What we have learnt about moderating your drinking

In today’s webinar, Club Soda co-founders Laura and Jussi talk about moderating – cutting down your alcohol use, drinking mindfully, whatever you want to call it. Cut down or quit alcohol? From the start, the idea of Club Soda was that it was for everyone who wants to change their relationship with alcohol: to “cut…

More…

challenge of moderating alcohol

Today’s post is again a guest article from a Club Soda member. Martin writes about the challenge of moderating alcohol, and how quitting for a time has helped him to moderate his drinking habits over the longer term, with some strict rules in place. He has also found seeing changing his drinking as a long game. Taking part…

More…

Living in an alcoholcentric society

To Drink or Not to Drink? Club Soda member Adrian talks about how hard it is to quit the booze in an alcoholcentric society, where we are encouraged to drink at every turn. Living in an alcoholcentric society Through general conversation, I have noticed that those who choose not to drink are often viewed as…

More…

More to Saturday afternoon than a pub lunch

Rae Ritchie is a widely published freelance writer, a Club Soda member and a self-declared teetotal ‘wagonista’. In this guest article, she explores alternative Saturday afternoon ways of socialising without the booze, and why these moments need to be treasured. A wagonista’s Saturday afternoon This Saturday I’m meeting up with my friend Emily to eat cake and…

More…

Mindful drinkers and pub managers

Club Soda knows mindful drinkers – they are our members. But we have also got to know many pub and bar managers with our Club Soda Guide project, listing the best places for mindful drinkers. In this special post, we share some of the great videos we’ve recorded with them in the last couple of…

More…

QWB Mindful Pub Crawl
Club Soda Guide

Have an evening a little less ordinary, and feel better for it… Join Queers Without Beers for a mindful pub crawl around the City and Hackney to celebrate the launch of the Club Soda Guide, London’s first ever pub guide for mindful drinkers. What’s a Mindful Pub Crawl? A Mindful Pub Crawl is a pub…

Mindful Pub Crawl – Queers Without Beers
07:00 PM - 09:30 PM
The Stoke Newington Tea House
Preparing for Christmas

Preparing for Christmas In this webinar Laura covers preparing for Christmas, especially if you want it to be your first sober one, or a less boozy one than your previous holidays. First, start by reflecting on Christmas’s past and think about what you want this Christmas to be. Then be creative and discover how to shake…

More…