by Freebird
12 May 2006, 12:16
Forum: Glory Week
Topic: glory week over!
Replies: 12
Views: 235

glory week over!

<t>whew! Well, I made through glory week. Day six and seven were by far the easiest. It seems as though I'm at the point where my cravings are manageable. This probably sounds funny, but the only time I have a bad craving now is when I go on whyquit or freedom. I guess it's because it makes me think...
by Freebird
12 May 2006, 12:16
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: glory week over!
Replies: 12
Views: 40

glory week over!

<t>whew! Well, I made through glory week. Day six and seven were by far the easiest. It seems as though I'm at the point where my cravings are manageable. This probably sounds funny, but the only time I have a bad craving now is when I go on whyquit or freedom. I guess it's because it makes me think...
by Freebird
10 May 2006, 06:37
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Freedom . . . again
Replies: 12
Views: 72

Freedom . . . again

<t>I forgot to add. The similarity between each time I start smoking again is simple. <br/> <br/> 1st time: broke up with my highschool girlfriend. started to party <br/> 2nd time: was finished with basic and had new found freedom. started to party <br/> 3rd time: just finish a deployment to Kosovo ...
by Freebird
10 May 2006, 06:14
Forum: Reasons to Quit
Topic: Freedom . . . again
Replies: 12
Views: 207

Freedom . . . again

<t>I'm 28 years old and I began smoking at 15. I never really had a problem with quitting smoking. Don't get me wrong, it was extremely tough. This is the fourth time I've quit. The first time I quit was a a couple of years before I joined the army. I quit for about 4 months. The second time wasn't ...
by Freebird
10 May 2006, 06:14
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Freedom . . . again
Replies: 12
Views: 72

Freedom . . . again

<t>I'm 28 years old and I began smoking at 15. I never really had a problem with quitting smoking. Don't get me wrong, it was extremely tough. This is the fourth time I've quit. The first time I quit was a a couple of years before I joined the army. I quit for about 4 months. The second time wasn't ...
by Freebird
17 Sep 2002, 05:52
Forum: Stats Parade
Topic: Monday's - I feel like a parade - parade : )
Replies: 12
Views: 64

Monday's - I feel like a parade - parade : )

<r><COLOR color="#0033FF"><s>[color=#0033FF]</s><SIZE size="140"><s>[size=140]</s>THANKS FOR THE PARADE PHOENIX! Today I feel like celebrating because today is ONE WEEK for me.... yea! And I sure like your Litter Box trick ......if I had a cat I'd be sure to use it! <IMG height="19" src="http://sc.c...
by Freebird
17 Oct 2001, 12:37
Forum: Symptoms
Topic: My Visit to the Lung Doctor
Replies: 45
Views: 6.6K

My Visit to the Lung Doctor

<r><COLOR color="#FF0033"><s>[color=#FF0033]</s><SIZE size="120"><s>[size=120]</s>Thanks for sharing this past post with us Linda. I'm so sorry that you had to go through this scare but Tom and the rest of us can learn from your experience. I had no idea that cigarettes had chemicals in them that ac...
by Freebird
17 Oct 2001, 12:37
Forum: Questions
Topic: My Visit to the Lung Doctor
Replies: 38
Views: 2.9K

My Visit to the Lung Doctor

<r><COLOR color="#FF0033"><s>[color=#FF0033]</s><SIZE size="120"><s>[size=120]</s>Thanks for sharing this past post with us Linda. I'm so sorry that you had to go through this scare but Tom and the rest of us can learn from your experience. I had no idea that cigarettes had chemicals in them that ac...
by Freebird
31 Aug 2001, 06:12
Forum: Stats Parade
Topic: Thursday's POWER Stats Parade
Replies: 14
Views: 101

