what to say when you don 't drink

Tomorrow you'll be able to remember the good time you had last night. An excellent excuse, Movie Master- especially as it spares you any discomfort! Researchers Link the Alcohol-Nicotine Interaction, When Alcoholic Liver Disease Hits Close to Home, Why You Shouldn't Drink Alcohol While Taking Lexapro. Some people like to have a response when others ask, and that’s perfectly OK. Over the past four years of sobriety, I’ve found there are a number of ways to respond in this situation. Once, I went to the Belrose Rubbish tip and found a cardboard carton of quite old wines, including some that were quite special. You’re not alone. Speaking of which, I'd loooove to see some guitar videos from you someday. "You're so uptight." You'd make a heck of an actress. I'm commenting at 1:30 in the morning because I can't sleep and a hub on drinking seems to be the best way for me to get this off my chest rather than posting this in the forums. In these situations, you don't always want to explain your relationship with alcohol or the reason you choose not to drink, especially if you sense they may not understand. Movie Master from United Kingdom on October 22, 2011: My excuse is always, 'I'm driving' truth is I just can't take the drink like I use too! Patty Inglish MS from USA and Asgardia, the First Space Nation on October 27, 2011: OMG OMG! Woodard. “Why don’t you drink?” is a question I’ve probably been asked eight thousand times in my life. I had … Thank you, {{form.email}}, for signing up. I love all those drinks and don't know what to to choose......hmmm maybe vodka, no no whiskey...ah no some wine maybe.... oh bother! It is a killer. Even if you’re not an addict and you’re just not drinking for any number of reasons, you … "I don't drink, but I'd love to meet you for coffee on Thursday." Yay Simone! Now you’ve reminded me how bad I have to go pee. Whoah—ok, GREAT. I love the idea of going through life without making excuses. You wouldn't be the first, NotPC. However, I could send this over to my son, just started college and I'm sure he needs to learn all these excuses. Of course, they were well sealed, so we cautiously made sure they were not wasted. Though it does backfire when I use it on folks who know I don't own a car.... hehee! It wants more and if you don’t satisfy the craving it begins to throw a fit. Of course, for some people who don't want to drink these reasons really do apply to them. Would someone please help me find my car?". Attikos from East Cackalacky on October 22, 2011: This crowd needs a boost, I think. You can either say you don't drink because some people in your family have problems with alcoholism, or that you're on a type of medication/have a medical condition that you can't mix with alcohol. Alcohol demands alcohol. Let them think we're crazy. I don't drink very much at all...we have some booze in the house; most of it is years old, even that which is open. I get a lot of people asking me why and I'll say I'm allergic. And that is AWESOME, Om Paramapoonya! HAHAHA!! It's one of my staple excuses :D. waynet, I think that's one of the best ways possible to stop people from even OFFERING drinks- smart move! Just because he is in recovery doesn't mean he is not an alcoholic. :P A LOT of ways to avoid ;). That gets a laugh and I change the subject. If you or a loved one are struggling with substance use or addiction, contact the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) National Helpline at 1-800-662-4357 for information on support and treatment facilities in your area. It's hard to say no in many situations. Funny--I don't like to drink because the only time I drank, I passed out and hated it since. Been basically self harming with the drug for years. For whatever reason, society accepts it more than they do crack or heroin etc. The diets often stress how crucial water is in a diet. And ktrapp- THAT IS SUCH A GOOD EXCUSE!! Don't react to such pressure. Great video- voted up & funny ;). Read our, By Elizabeth Hartney, BSc., MSc., MA, PhD, Medically reviewed by John C. Umhau, MD, MPH, CPE, Verywell Mind uses cookies to provide you with a great user experience. Many diets suggest you drink plenty of water to help with weight loss. Attikos from East Cackalacky on October 21, 2011: Cloverleaf from Calgary, AB, Canada on October 21, 2011: Great stuff, Simone! 2)-Chef Ramsey voice- You expect me to drink that? If you’re in recovery, you don’t need to send your regrets for every invitation you get. No thanks, I’m still digesting that napkin. Sometimes it's so tempting, you know? ;) Fabulous hub - as always! I appreciate the compliment, suzettenaples! The dangers of drinking and driving are well documented and it is never a good idea to drive after drinking alcohol. This is a great way of letting people know that alcohol does not rule your life, nor will you let it interfere with your day-to-day functioning the next day. (tried it) You should also be aware that being involved in an auto accident sober, hurts like hell. I'm a HUGE fan of watching others get drunk, too. This response is also great role modeling for others and furthers the important message to sober behind the wheel. