by Skylark0
07 Sep 2006, 21:02
Forum: General
Topic: SMOKE FREE PARADE
Replies: 27
Views: 122

SMOKE FREE PARADE

Today I walked straight past the bench in the park I used to stop at on my way into work to smoke my ast cigarette of the morning and didn't even think about it 'till now.

Nice one RealMarino.

Amanda x
by Skylark0
07 Sep 2006, 21:02
Forum:
Topic: SMOKE FREE PARADE
Replies: 26
Views: 0

SMOKE FREE PARADE

Today I walked straight past the bench in the park I used to stop at on my way into work to smoke my ast cigarette of the morning and didn't even think about it 'till now.

Nice one RealMarino.

Amanda x
by Skylark0
07 Sep 2006, 04:57
Forum: 1st Post - Diary
Topic: 1ST Post: How Good Does This Feel !!!
Replies: 33
Views: 214

1ST Post: How Good Does This Feel !!!

<r>Hello Diary <br/> <br/> Thought it was about time I updated you. It will be 8 weeks tomorrow! <br/> <br/> The past 2 weeks have been hardest of all. At no time have I felt tempted to buy cigarettes or have one of someone else's but the "I could fancy a cigarette now" thoughts have been very stron...
by Skylark0
07 Sep 2006, 04:57
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: 1ST Post: How Good Does This Feel !!!
Replies: 33
Views: 165

1ST Post: How Good Does This Feel !!!

<r>Hello Diary <br/> <br/> Thought it was about time I updated you. It will be 8 weeks tomorrow! <br/> <br/> The past 2 weeks have been hardest of all. At no time have I felt tempted to buy cigarettes or have one of someone else's but the "I could fancy a cigarette now" thoughts have been very stron...
by Skylark0
05 Sep 2006, 05:29
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: My first post
Replies: 128
Views: 1.8K

My first post

<r>Hi Robin <br/> <br/> I second what Beth said - I also look forward to your posts! <br/> <br/> You said: <br/> <br/> <SIZE size="80"><s>[size=80]</s><FONT font="ARIAL"><s>[font=ARIAL]</s><B><s>[b]</s><I><s>[i]</s>"I still feel like somethings missing from my life or like I've lost a very close fri...
by Skylark0
05 Sep 2006, 05:29
Forum: 1st Post - Diary
Topic: My first post
Replies: 113
Views: 370

My first post

<r>Hi Robin <br/> <br/> I second what Beth said - I also look forward to your posts! <br/> <br/> You said: <br/> <br/> <SIZE size="80"><s>[size=80]</s><FONT font="ARIAL"><s>[font=ARIAL]</s><B><s>[b]</s><I><s>[i]</s>"I still feel like somethings missing from my life or like I've lost a very close fri...
by Skylark0
05 Sep 2006, 05:29
Forum:
Topic: My first post
Replies: 112
Views: 0

My first post

<r>Hi Robin <br/> <br/> I second what Beth said - I also look forward to your posts! <br/> <br/> You said: <br/> <br/> <SIZE size="80"><s>[size=80]</s><FONT font="ARIAL"><s>[font=ARIAL]</s><B><s>[b]</s><I><s>[i]</s>"I still feel like somethings missing from my life or like I've lost a very close fri...
by Skylark0
04 Sep 2006, 06:23
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: "You Were a Lot Healthier Before You quit Smoking!"
Replies: 68
Views: 5.3K

"You Were a Lot Healthier Before You quit Smoking!"

<r>Thanks for bringing this string up Steve - I have only just found it but I'm glad I did. I feel a little better now. At 7 weeks into my quit I had begun to experience some new unexpected symptoms and <COLOR color="#999900"><s>[color=#999900]</s><COLOR color="#000000"><s>[color=#000000]</s>it is c...
by Skylark0
04 Sep 2006, 06:23
Forum: My New Life ...
Topic: "You Were a Lot Healthier Before You quit Smoking!"
Replies: 93
Views: 37.0K

"You Were a Lot Healthier Before You quit Smoking!"

<r>Thanks for bringing this string up Steve - I have only just found it but I'm glad I did. I feel a little better now. At 7 weeks into my quit I had begun to experience some new unexpected symptoms and <COLOR color="#999900"><s>[color=#999900]</s><COLOR color="#000000"><s>[color=#000000]</s>it is c...
by Skylark0
04 Sep 2006, 06:23
Forum:
Topic: "You Were a Lot Healthier Before You quit Smoking!"
Replies: 92
Views: 0

"You Were a Lot Healthier Before You quit Smoking!"

<r>Thanks for bringing this string up Steve - I have only just found it but I'm glad I did. I feel a little better now. At 7 weeks into my quit I had begun to experience some new unexpected symptoms and <COLOR color="#999900"><s>[color=#999900]</s><COLOR color="#000000"><s>[color=#000000]</s>it is c...
by Skylark0
01 Sep 2006, 02:56
Forum:
Topic: 2 years
Replies: 9
Views: 0

2 years

Thanks Nathan

These messages from the future, from those who have been here, experienced what we are experiencing, know how we feel and have subsequently arrived at comfort are the best.

Amanda x
6 and a half weeks
by Skylark0
01 Sep 2006, 02:56
Forum: General
Topic: 2 years
Replies: 10
Views: 53

2 years

Thanks Nathan

These messages from the future, from those who have been here, experienced what we are experiencing, know how we feel and have subsequently arrived at comfort are the best.

