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  • cheaney
    Central Coast
    5
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    ...one of those days....

    Posted in Quit experiences 7 Jul 2012
    2 Comments

    ...you know (?), sometimes you just have one of those days....one of those days when you feel really down and start to question all kinds of things...well, I am having one of those...btw, this is day 60 for me....normally in the past a day like this I would have gone to bottle shop and gotten a six pack of vb or a couple of longnecks and set back with my beer and my cigs and had a "oh woe is me k...

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  • cheaney
    Central Coast
    5
    Stories

    ...thinking....

    Posted in Quit experiences 11 Jun 2012
    2 Comments

    ...I've been thinking...everything we do, literally, everything we do is a process and if you are like me those processes if done repeatedly, get better and better over time....in work circles this is know as "best known method"...well, having said that, I was thinking about what its been like quiting smoking (day 34 for me) and it occurred to me, if we can do this and start to think of getting t...

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  • cheaney
    Central Coast
    5
    Stories

    ...one day at time

    Posted in Quit experiences 30 May 2012
    5 Comments

    i complete my champix starter pack this evening...22 days smoke free...WOOT WOOT!!!....I have the continuation champix that i will start tomorrow morning...it feels great not smoking...sheesh, my hands and clothes smell better, food tastes, well almost too good, energy levels high, mood great, and i have saved over $200 already...today when i was out doing errands i noticed that one, it didn't oc...

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  • cheaney
    Central Coast
    5
    Stories

    day seven and counting

    Posted in Quit experiences 15 May 2012
    6 Comments

    ...day seven without a cigarette...I am sort of stunned that it has been easier than I expected.  I am glad my doctor suggested Champix.  Speaking of Champix, while it seems to be working, the side effects of insominia are driving me up the wall...I am a little weary of laying awake till four or five am and then feeling like crap when i have to get up after so little sleep...I have cut ...

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  • cheaney
    Central Coast
    5
    Stories

    defaults?

    Posted in Getting started 3 May 2012
    4 Comments

    ....Default is a word that if we use computers we understand.  If you don't intentionally change a default, it will keep going on.  Like in your word processing.  The font will be the way it was set originally unless you change it.  Well, to make a long long story as short as possible, we are like computers.  We have placed defaults in place and unless we take a hard look...

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