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Thanks for the kind words! No one has ever insisted that I have a drink, so I must say whatever with some sort of authority because no one really challenges me. This is particularly important for people who could be negatively impacted the following day by drinking too much, such as students during exam periods. I get a lot of people asking me why and I'll say I'm allergic. Daniel Christian from Los Angeles, CA on October 30, 2011: These are great. FloraBreenRobison, we have a lot in common! But got a LOL out of this thanks! So these excuses would have been very useful back then. It's so much fun! HAHAHAHAHA Love the video! You have that one friend who offers to pay for your drink, even though you’ve told them you don’t drink a billion times. Liz Elias from Oakley, CA on January 15, 2013: "Nah--I get my jollies from watching everyone else get wasted and make fools of themselves--(now where'd I put my video camera???)". They can't tell whether that glass of sparkling water with lime is actually a vodka tonic or whether your Diet Coke has rum in it. My brother is a recovering alcoholic. Like. Don't have much of a social life--no budget for it. ! Controlled drinking is a goal for many people with alcohol problems. Some pushy people might pressure you to have more. Do you really want to see me drunk?" A survey of French alcohol specialists. The same does not apply if you are drunk at the time of the accident. But these will be handy if ever I'm out and not in the mood for alcohol. Nahhhh, I don't think I want one thank you. "I don't drink, but I'd love to meet you for coffee on Thursday." Camille Harris from SF Bay Area on October 23, 2011: When I stopped drinking (I've since resumed) I'd say "I'm drinking for two," which always caught people off guard. I don’t like labels, and I don’t like self-fulfilling prophecies; I cannot drink alcohol because it doesn’t work for me, so I don’t. In these situations, you don't always want to explain your relationship with alcohol or the reason you choose not to drink, especially if you sense they may not understand. You. Don’t be surprised if you friends seem to undermine your efforts to cut down your drinking. For relaxing times, you don't *have* to make it Suntory time. I don't know which is better, your quotes or your video. CHEERS !!!! I LOVE that, drbj!! Saying that would probably make them sound very drunk already! When I wa sin Geece a decade ago, everyone thought I was crazy because I didn't have any ouzo-um, you know it's about 100 proof, right? I went through so much pain that I wanted to party and I wanted to drink. My brother-now sober-had become an alcoholic before I reached legal age so I never became interested. I’m feeling a bit queasy right now. 2. If they insist, I am not sure what I would do. Simone Haruko Smith (author) from San Francisco on October 23, 2011: LOL stugod.... god FORBID anything spill!! Haha! Although some people will insist on having a drink while claiming to be "under the limit," even if technically true, they are still impaired.. Some of your excuses are really funny....LOL. I may like to be in control, but just because I don't want a beer doesn't mean I can't relax or don't like fun. Not sure why you would want to turn down drinks at a party? And I hope you use some of these fun excuses when you're not really up for the more serious one! Some people just don't like water, though. Or maybe a binky? It was my only means of escape whenever I partied. It is bland and tasteless to them. Garrett Mickley from Jupiter, Florida on November 29, 2011: I was thinking of quitting drinking. Your video cracked me up, yet it seems you missed what I always say as a non-drinker to my drinking friends who just don't understand why I don't imbibe ... "I prefer to eat my calories than drink them.". I usually just say "I'm not much of a drinker" rather than an outright "I don't drink". If someone offers me a beer, I usually just say “ And if there were no alcoholics in my family I may not care either. Hehe, though I don't think that would be any good for an excuse. Heeeee!! I just hurl chunks at people and that usually stops them from trying to give me more drinks....I don't drink much anymore anyhow, as it just sends me to sleep and I wake up and feel totally guilty for not being a productive person whilst drunk. (Of course, going back to old social habits and environments is not for every person.) I already have to go pee... this’ll just do me in. I've never heard of ouzo-um. Well. I think a follow up hub on the significance of 51(%) in the making of whiskey would be interesting. That you’re no fun, lame, maybe even … Ah, oh well. As I got older and slowly got over some of the pain I hated parties and alcohol. Don't let them make you feel bad for whatever choice you make. Christopher Wanamaker