Amanda x
6 and a half weeks
by Skylark0
30 Aug 2006, 02:56
Forum:
Topic: Normal depressive reaction or a real organic depressive episode
Replies: 153
Views: 0

Normal depressive reaction or a real organic depressive episode

<r>Please could any oldbies who have experienced depression as a symptom of their quit give me some help? This is a new emotion to me. Fortunately, I have never suffered from depression before in my life (I am 44). I am 7 weeks into my quit and everything has gone well so far in that I have dealt wi...
by Skylark0
30 Aug 2006, 02:56
Forum: Emotional Loss
Topic: Normal depressive reaction or a real organic depressive episode
Replies: 154
Views: 4.6K

Normal depressive reaction or a real organic depressive episode

<r>Please could any oldbies who have experienced depression as a symptom of their quit give me some help? This is a new emotion to me. Fortunately, I have never suffered from depression before in my life (I am 44). I am 7 weeks into my quit and everything has gone well so far in that I have dealt wi...
by Skylark0
30 Aug 2006, 02:56
Forum: Emotions
Topic: Normal depressive reaction or a real organic depressive episode
Replies: 39
Views: 17.9K

Normal depressive reaction or a real organic depressive episode

<r>Please could any oldbies who have experienced depression as a symptom of their quit give me some help? This is a new emotion to me. Fortunately, I have never suffered from depression before in my life (I am 44). I am 7 weeks into my quit and everything has gone well so far in that I have dealt wi...
by Skylark0
29 Aug 2006, 03:56
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: My 1st Post and Journal
Replies: 46
Views: 196

My 1st Post and Journal

Great stuff Mark - well done. Congratulations to you both on both!

A x
by Skylark0
29 Aug 2006, 03:56
Forum: 1st Post - Diary
Topic: My 1st Post and Journal
Replies: 46
Views: 155

My 1st Post and Journal

Great stuff Mark - well done. Congratulations to you both on both!

A x
by Skylark0
26 Aug 2006, 12:06
Forum: General
Topic: PARADE: "I knew I was no longer a smoker when..."
Replies: 13
Views: 61

PARADE: "I knew I was no longer a smoker when..."

<r>Please join me in sharing an experience that made you realise or underpinned the fact that you are a different person now, your life is different, <B><s>[b]</s>you are no longer a smoker. <e>[/b]</e></B> <B><s>[b]</s><SIZE size="120"><s>[size=120]</s>Not a physical symptom, but an experience.<e>[...
by Skylark0
26 Aug 2006, 05:06
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Keep it SIMPLE Parade
Replies: 60
Views: 392

Keep it SIMPLE Parade

<r>Amanda <br/> <CENTER><s>[center]</s> <COLOR color="#66FFFF"><s>[color=#66FFFF]</s><SIZE size="180"><s>[size=180]</s><FONT font="VERDANA, GENEVA, ARIAL, SANS-SERIF"><s>[font=VERDANA, GENEVA, ARIAL, SANS-SERIF]</s><B><s>[b]</s>One month<e>[/b]</e></B></FONT></SIZE><e>[/color]</e></COLOR><i>[/size][...
by Skylark0
26 Aug 2006, 05:06
Forum: Stats Parade
Topic: Keep it SIMPLE Parade
Replies: 61
Views: 366

Keep it SIMPLE Parade

<r>Amanda <br/> <CENTER><s>[center]</s> <COLOR color="#66FFFF"><s>[color=#66FFFF]</s><SIZE size="180"><s>[size=180]</s><FONT font="VERDANA, GENEVA, ARIAL, SANS-SERIF"><s>[font=VERDANA, GENEVA, ARIAL, SANS-SERIF]</s><B><s>[b]</s>One month<e>[/b]</e></B></FONT></SIZE><e>[/color]</e></COLOR><i>[/size][...
by Skylark0
26 Aug 2006, 05:06
Forum:
Topic: Keep it SIMPLE Parade
Replies: 60
Views: 0

Keep it SIMPLE Parade

<r>Amanda <br/> <CENTER><s>[center]</s> <COLOR color="#66FFFF"><s>[color=#66FFFF]</s><SIZE size="180"><s>[size=180]</s><FONT font="VERDANA, GENEVA, ARIAL, SANS-SERIF"><s>[font=VERDANA, GENEVA, ARIAL, SANS-SERIF]</s><B><s>[b]</s>One month<e>[/b]</e></B></FONT></SIZE><e>[/color]</e></COLOR><i>[/size][...
by Skylark0
26 Aug 2006, 04:10
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: 1st post as a free man
Replies: 7
Views: 19

1st post as a free man

<t>Hi Ezra and welcome! <br/> <br/> You have made an excellent decision - 2 excellent decisions infact, the second being joining "Freedom"! Apart from the priceless education you have already benefitted from it is a great source of support and motivation in what is undoubtedly a serious challenge fo...
by Skylark0
26 Aug 2006, 04:10
Forum: 1st Post - Diary
Topic: 1st post as a free man
Replies: 7
Views: 36

1st post as a free man

<t>Hi Ezra and welcome! <br/> <br/> You have made an excellent decision - 2 excellent decisions infact, the second being joining "Freedom"! Apart from the priceless education you have already benefitted from it is a great source of support and motivation in what is undoubtedly a serious challenge fo...
by Skylark0
26 Aug 2006, 04:04
Forum:
Topic: Becoming An Ex-Smoker
Replies: 43
Views: 0

Becoming An Ex-Smoker

I sometimes think there is magic going on here. I was having a bad evening, posted about it then read this string which had gone to the top of the list from the beginning of the string and much of it spoke directly to me. It is magic!

Ax
by Skylark0
26 Aug 2006, 04:04
Forum:
Topic: Becoming An Ex-Smoker
Replies: 43
Views: 0

Becoming An Ex-Smoker

I sometimes think there is magic going on here. I was having a bad evening, posted about it then read this string which had gone to the top of the list from the beginning of the string and much of it spoke directly to me. It is magic!

Ax