Luann de Lesseps stays sober by ingesting non-alcoholic beer and vaping



Luann de Lesseps has some attention-grabbing coping mechanisms now that she’s sober.

“I’ll have a mocktail. You understand what I’ve gotten into is Heineken Zero so I really feel like I’m having a beer. I like beer in the summertime as a result of it’s chilly and thirst-quenching. So I’ll have a Heineken zero so I really feel like I’m ingesting and I’ll vape too! I’ll take a puff on a vape and get via the second,” De Lesseps, 54, stated on SiriusXM’s “The Jenny McCarthy Present” Wednesday.

She in contrast her need to drink to “a wave.”

“It’s such as you go to the seaside and stand within the ocean and the wave is coming and it’s like, ‘Oh my god, right here it comes!’ After which it comes and it breaks and it goes away. So do these emotions. So for those who can simply give your self a deep breath and a minute to be like, ‘It’s okay. I really feel this manner. It’s alright to really feel this manner. It’s okay to wish to drink as a result of that’s — you may have been doing this your entire life. So take a deep breath and , attain for that mocktail.”

The truth star turned cabaret singer was arrested in Palm Seaside, Fla., following a drunken meltdown in December 2017. She’s since attended rehab and struggled to take care of her sobriety.

She was accused of not abiding by her probation phrases earlier this 12 months and admitted to ingesting in courtroom paperwork. She was given new phrases in Might, specifying that she will need to have weekly cellphone counseling classes along with her therapist and month-to-month in-person classes. She can be required to take an Antabuse treatment as prescribed by her physician and is required to have a “Soberlink” breathalyzer monitoring system.

We’re informed she’s engaged on a tell-all on her life — together with her drunken stupors — and is on the lookout for a writer.