from Arizona on October 21, 2011: Haha those are pretty good. Sadly, I don't have a driver's licence so I can't say I am the designated driver. Here's another good excuse: "I'm breastfeeding." "No, thanks - she's watching and has already decided that I've had enough..." :). Others will learn over time that you will drink only a certain number of drinks within a certain amount of time, so they can enjoy sharing a drink with you within those limits. When I quit smoking, I figured that people could make do with that. Videos. I don't drink because I'd rather watch the other idiots get drunk ;). Don’t drink? Totally big difference, right? But, I've never had a problem saying no to alcohol. Just a bit of a giggle. And often times tell you these to your face. But I wish more people could drink with moderation because being drunk isn't fun at all! You may find yourself with the type of person who teases and berates those who are cutting back on alcohol or in recovery. I ought to reach for a hot toddy every now and then- perhaps I'll take a leaf from your book! Moon Daisy from London on October 29, 2011: Great list, and great hub! That's about the extent of my drinking. It's late, so I'm writing way to much. - my personal favorite is “Sorry, I like to be difficult”. I can count on one hand the number of times I've drunk anything and they are mostly at a wedding where I sipped at a drink during the toasts. :P. Wesman Todd Shaw from Kaufman, Texas on October 20, 2011: I'm that dude over there!!!! I will remember your excuses next time I don´t feel like drinking:). See that dude over there? OK, enough about my past - smile. I know I'm always looking for something new to say, and I bet you've got some great ideas! The truth is that you don’t have to explain or justify your choice to no longer drink. Just tell them that you don't want to; you don't have to offer any excuses. Still recovering from it. Variations on this response are, "No thanks, I've got work tomorrow," "No thanks, I've got an early start in the morning," or "No thanks, I don't want to get a hangover.". Don’t pass judgment on your friends for drinking, and don’t pretend you’re a … 61 - Duration: 7:51. I've also grown up around the effects of alcohol and it's caused some trauma in the past. Simone Haruko Smith (author) from San Francisco on October 21, 2011: You don't drink AND you don't drive? Not drunk. Here's to using those excuses (this time with a nice cup of tea)! And the idea that people tell me it is the same as other social networking sites probably would feel the same way if alcoholism were a problem in their family. In the meantime, you can stay connected with friends by suggesting alternate activities that don't involve drinking. Just kidding. Hmmmm that is an odd one, eh? Here are a few of my go-to ways to tell someone you don’t drink: 1. But I recently had to throw out several bottles of wine because they didn't get stored right and went bad. asmaiftikhar from Pakistan on October 20, 2011: Simon as usual interesting, unique and informative theme really that is helpful to understand the reality.KEEEP it up! Simone Haruko Smith (author) from San Francisco on October 20, 2011: Wesman My Man, we would make a great party pair. I'll pass :). Now I have plenty of excuses for not drinking ;). :D Hmm, I like a little red wine to fend of heart disease. L.L. Verywell Mind uses only high-quality sources, including peer-reviewed studies, to support the facts within our articles. One I do remember, however, from bitter past expereince that a lot of your male readers may sympathise with...??? When they find out you don’t drink most people will make a few assumptions. Don’t drink? If you’re in recovery, you don’t need to send your regrets for every invitation you get. I think it would be even MORE effective and hilarious when delivered from dudes. I'm so glad, Camille! And I like the occasional drink when I get the chance. Voted up and funny! For example, you could say, "Hey, I appreciate the offer, but I don't drink for religious reasons." I may like to be in control, but just because I don't want a beer doesn't mean I can't relax or don't like fun. Peggy Woods from Houston, Texas on October 27, 2011: Some good and funny reasons. I’m training really hard right now—no alcohol for me. Cope with situations you can't avoid . Hmmmmmmmm. Excuses are: Causes increased blood sugar levels or nicely put I'm diabetic, I don't feel like writing like Edgar Allen Poe tonight when I get home, I like my nose the way it is now, thank you, She doesn't drink? Don’t pass judgment on your friends for drinking, and don’t pretend you’re a … And a blankie. People choose not to drink for a variety of reasons—be it religion, health, dependency, or otherwise.In fact, about 30 percent of Americans do not drink. You. Some people have asked me why I want nothing to do with Pinterest compared to even something like Facebook. Marvelous! My relationship with alcohol I’ve questioned my drinking, I’ve managed my drinking. Crazies have all the