by Tubes GOLD
08 Apr 2004, 01:19
Forum: Stats Parade
Topic: Favorite Post Parade
Replies: 27
Views: 337

Favorite Post Parade

<t>Lorraine: <br/> <br/> Can I have two favorites? <br/> <br/> Monster Under the Bed <br/> Acceptance <br/> <br/> Those two posts helped me a great deal during a period of time that I was struggling <br/> just to keep breathing in and out. Reading them helped my to stop and think about <br/> my quit...
by Tubes GOLD
08 Apr 2004, 01:19
Forum: Stats Parade
Topic: Favorite Post Parade
Replies: 27
Views: 119

Favorite Post Parade

<t>Lorraine: <br/> <br/> Can I have two favorites? <br/> <br/> Monster Under the Bed <br/> Acceptance <br/> <br/> Those two posts helped me a great deal during a period of time that I was struggling <br/> just to keep breathing in and out. Reading them helped my to stop and think about <br/> my quit...
by Tubes GOLD
08 Apr 2004, 01:16
Forum:
Topic: Other peoples impressions of your quit
Replies: 22
Views: 0

Other peoples impressions of your quit

<r>Lee: <br/> <br/> Premature Congratulations on your upcoming <COLOR color="#006600"><s>[color=#006600]</s><B><s>[b]</s>GREENNESS<e>[/b]</e></B><e>[/color]</e></COLOR>. <br/> <br/> Looks like everyone has had similar experiences with smokers and never-smokers <br/> when it comes to their reactions ...
by Tubes GOLD
08 Apr 2004, 01:16
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Other peoples impressions of your quit
Replies: 23
Views: 305

Other peoples impressions of your quit

<r>Lee: <br/> <br/> Premature Congratulations on your upcoming <COLOR color="#006600"><s>[color=#006600]</s><B><s>[b]</s>GREENNESS<e>[/b]</e></B><e>[/color]</e></COLOR>. <br/> <br/> Looks like everyone has had similar experiences with smokers and never-smokers <br/> when it comes to their reactions ...
by Tubes GOLD
31 Mar 2004, 05:51
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Too Much Talk from a Stranger?
Replies: 34
Views: 184

Too Much Talk from a Stranger?

<r>Janet: <br/> <br/> Hello, you good oldtimer you. Thanks for the suggestion for discussion thread. <br/> <br/> <I><s>[i]</s><COLOR color="#0033CC"><s>[color=#0033CC]</s>Me, I appear and disappear depending upon what else is going on in my life.<e>[/color]</e></COLOR><e>[/i]</e></I> <br/> <I><s>[i]...
by Tubes GOLD
31 Mar 2004, 05:51
Forum: My New Life ...
Topic: Too Much Talk from a Stranger?
Replies: 34
Views: 166

Too Much Talk from a Stranger?

<r>Janet: <br/> <br/> Hello, you good oldtimer you. Thanks for the suggestion for discussion thread. <br/> <br/> <I><s>[i]</s><COLOR color="#0033CC"><s>[color=#0033CC]</s>Me, I appear and disappear depending upon what else is going on in my life.<e>[/color]</e></COLOR><e>[/i]</e></I> <br/> <I><s>[i]...
by Tubes GOLD
19 Mar 2004, 00:58
Forum: Quitting Methods & Nicotine Products
Topic: NRT And Motorcycling?
Replies: 8
Views: 487

NRT And Motorcycling?

<r>I found this link to a string I started last year while still living in South Korea. <br/> At the time I wrote a letter to the editor and John replied back with some hints <br/> and tips about writing such a letter. <br/> <br/> Kay , this one is for you: <URL url="http://www.msnusers.com/FreedomF...
by Tubes GOLD
19 Mar 2004, 00:58
Forum:
Topic: NRT And Motorcycling?
Replies: 7
Views: 0

NRT And Motorcycling?

