by AidaSaba1
30 Jul 2004, 11:47
Forum: Glory Week
Topic: Will this get better?
Replies: 103
Views: 1.4K

Will this get better?

<t>The only thing that keeps me going is the hope and faith that it will get better. Right now its not as miserable as it was the first two weeks, but it is irritating. Believe it or not, I do miss having those few cigarette with a glass of wine at night after everyone goes to bed. I know that I wil...
by AidaSaba1
30 Jul 2004, 11:47
Forum:
Topic: Will this get better?
Replies: 102
Views: 0

Will this get better?

<t>The only thing that keeps me going is the hope and faith that it will get better. Right now its not as miserable as it was the first two weeks, but it is irritating. Believe it or not, I do miss having those few cigarette with a glass of wine at night after everyone goes to bed. I know that I wil...
by AidaSaba1
30 Jul 2004, 11:47
Forum: Physical
Topic: Will this get better?
Replies: 31
Views: 11.1K

Will this get better?

<t>The only thing that keeps me going is the hope and faith that it will get better. Right now its not as miserable as it was the first two weeks, but it is irritating. Believe it or not, I do miss having those few cigarette with a glass of wine at night after everyone goes to bed. I know that I wil...
by AidaSaba1
30 Jul 2004, 06:52
Forum: Encouragement/Support
Topic: Patience
Replies: 66
Views: 14.5K

Patience

<t>You give us hope. Thank you. I am determined never to take another puff for as long as I live. But, I have also resigned to the fact that perhaps I will struggle my addiction to nicotine for the rest of my life. At least this is how i feel . I must confess that I do miss having a cigarette with a...
by AidaSaba1
30 Jul 2004, 06:52
Forum: Advice 4 Newbies
Topic: Patience
Replies: 155
Views: 5.7K

Patience

<t>You give us hope. Thank you. I am determined never to take another puff for as long as I live. But, I have also resigned to the fact that perhaps I will struggle my addiction to nicotine for the rest of my life. At least this is how i feel . I must confess that I do miss having a cigarette with a...
by AidaSaba1
30 Jul 2004, 06:52
Forum:
Topic: Patience
Replies: 154
Views: 1

Patience

<t>You give us hope. Thank you. I am determined never to take another puff for as long as I live. But, I have also resigned to the fact that perhaps I will struggle my addiction to nicotine for the rest of my life. At least this is how i feel . I must confess that I do miss having a cigarette with a...
by AidaSaba1
30 Jul 2004, 03:56
Forum:
Topic: Turning the Corner... Acceptance
Replies: 179
Views: 0

Turning the Corner... Acceptance

<t>What a post!!! Thank you. Enjoyed reading it and reminicing over what it is that I really miss about smoking cigarettes. Then, what it is that I would miss if I envision myself back to smoking. <br/> <br/> It really pays to read this post. Thank you OBOB. <br/> <br/> Aida <br/> <br/> 1 month, 2 w...
by AidaSaba1
30 Jul 2004, 03:56
Forum: Emotional Loss
Topic: Turning the Corner... Acceptance
Replies: 180
Views: 5.5K

Turning the Corner... Acceptance

<t>What a post!!! Thank you. Enjoyed reading it and reminicing over what it is that I really miss about smoking cigarettes. Then, what it is that I would miss if I envision myself back to smoking. <br/> <br/> It really pays to read this post. Thank you OBOB. <br/> <br/> Aida <br/> <br/> 1 month, 2 w...
by AidaSaba1
30 Jul 2004, 03:56
Forum: Emotions
Topic: Turning the Corner... Acceptance
Replies: 122
Views: 19.6K

Turning the Corner... Acceptance

<t>What a post!!! Thank you. Enjoyed reading it and reminicing over what it is that I really miss about smoking cigarettes. Then, what it is that I would miss if I envision myself back to smoking. <br/> <br/> It really pays to read this post. Thank you OBOB. <br/> <br/> Aida <br/> <br/> 1 month, 2 w...
by AidaSaba1
28 Jul 2004, 06:14
Forum: Relapse Prevention
Topic: I actually lost weight!
Replies: 36
Views: 1.7K

I actually lost weight!

<t>This is an excellent thread because many people are reluctant to quit in fear of weight gain. <br/> As for me, I really just ate a lot of carrots the first week. Literally three or four bags full of carrots. Then I switched to grapes, then watermelon, etc. Without exageration, I ate one half wate...
by AidaSaba1
28 Jul 2004, 06:14
Forum:
Topic: I actually lost weight!
Replies: 35
Views: 0

I actually lost weight!

<t>This is an excellent thread because many people are reluctant to quit in fear of weight gain. <br/> As for me, I really just ate a lot of carrots the first week. Literally three or four bags full of carrots. Then I switched to grapes, then watermelon, etc. Without exageration, I ate one half wate...
by AidaSaba1
28 Jul 2004, 06:14
Forum: Weight Control
Topic: I actually lost weight!
Replies: 36
Views: 788

I actually lost weight!