fun, after all ;). No follow up comments pleease. So don’t be a martyr. I LOVE THAT, CWanamaker. Cheers! So don’t be a martyr. Suzette Walker from Taos, NM on October 21, 2011: Great list! But it is still sold on television. Personally, I don't drink alcohol because: a) genetically I'm predisposed to alcoholism. I'm so glad you like the format, Cloverleaf! "Come on, live a little." You will be less likely to make a fool of yourself. I'm going to start using that excuse, too. It also shows you are not a compulsive drinker and sets the tone for others to pace their drinking too. Sounds lethal! I just loved your video, I think it's a great technique to engage readers in the hub, and it was fun to follow your video with the list you provided, too. Ironic. Elizabeth Hartney, BSc, MSc, MA, PhD is a psychologist, professor, and Director of the Centre for Health Leadership and Research at Royal Roads University, Canada. I got sober 10 (or whatever you want to insert here) years ago.” If you don’t identify as an alcoholic— you could say something like, “I used to drink too much and I don’t anymore” Some people who are quitting alcohol volunteer to be the designated driver for precisely this reason—they want to spend time with friends, but they don't want to drink. I don't drink today, generally with a few very infrequent exceptions, like bro offers beer at Thanksgiving or Christmas, company Christmas party (but I walk to it and walk home - sometimes, hiccup), and very seldom to remember why I don't. I love that you did a video of your excuses for not drinking. 2. Know your "no" When you know alcohol will be served, it's important to have some resistance strategies lined up in advance. You will probably not end up vomiting somewhere. If this were a website run by a clothing store, I wouldn't have a problem. Some folks don't stop after that point... and I hope your son is enjoying the start of his college career! Maybe I go to pushy parties. Stuart Goddard from Bradford on November 28, 2011: Bearing in mind your current status on facebook I am not sure you are qualified to host this hub. Though it sure does take guts! If they start trying to guess, I just say "no" to their guesses without an explaination. How you feel after a drink is an individual matter, and if you don't want another drink instantly, all it implies is good personal boundaries around your own comfort. I think you have the ideal approach, randomcreative. You’re not alone. I just don't like it. drbj and sherry from south Florida on October 21, 2011: Great excuses, Simone. (use a lollipop for extra drama). Gordon Hamilton from Wishaw, Lanarkshire, United Kingdom on October 30, 2011: Love it, Simone - the video is superb! I should also start doing yoga or something similar... Simone Haruko Smith (author) from San Francisco on November 29, 2011: Hahaa! Thanks, but all I want right now is a glass of warm milk. I'm sorry to hear your brother must deal with that struggle. I think this list is great for every elementary, middle school, high school and college kid to read and learn! If asked about having a drink why not just throw it back in their face and run out the place screaming like a loon, that would be fun! Whether it’s because they’re fellow non-drinkers, or because they have to wake up for work at 6 a.m., there will be people at parties who are not drinking. I hope some of these excuses spare you the drudgery of the Saturday Morning Hangover. A survey of French alcohol specialists, Hangover predicts residual alcohol effects on psychomotor vigilance the morning after intoxication. When he got married, his wife'sfamily decided they simply had to have an open bar at the reception because *they* were not alcoholic, so why should they be denied alcohol? Thanks a ton, thoughtforce! I wouldn't have thought of most of these excuses. Thanks. 17. Kim Morgan Gregory from The Coast of The South Carolina Lowcountry on October 21, 2011: Matt Stark from Albany, CA on October 21, 2011: Hahaha, Simone you are awesomely hilarious. Just send drinks his way. It'd be a shame to break the streak now." Stuart Goddard from Bradford on October 21, 2011: Never drink and drive as you will spill it all over. Simone Haruko Smith (author) from San Francisco on January 18, 2013: Oh, how sad that you had to throw out the wine! And I do care. All things in moderation can be quite good! But, eventually, you may be offered a drink by someone you know, or in a public situation where you aren't familiar with everyone present. My favorite: "Can't drink tonight; I'm the designated driver. Totally going to try it out. I'm really glad you've stopped, sarah uk. Simone Haruko Smith (author) from San Francisco on January 15, 2013: Cynthia Calhoun from Western NC on June 28, 2012: Hehehe, these excuses crack me up. It’s no fun (and just not worth it) to live a life of counting drinks and feeling like you are missing out. Seems like things have worked out pretty favorably for you, anglnwu! For more mental health resources, see our National Helpline