‘Quit Like A Woman’ Author Holly Whitaker Wants To Help Women Stop Drinking


Holly Whitaker’s book “Quit Like a Woman” challenges “wine mom” jokes and stereotypes that normalize excessive drinking for women.

By Kerry Breen

Original Source: today.com

For years, Holly Whitaker wanted to change the way Americans, particularly women, think about and consume alcohol. After developing her own sobriety school, “Tempest,” she wrote the book “Quit Like A Woman,” where she examines drinking culture and tries to give women a step-by-step guide to quitting.

When Whitaker started her own journey to sobriety in 2012, she said that she found most pre-existing methods restrictive and limited, especially when operating in a society where...click here to continue reading