Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Tuesday Tips & Tricks - New Years Hangover Helper

(OK, I know it is Wednesday, but the holidays are busy and I didn't want you to miss out on this tip!)

photo by: itspaulkelly via flickr

Plan on ringing in the New Year with a bit of bubbly? This little trick always seems to help my husband and me avoid a big-time hangover on New Years Day (or any excessive celebration)!

*** Disclaimer: I am not a doctor, nor do I play one on TV! Just a regular woman who is sharing what works for her and promises no cure for you or yours! Do not take this for medical advice or sue me if it doesn't work or for any other reason! But, you may thank me if it does!

1. Have a good, hearty meal before your celebrations (i.e. drinking) begin.

2. Drink plenty of water! At least one glass of water for every two glasses of your alcoholic beverage of choice.

3. Around 11pm or at least before going to bed, take a multi-vitamin and two ibuprofen with a tall glass of water.

4. Get at least 6 hours of sleep!

5. Wake up feeling surprisingly un-hungover.

6. Have a happy New Year!!!


  1. Thanks for these tips! following from the Wed. blog hop. check out Bocci's Beefs when you get a chance- we'd love to have ya as an official Follower!

  2. I haved been lucky in that I have never had a hangover.

  3. I'm not a drinker myself, though my lovely wife has a drink or two, once in a while. It sounds like a great idea, though.

  4. Great tip! I always do the water one and never seem to suffer the next day!

  5. Wow! Great tips!
    Great site! Meet your newest follower from Winter Friends blog hop.
    Hope you'll swing by and visit me too.
    Happy New Year!

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  7. Good tips - my best hangover avoidance tip would be to drink clear spirits (vodka, rum etc) rather than beer/wine/cider etc. I've found this tends to give me a clearer head the morning after. Also, not mixing different kinds of drinks.

  8. A very Happy new year to you n ur family , loved going thru ur wonderful blog !!!

    - Smita
    (fun foods for little eaters

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