Database. I just don't like to drink and it kind of sucks when people think I'm crazy for not. I've never been into drinking alcohol, so I've found plenty of creative ways to say no to a drink. People choose not to drink for a variety of reasons—be it religion, health, dependency, or otherwise.In fact, about 30 percent of Americans do not drink. I've always wanted to toss a drink in someone's face, too. I will be putting some of these to use tonight at a birthday party and will be singing your praises when i have to wake up at 7 tomorrow. You remain an alcoholic for life. You are the one who can’t wait to see people the next morning just to say, “Ooooh, you must be so EMBARRASSED after last night!” I’m not embarrassed. There are plenty of people who drink responsibly, but alcohol is a drug. Ah, oh well. Why would I do such a thing? You could just say, “I don’t want to,” or “I’m not in the mood.” If you don’t want to be honest with the person or are in a position where you don’t want to make it known that you struggled with addiction, you could say that you don’t like the taste or don’t like how alcohol makes you feel. Probably not a good idea. Christina Lornemark from Sweden on October 23, 2011: Great hub with good excuses and I love the video! Brian L. Powell from Dallas, Texas (Oak Cliff) on October 21, 2011: If it is a stranger, I simply say that I don't want alcohol right now. love your video. Today, I just say, “Oh, I won’t be drinking because I’m an alcoholic. You should TOTALLY make a list of reasons to drink, Attikos! Simone Haruko Smith (author) from San Francisco on February 28, 2012: Alcohol should certainly not be taken entirely lightly, FloraBreenRobison. Thanks, but I never combine alcohol with meth. Stand your ground. Maddie Ruud from Oakland, CA on October 21, 2011: LOVE the "drinkin' out of cups" reference. Next time I am in a situation, I will just say that I have to check this list of excuses I found on the internet... Rose Clearfield from Milwaukee, Wisconsin on October 21, 2011: I love the video to go with it! You can avoid places where drinks are served, up to a certain point. One drink and I'm drunk and then it does on to being immediately nauseous and then tired. I used to drink a little for this very reason, since people get so upset when someone isn't drinking, but I don't like the taste or the effects. I had … I think that happens with a LOT of young people, Emerald Strachan! Tim Mitchell from Escondido, CA on October 21, 2011: Awesome Simone. This is simple. 17. What To Do When You're Partying But Don't Drink Alcohol - The Man Up Show, Ep. 3) And ruin my X high? If others don't get YOU that's not your prob it's theirs! I’m in the middle of a detox, but thanks. But, eventually, you may be offered a drink by someone you know, or in a public situation where you aren't familiar with everyone present. Just have to get some lollies. I do drink, but it's strictly social and only about once a month at the very most. They would DEFINITELY come across as already drunk... or insane! Simone Haruko Smith (author) from San Francisco on October 28, 2011: Hahaa, thanks y'all for the kind comments! Know your "no" When you know alcohol will be served, it's important to have some resistance strategies lined up in advance. If this information isn’t convincing enough, research removes any doubt that tremendous things happen to your body when you cut alcohol.When you quit drinking, it has long-lasting effects on your health, even if it’s just for a short time. You could join The Goundlings and be on SNL!! Awesome hub. Thanks, princesswithapen! Eventually, people will learn to accept that you have changed, and you may become a role model among your peers. Should You Drink Low Alcohol Beer or Alcohol Free Beverages? Everywhere we turn, there’s a pre-event cocktail hour or an innocuous text asking “want to meet for a drink?” I don’t know about you, but it can be exhausting. Wayne Tully from Hull City United Kingdom on October 21, 2011: Lol I like the Look it's a Marmoset!! This is simple. Simone never make excuses for yourself! Piss off!!! Whether it’s because they’re fellow non-drinkers, or because they have to wake up for work at 6 a.m., there will be people at parties who are not drinking. I think it's a fun way to go and would work out well with a lot of Hubbers' Hubs. The reason for this is partly because I have conquered my alcoholism, and also because I want people to see that it really can happen to anyone, and that recovery is also possible. Drunk Driving. Once again, John looked in our direction, “You don’t drink?” Here are some compelling reasons: If you ever pass on drinks at a party or social event, what is your excuse? So you feel the need to hide that you don't drink or people will slowly back away. "I'm driving" seems to work for me all the time. "If you're staying off the booze, and don't want a drink packed with sugar, this is a great drink that allows the bartender to show off with flavours. 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