that’s difficult! The final straw…

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Recovery on holiday

This week’s guest webinar by Dr Clemmie Jacques is on protecting your recovery when on holiday. Clemmie is a counselling psychologist with a special interest in alcohol issues. She will talk about sticking to an alcohol free life on holidays – with temptations and triggers round every corner… The fear of not being able to take part…

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Sober Barmaid Sweets

Club Soda member Gala wanted to start her own blog about her journey with giving up drinking, not only to create a kind of accountability for herself but also to inspire others who are on a similar path. She’s now 45 days alcohol-free and determined to stick to it, after what’s already been a rollercoaster journey…

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Your Life Rhys Story

How do you juggle a career as a successful Strategy Director, with being a writer, dad of two, accomplished musician AND successfully changing your relationship with alcohol? I asked Rhys Williams, who has managed exactly that,  if he’d answer a few questions about his journey with booze, and for any advice he might have for those…

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Mens health alcohol and diabetes

This week is #MensHealthWeek which aims to heighten awareness around preventable health problems and encourage men to take action when first detecting symptoms, in order to receive successful treatment. This year directs a particular focus to diabetes, due to #DiabetesWeek occurring at the same time. Men are more likely to get diabetes than women and…

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