<r>I found this link to a string I started last year while still living in South Korea. <br/> At the time I wrote a letter to the editor and John replied back with some hints <br/> and tips about writing such a letter. <br/> <br/> Kay , this one is for you: <URL url="http://www.msnusers.com/FreedomF...
by Tubes GOLD
19 Mar 2004, 00:58
Forum: Quitting Aids
Topic: NRT And Motorcycling?
Replies: 8
Views: 271

NRT And Motorcycling?

<r>I found this link to a string I started last year while still living in South Korea. <br/> At the time I wrote a letter to the editor and John replied back with some hints <br/> and tips about writing such a letter. <br/> <br/> Kay , this one is for you: <URL url="http://www.msnusers.com/FreedomF...
by Tubes GOLD
24 Feb 2004, 20:58
Forum: Glory Week
Topic: GLORY WEEK!!!
Replies: 8
Views: 70

GLORY WEEK!!!

<t>Attention! Attention! Another Glory Week Graduate is in the house!! <br/> <br/> Congratulations Darla! Successfully completing Glory Week is just one of a series <br/> of milestones that you can achieve if you stay nicotine free a day at a time. Before <br/> you know it you will be one week and o...
by Tubes GOLD
24 Feb 2004, 20:58
Forum:
Topic: GLORY WEEK!!!
Replies: 7
Views: 0

GLORY WEEK!!!

<t>Attention! Attention! Another Glory Week Graduate is in the house!! <br/> <br/> Congratulations Darla! Successfully completing Glory Week is just one of a series <br/> of milestones that you can achieve if you stay nicotine free a day at a time. Before <br/> you know it you will be one week and o...
by Tubes GOLD
09 Feb 2004, 20:14
Forum: Physical
Topic: Wendy's healing
Replies: 3
Views: 917

the cravings

<r>Wendy: <br/> <br/> Welcome to FREEDOM and Congratulations on completion of Glory Week!! <br/> <br/> I hope that you are documenting your thoughts, feelings and emotions as you start <br/> out on this journey. It becomes a powerful tool to help in the days, weeks and <br/> months ahead to look bac...
by Tubes GOLD
09 Feb 2004, 20:14
Forum: Glory Week
Topic: the cravings
Replies: 3
Views: 34

the cravings

<r>Wendy: <br/> <br/> Welcome to FREEDOM and Congratulations on completion of Glory Week!! <br/> <br/> I hope that you are documenting your thoughts, feelings and emotions as you start <br/> out on this journey. It becomes a powerful tool to help in the days, weeks and <br/> months ahead to look bac...
by Tubes GOLD
04 Feb 2004, 03:08
Forum: Milestones
Topic: Tubes Is GOLD!
Replies: 30
Views: 104

Tubes Is GOLD!

<t>Thanks everyone for the well wishes. Celebrating my new GOLD Status has been <br/> great but celebrating with all of you makes it that much more special.. Even though <br/> I may not post that often now I am continually "lurking" and reading the posts from <br/> from all of the new people. <br/> ...
by Tubes GOLD
03 Feb 2004, 10:22
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Tubes Is GOLD!
Replies: 30
Views: 165

Tubes Is GOLD!

<t>Hello Freedomites: <br/> <br/> I thought it would never happen to me. Somehow, I thought I was different. I could <br/> not ever stay smoke free for any length of time, let alone one year. <br/> <br/> But here it is one year later and even though I have had my moments I have not <br/> found it ne...
by Tubes GOLD
30 Jan 2004, 21:07
Forum: Help Me - SOS
Topic: Having some hardcore cravings
Replies: 5
Views: 222

Having some hardcore cravings

<r>Rus: <br/> <br/> Here is a post I had concerning the "machine gun" craves. As usual, the folks <br/> here at Freedom responded wonderfully with additional advice and reading material. <br/> <br/> <URL url="http://www.msnusers.com/FreedomFromTobaccoQuitSmokingNow/cravingsurges.msnw?action=get_mess...
by Tubes GOLD
28 Jan 2004, 07:55
Forum:
Topic: Question for "oldbies"
Replies: 11
Views: 0

Question for "oldbies"

