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  • Flowers66
    South Eastern Sydney
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    25 days with not one puff

    Posted in Staying quit 13 Nov 2020
    3 Comments

    Hi all, well, I am starting to get quietly thrilled to be not being addicted to smoking. This is about my 10th attempt over 35 years nd this time is different, I have zero desire to smoke, my previous attempts involved pretty much having the odd cigarette here and there and pretending I was not slipping up. This time, I have changed up my daily routine to include taking more time to prepare mysel...

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  • Flowers66
    South Eastern Sydney
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    Thankyou

    Posted in Staying quit 27 Oct 2020
    3 Comments

    Hi all, THANKYOU so much to you who have replied to my story with encouragement and what feels like love! So nice.So, I am now 8 days with no puffs, this time is different.Not sure if it's because I am now middle aged,or if I am simply ready,but my mind seems to be in tune with my resolution. Mind you,I am practising on my mat like a demon! Another thing,I have been practiing yoga for 7 years a...

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  • Flowers66
    South Eastern Sydney
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    timetobreathe

    Posted in Getting started 22 Oct 2020
    6 Comments

    Hi, I am a 54 year old woman who has smoked for 36 years. I have attempted quitting around 10 times over the past 20 years,managing to last 18months the last time I tried ( around 7 years ago) I notice how bad my skin looks,how much phlegm I have every morning and how much my apartment smells. So,armed with patches and determined to successfully wipe this addiction from my system,I am here. ...

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