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Since my last post, at my 6 week celebration, my first ever grandbaby has been born. 9 pound 3 ounce healthy baby boy.
His other grandma is a smoker. Glad I don't have to worry about my smell, or about my cleanliness, or about having to leave the premises and move away from him for whole minutes to answer the slavemaster's call.
Glad I will be around a whole lot longer to be a part of hi...
Hello everyone 🙂 im glad to say that im now 27 days smokefree, cold turkey 👍
In the beginning it really was horrible..
Night sweats, irritable , and pretty horrible insomnia.. first three days are the worst it gets physically after that its just mind over matter in my experience anyway..
The reasons i feel i had to quit were..
1. The money!! I was spending upto 25-35 dollars daily..
How do I get started? first day of not smoking and it scared to start, I know I want to give up. I’m sick of hiding to have a smoke I’m scared of my partner smelling it on me, I’m scared that this may ruin my relationship as I’m not being affectionate because I’m worried that he will smell cigarette on me well on my breath
This is my first day . Cant do it anymore even if i will be dying still will not smoke.
I believe a really good reason to quit now is that there are just so many open possibilities to explore once you do.
First of all, you save money. You can spend it on whatever you actually want or need. It is a good experience having so much money in the bank when you really need something.
Second of all, the cravings dissipate so there isn't that much more you have to put up with. If you...
Hi I had stop smoking because for my health and money. So been asking my doctor help me but it took him 5years to help me. So three weeks ago he gave me nicotinell lozenges to help me. I started on 4 a day or every 2hours and now three weeks later I have fully stopped smoking I feel very good with myself . Gary
I stopped the day after my Dads funeral the hardest time in my life but I promised him I would one day as I stopped for a couple weeks before he died but he got rushed back in so I gave in and reached for the dreaded cigs so when he died on the 14th September I promised I would stop after the funeral which is what I did.My dad had emphysema and heart problems lung cancer bowel cancer he died of...
Just over 2 years smoke free and I have NOT spent over $30,000 on smokes OMG WTF. People say wow you have saved $30,000 ...no but I have been able to live. Since I have stopped my bills are now all up to date, I don't have sleepless nights wondering how I am going to pay my bills and buy cigs. No more your "Account is Overdue" no more final notices..... the relief is unbelievable. I stopped smoke...
After 53 years of smoking daily I quit cold-turkey on July 12, 2012. Since that day I have battled numerous problems that in one way or another sprang from my 53 year addiction to nicotine. I have written about most of the negative results from smoking that I have had to deal with. If you are interested in reviewing them just enter TheOldPhart in the "Search entire site box at the top of the page...
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