<r>Bob: <br/> <br/> Here is a parade link I thought you might find useful: <br/> <br/> <URL url="http://www.msnusers.com/FreedomFromTobaccoQuitSmokingNow/myfirstpost1.msnw?action=get_message&mview=0&ID_Message=78465"><s>[url=http://www.msnusers.com/FreedomFromTobaccoQuitSmokingNow/myfirstpos...
by Tubes GOLD
17 Jan 2004, 01:31
Forum: Help Me - SOS
Topic: Very Depressed
Replies: 15
Views: 272

Very Depressed

<r>Jane: <br/> <br/> First of all let me say that one of the things we do not do here at Freedom is dispense <br/> medical advice. With that said, I think the most important thing you could do is <br/> contact your doctor right away if you are not feeling well. He/She can better answer <br/> any que...
by Tubes GOLD
21 Nov 2003, 02:33
Forum: Stats Parade
Topic: Great American Smokeout Welcoming Parade
Replies: 34
Views: 135

Great American Smokeout Welcoming Parade

<t>John: <br/> <br/> Thanks for the Parade. <br/> <br/> I remember well all of the years I would get through most of the day and then <br/> realize it was The Great American Smokeout. "Oh well", I would say to myself <br/> and continue smoking, thinking I had missed out on the spirit of the celebrat...
by Tubes GOLD
05 Nov 2003, 03:40
Forum: Stats Parade
Topic: Tuesday's Parade of Smiles
Replies: 43
Views: 316

Tuesday's Parade of Smiles

<t>Marty: <br/> <br/> So many things to smile about: <br/> <br/> Did not wake up with a dirt blanket this morning... <br/> I can breathe in and out all day long with electro-mechanical assistance..... <br/> Nine months of Freedom...WooHoo!...... <br/> And if the sun stays out I can go for a short sc...
by Tubes GOLD
05 Sep 2003, 01:50
Forum:
Topic: Where are you from?
Replies: 815
Views: 0

Where are you from?

<t>Hello Freedomites: <br/> <br/> For the past three months I have been living in Seoul, South Korea, and only <br/> recently have returned back home to Pinckney, Michigan, just north of Ann Arbor, <br/> home of the University of Michigan. <br/> <br/> Man, it is good to be home.... <br/> <br/> Tubes...
by Tubes GOLD
05 Sep 2003, 01:50
Forum: Getting Around
Topic: Where are you from?
Replies: 815
Views: 22.2K

Where are you from?

<t>Hello Freedomites: <br/> <br/> For the past three months I have been living in Seoul, South Korea, and only <br/> recently have returned back home to Pinckney, Michigan, just north of Ann Arbor, <br/> home of the University of Michigan. <br/> <br/> Man, it is good to be home.... <br/> <br/> Tubes...
by Tubes GOLD
05 Sep 2003, 01:50
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Where are you from?
Replies: 980
Views: 24.6K

Where are you from?

<t>Hello Freedomites: <br/> <br/> For the past three months I have been living in Seoul, South Korea, and only <br/> recently have returned back home to Pinckney, Michigan, just north of Ann Arbor, <br/> home of the University of Michigan. <br/> <br/> Man, it is good to be home.... <br/> <br/> Tubes...
by Tubes GOLD
03 Sep 2003, 19:35
Forum:
Topic: This is getting scary
Replies: 27
Views: 0

This is getting scary

<t>Lorna: <br/> <br/> Looks like you have been given some good advice here from some of the <br/> Freedom members. As you indicated in your post perhaps just an opportunity <br/> to vent your thoughts and feelings may be all that was needed. <br/> <br/> I have had some experience with that small voi...
by Tubes GOLD
17 Aug 2003, 20:49
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Back To The USA
Replies: 4
Views: 13

Back To The USA

<t>Hello Freedomites: <br/> <br/> Just a note to let everyone know that today is my last day here in South Korea <br/> and that tomorrow I shall be returning home to the good ole USofA and the <br/> great state of Michigan. I will be incommunicado for a couple of days until I <br/> get my home PC ba...