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  • oldrocka
    Nepean Blue Mountains
    5
    Stories

    not happy

    Posted in Hints and tips 15 May 2013
    7 Comments

    Hi peoples before i leave the site i wanted to say a big thank you to some very special members for their wonderfull support. margw, goonabellah,sami,RJ,and a big one to prettygirl. I believe in speaking your mind and i dont mean foul langauge or abuse, i mean saying what you mean some times with a little bit of humour or sarcasim, tounge and cheek.Somthing i thought made us aussies AUSSIES &nb...

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  • oldrocka
    Nepean Blue Mountains
    5
    Stories

    2 weeks flying solo

    Posted in Hints and tips 3 May 2013
    7 Comments

    Well tomorrow is 2 weeks with out champix and nearing 4 months with out a ciggy! After 38 years of smoking i'm shocked, i think i,v done it this time.Near 2 grand saved but i still must be careful not to get to cocky 4months is nothing compared to 38 years but its a start. Probably the best thing for me is that i havn't handed 1,400 dollars out of that 2,000 dollars back to the government in cig...

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  • oldrocka
    Nepean Blue Mountains
    5
    Stories

    no more pills

    Posted in Hints and tips 19 Apr 2013
    5 Comments

    Well finished the champix,i went a little longer because for the last two weeks i cut down to one tablet a day sort of ween my self off them. Do i feel like a ciggy of coarse i do! from time to time. Do i need to have one? NO! i don't And i am the worst giver uperah there is lol!! I planed it well this time and to help take my mind of it i used my gym 6 or 7 days a week instead of 3, since i sta...

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  • oldrocka
    Nepean Blue Mountains
    5
    Stories

    excersise

    Posted in Hints and tips 8 Apr 2013
    2 Comments

    I have found working out very helpfull in taking my mind off the dreaded ciggys. i used to do just 3 days a week but since i stoped smoking i increased it to 5 or six,this also helps with the wieght gain that somtimes comes with stoping. i'm 52 and after 60 plus days of this i just found a six pack i thought i lost in my late 30s. nice to see my feet again also lol. Its great to be puffing on ...

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  • oldrocka
    Nepean Blue Mountains
    5
    Stories

    no more tax from me for greedy polys

    Posted in Hints and tips 19 Mar 2013
    1 Comment

    i have been on the chapix 8 weeks and stopped after 8 days,i was a 30 a day man for the last 10yrs and have been a smoker since 1973 when a pack of 20s cost 49 cents! I did have some trouble with cravings when i had a beer so i asked my chemist if i could have the odd nicabate mini with out spoiling my progress so far and he said any thing is better then a smoke!!!Now i dont need them either wooh...

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