ZERO - I am a staunch Do Not Drink And Drive Advocate and I actually practice that. I am often urged to have "just one glass". I volunteer to be the designated driver. If I attend a function where I cannot not avoid drinking any alcohol (such as a wine tasting event) I will take public transport and have a family member pick me up from the station.
I can always drink at home if I feel the need to calm my nerves or help my HDL cholesterol!
10/19/2009 - 2:30pm
Why isn't zero an option? Many, many non-drinkers out there who still like to attend social gatherings including cocktail parties!
10/24/2009 - 6:12pm
ZERO! Just because I have choosen not to drink alcohol, for over 30 years now, does not make me anti social or an avoider of parties. If the event is a pure drinking event yes I avoid them. However manyt social events/parties the drinking is an accouterment to the festivities.
It is my observation that only people that drink alcohol believe that soical events must contain alcohol.
11/13/2009 - 10:24am
I nosh little bits throughout the evening and sip on my drinks
11/13/2009 - 8:09pm
11/13/2009 - 8:33pm
That's only when at an adult party, and only go to one maybe once a year !
11/14/2009 - 1:19pm
Because I drink infrequently, my tolerance is low. One glass of wine or bottle of beer is all I can comfortably have, so I try to drink water after that. If I'm thirsty, I'll drink water before alcohol, so that I'm not trying to quench my thirst with the latter.
11/14/2009 - 9:30pm
We live in the desert and a really hot summer day I may have 2 beers but mostly I am a coffee kind of person.
11/14/2009 - 11:14pm
I cannot drink any alcohol, my medications will not allow it! Since I pay enough for the medication, I don't want to pay for a DUI too!! I'm very happy drinking cranberry juice! Happy Holidays to all! ;}>
11/17/2009 - 7:35pm
You can enjoy things more when you are not drinking..