Thursday's POWER Stats Parade

<r><IMG height="153" src="http://content.communities.msn.com/_Secure/0RgAlAIwZ0oR2FNnIJ21*KZbxRGnULbi12xrHCYS39w7nka8GA1JzaBGveAETxA7YXQPFN!y47nUgZ11ibpOz1dRhx0If35YuftxiPv7IJG8/jofetti2.gif" width="113"><s>[img width="113" height="153"]</s>http://content.communities.msn.com/_Secure/0RgAlAIwZ0oR2FNn...
by Freebird
15 Aug 2001, 14:12
Forum: Fixation
Topic: Tell a newbie how how many seconds a day you still want a cigarette
Replies: 815
Views: 15.3K

Tell a newbie how how many seconds a day you still want a cigarette

<r><COLOR color="#FF0066"><s>[color=#FF0066]</s><SIZE size="120"><s>[size=120]</s>Well, I just read this post for the first time and it sure is encouraging! I've been nico-free for 2 weeks, 1 day and now only have 4 or 5 urges each day. This is a definite improvement over the constant craves of the ...
by Freebird
15 Aug 2001, 14:12
Forum: General
Topic: Tell a newbie how how many seconds a day you still want a cigarette
Replies: 834
Views: 3.8K

Tell a newbie how how many seconds a day you still want a cigarette

<r><COLOR color="#FF0066"><s>[color=#FF0066]</s><SIZE size="120"><s>[size=120]</s>Well, I just read this post for the first time and it sure is encouraging! I've been nico-free for 2 weeks, 1 day and now only have 4 or 5 urges each day. This is a definite improvement over the constant craves of the ...
by Freebird
15 Aug 2001, 14:12
Forum:
Topic: Tell a newbie how how many seconds a day you still want a cigarette
Replies: 830
Views: 0

Tell a newbie how how many seconds a day you still want a cigarette

<r><COLOR color="#FF0066"><s>[color=#FF0066]</s><SIZE size="120"><s>[size=120]</s>Well, I just read this post for the first time and it sure is encouraging! I've been nico-free for 2 weeks, 1 day and now only have 4 or 5 urges each day. This is a definite improvement over the constant craves of the ...
by Freebird
15 Aug 2001, 14:12
Forum:
Topic: Tell a newbie how how many seconds a day you still want a cigarette
Replies: 833
Views: 0

Tell a newbie how how many seconds a day you still want a cigarette

<r><COLOR color="#FF0066"><s>[color=#FF0066]</s><SIZE size="120"><s>[size=120]</s>Well, I just read this post for the first time and it sure is encouraging! I've been nico-free for 2 weeks, 1 day and now only have 4 or 5 urges each day. This is a definite improvement over the constant craves of the ...
by Freebird
15 Aug 2001, 14:12
Forum: Encouragement/Support
Topic: Tell a newbie how how many seconds a day you still want a cigarette
Replies: 803
Views: 143.2K

Tell a newbie how how many seconds a day you still want a cigarette

<r><COLOR color="#FF0066"><s>[color=#FF0066]</s><SIZE size="120"><s>[size=120]</s>Well, I just read this post for the first time and it sure is encouraging! I've been nico-free for 2 weeks, 1 day and now only have 4 or 5 urges each day. This is a definite improvement over the constant craves of the ...
by Freebird
15 Aug 2001, 14:12
Forum:
Topic: Tell a newbie how how many seconds a day you still want a cigarette
Replies: 833
Views: 1

Tell a newbie how how many seconds a day you still want a cigarette

<r><COLOR color="#FF0066"><s>[color=#FF0066]</s><SIZE size="120"><s>[size=120]</s>Well, I just read this post for the first time and it sure is encouraging! I've been nico-free for 2 weeks, 1 day and now only have 4 or 5 urges each day. This is a definite improvement over the constant craves of the ...
by Freebird
07 Aug 2001, 14:10
Forum: Reasons to Quit
Topic: Closet Smokers
Replies: 7
Views: 317

Closet Smokers

Joel, thanks for bringing up this post for me. It really helped! I've printed it out and will read it often. I don't know if I can take your advice here about "confessing" but I'll think about it!
Judy