Entertainment Music Lily Allen Celebrates 2 Years of Sobriety: 'Getting Clean Is the Best Thing I Ever Did' "Getting clean is the BEST thing I ever did," Lily Allen wrote on Instagram Wednesday as she celebrated two years sober By Jen Juneau Jen Juneau Twitter Jen Juneau is a digital news writer for PEOPLE. A '90s teen and horror film connoisseur, she started at the brand in 2016, after a decade of working as a technical writer and then moonlighting as a journalist beginning in 2013. Originally from New Orleans, Jen grew up both in NOLA and Florida and eventually attended the University of Central Florida in Orlando (still her home base!), where she earned a bachelor's in English/technical communication, with a minor in magazine journalism. People Editorial Guidelines Published on July 29, 2021 08:40 AM Share Tweet Pin Email Lily Allen. Photo: Lily Allen Instagram Lily Allen is marking a major milestone in her sobriety journey. The singer, 36, marked two years sober on Wednesday, posting a collection of images to Instagram to celebrate — including one of her tracked progress on the Pink Cloud app — and writing, "2 years Drug and Alcohol free." "Getting clean is the BEST thing i ever did, and i've done a lot of cool s---," Allen continued. Among the celebrity comments on her post was one from model Poppy Delevingne, who wrote, "YES BEBE. 🔥" "Incredible Lils congratulations ❤️❤️❤️," added model Daisy Lowe. Never miss a story — sign up for PEOPLE's free daily newsletter to stay up-to-date on the best of what PEOPLE has to offer, from juicy celebrity news to compelling human-interest stories. Lily Allen's Instagram post. Lily Allen Instagram Lily Allen Celebrates 18 Months of Being "Clean and Sober": I "Would Recommend" Allen has been open in talking about her sobriety journey. In January, she went on The Recovery podcast to speak about her lifelong addiction battle, revealing that she started recovery "about five years ago." "I remember being in L.A. and thinking like, 'None of this acting out is working anymore. Maybe I should try heroin,' " she said, before adding, "I'd been in a scene ... and knew that when that thought popped into my head it was time to confront my demons." David Harbour and Lily Allen. Amy Sussman/WireImage She also shared that her husband David Harbour — whom she married last September and is "in a really happy and healthy relationship" with — has been key in supporting her journey. "He's sober, has been sober for 20 years now," Allen said. "We're thinking about what we're going to do with the rest of our lives ... I don't have as much as I had then in terms of success and wealth, but I have success and health in my mind, which is more valuable I think." RELATED VIDEO: Dax Shepard Recalls the "Lowest Moment" During His Road to Addiction Recovery: It Was "Very Scary" Harbour, 46, opened up about finding his perfect match in the "Smile" singer to PEOPLE earlier this month. "I'm so grateful that I'm not alone anymore, and that I have someone that I can tell everything to and who can tell me everything," said the Stranger Things and Black Widow star of Allen. "We can share this experience of walking through life together," he continued. "I'm always so overcome with gratitude for that, because I've been alone for most of my life." If you or someone you know is struggling with addiction, please contact the SAMHSA substance abuse helpline at 1-800-662-HELP.