Being alone and loneliness

Not to get existentialist about it, but the reality is that we are alone! It is why we seek out companionships, relationships and other human connections. It is as important to humans as water and food. But often we drink because we feel lonely. If you take booze out of your life you can begin to…

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Sober dating

With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, it got us thinking about how navigating the sober dating seas can be a bit of a rough ride. Do you announce your sobriety before you’ve even met? Or do you leave it to be revealed on the night? And how do you handle those nerves? Dating and sex are…

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Surviving a night in the pub without alcohol

Can you be sober(ish) and stay social? Club Soda member and writer Matt Chittock shares his strategies. Trying to cut down drinking When you’re trying to cut down on drinking, certain friends can be a right pain in the arse. They’re the people that will ‘accidentally’ buy you a pint at the bar when you asked for…

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