<t>This is an excellent thread because many people are reluctant to quit in fear of weight gain. <br/> As for me, I really just ate a lot of carrots the first week. Literally three or four bags full of carrots. Then I switched to grapes, then watermelon, etc. Without exageration, I ate one half wate...
by AidaSaba1
27 Jul 2004, 11:30
Forum: Addiction
Topic: Nicotine vs. Heroin
Replies: 39
Views: 1.9K

Nicotine vs. Heroin

I love that saying. One is too many, a thousand is not enough" How true.

Frank, thank you for this lovely thread. Its inspiring.

Aida

one month free and going.
by AidaSaba1
27 Jul 2004, 11:30
Forum: Dependency
Topic: Nicotine vs. Heroin
Replies: 39
Views: 7.6K

Nicotine vs. Heroin

I love that saying. One is too many, a thousand is not enough" How true.

Frank, thank you for this lovely thread. Its inspiring.

Aida

one month free and going.
by AidaSaba1
27 Jul 2004, 11:30
Forum:
Topic: Nicotine vs. Heroin
Replies: 38
Views: 0

Nicotine vs. Heroin

I love that saying. One is too many, a thousand is not enough" How true.

Frank, thank you for this lovely thread. Its inspiring.

Aida

one month free and going.
by AidaSaba1
27 Jul 2004, 11:22
Forum: Planning to Quit
Topic: Because Now it Really Hurts!
Replies: 82
Views: 929

Because Now it Really Hurts!

<t>Don't forget to mention the excruciating toothaches and the painfull treatment of bad teeth steming from and directly linked to smoking. Far better to undergo the pain of withdrawal than to lie down on the dentist chair, with your mouth wide open and a drill pushing its way down your tooth to cle...
by AidaSaba1
27 Jul 2004, 11:22
Forum:
Topic: Because Now it Really Hurts!
Replies: 81
Views: 0

Because Now it Really Hurts!

<t>Don't forget to mention the excruciating toothaches and the painfull treatment of bad teeth steming from and directly linked to smoking. Far better to undergo the pain of withdrawal than to lie down on the dentist chair, with your mouth wide open and a drill pushing its way down your tooth to cle...
by AidaSaba1
27 Jul 2004, 11:22
Forum: Planning
Topic: Because Now it Really Hurts!
Replies: 25
Views: 3.2K

Because Now it Really Hurts!

<t>Don't forget to mention the excruciating toothaches and the painfull treatment of bad teeth steming from and directly linked to smoking. Far better to undergo the pain of withdrawal than to lie down on the dentist chair, with your mouth wide open and a drill pushing its way down your tooth to cle...
by AidaSaba1
17 Jul 2004, 23:28
Forum:
Topic: I Want "Something"
Replies: 132
Views: 0

I Want "Something"

<t>Dave <br/> I couldn't say it any better. This is it. There is something that is not there. What is it for heaven's sake? Have not our bodies already adjusted to nicotine deprivation? I even feel that "void" when I am visiting people. I just get bored during the gap that was filled by going out an...
by AidaSaba1
17 Jul 2004, 23:28
Forum: My New Life ...
Topic: I Want "Something"
Replies: 132
Views: 6.1K

I Want "Something"

<t>Dave <br/> I couldn't say it any better. This is it. There is something that is not there. What is it for heaven's sake? Have not our bodies already adjusted to nicotine deprivation? I even feel that "void" when I am visiting people. I just get bored during the gap that was filled by going out an...
by AidaSaba1
12 Jul 2004, 13:38
Forum:
Topic: How do you handle being with smokers?
Replies: 131
Views: 0

How do you handle being with smokers?

<t>I found that visualizing the truth helped me tremendously. When I got into a situation on the 4th of July celebration where I was around smokers, I honestly did not crave a cigarettes. However, I felt that I missed the time that we used to sit and smoke together with a glass of wine. I don't know...
by AidaSaba1
12 Jul 2004, 13:38
Forum: Prevent Relapse
Topic: How do you handle being with smokers?
Replies: 132
Views: 1.3K

How do you handle being with smokers?

<t>I found that visualizing the truth helped me tremendously. When I got into a situation on the 4th of July celebration where I was around smokers, I honestly did not crave a cigarettes. However, I felt that I missed the time that we used to sit and smoke together with a glass of wine. I don't know...
by AidaSaba1
12 Jul 2004, 13:38
Forum: Relapse Prevention
Topic: How do you handle being with smokers?
Replies: 125
Views: 7.1K

How do you handle being with smokers?

<t>I found that visualizing the truth helped me tremendously. When I got into a situation on the 4th of July celebration where I was around smokers, I honestly did not crave a cigarettes. However, I felt that I missed the time that we used to sit and smoke together with a glass of wine. I don't know...
by AidaSaba1
09 Jul 2004, 23:51
Forum:
Topic: Woo hoo! Made it!
Replies: 11
Views: 0

Woo hoo! Made it!

HAL,

CONGRATS!!!
The best is yet to come.

Aida
three weeks, four days free and healing; I have saved $249.83 and added 3 days to my life span by chosing not to smoke 892 cigarettes.
by AidaSaba1
09 Jul 2004, 23:51
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Woo hoo! Made it!
Replies: 12
Views: 48

Woo hoo! Made it!

HAL,

CONGRATS!!!
The best is yet to come.

Aida
three weeks, four days free and healing; I have saved $249.83 and added 3 days to my life span by chosing not to smoke 892 cigarettes.