by annD2121
12 Dec 2008, 11:40
Forum:
Topic: 2008 Accomplishment PARADE
Replies: 19
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2008 Accomplishment PARADE

<t>WhooHOO!! <br/> I can't believe it. I am FREE!!! <br/> Thanks for the parade. 2008 was a turning point for me <br/> <br/> .Ann - Free and Healing for Four Months, Twenty Six Days, 12 Hours and 38 Minutes, while extending my life expectancy 10 Days and 7 Hours, by avoiding the use of 2971 nicotine...
by annD2121
17 Nov 2008, 22:57
Forum: 1st Post - Diary
Topic: Day 9 for me and i know I'll make it!
Replies: 95
Views: 321

Day 9 for me and i know I'll make it!

<t>Wow Christine! Congratulations on the move. A smokefree move. I had to move with my job the last 10 years and I finally got to move back to my home base just last year. My husband doesn't smoke, so he noticed things right away that I didn't notice until I quit. The couch smelled "funny" as he nic...
by annD2121
15 Nov 2008, 01:14
Forum:
Topic: My first post
Replies: 69
Views: 0

My first post

<t>Just checking in to let you all know I am still nicotine free as I sneak up on my 4th month. Life is good, isn't it? <br/> <br/> Ann - Free and Healing for Three Months, Twenty Nine Days, 2 Hours and 14 Minutes, while extending my life expectancy 8 Days and 9 Hours, by avoiding the use of 2422 ni...
by annD2121
15 Nov 2008, 01:14
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: My first post
Replies: 70
Views: 292

My first post

<t>Just checking in to let you all know I am still nicotine free as I sneak up on my 4th month. Life is good, isn't it? <br/> <br/> Ann - Free and Healing for Three Months, Twenty Nine Days, 2 Hours and 14 Minutes, while extending my life expectancy 8 Days and 9 Hours, by avoiding the use of 2422 ni...
by annD2121
15 Nov 2008, 01:14
Forum: 1st Post - Diary
Topic: My first post
Replies: 70
Views: 385

My first post

<t>Just checking in to let you all know I am still nicotine free as I sneak up on my 4th month. Life is good, isn't it? <br/> <br/> Ann - Free and Healing for Three Months, Twenty Nine Days, 2 Hours and 14 Minutes, while extending my life expectancy 8 Days and 9 Hours, by avoiding the use of 2422 ni...
by annD2121
17 Oct 2008, 08:38
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: My first post
Replies: 70
Views: 292

My first post

<t>Thanks for all the posts, Theresa, CW, Jenna, and Gump! <br/> <br/> There have been some days that this has been easier than I thought and others when it is not so easy, but doable. Being nicotine free has changed my life completely. There is no waiting to go smoke, no panic to go smoke before a ...
by annD2121
17 Oct 2008, 08:38
Forum: 1st Post - Diary
Topic: My first post
Replies: 70
Views: 385

My first post

<t>Thanks for all the posts, Theresa, CW, Jenna, and Gump! <br/> <br/> There have been some days that this has been easier than I thought and others when it is not so easy, but doable. Being nicotine free has changed my life completely. There is no waiting to go smoke, no panic to go smoke before a ...
by annD2121
16 Oct 2008, 22:22
Forum:
Topic: My first post
Replies: 69
Views: 0

My first post

<t>WHOO HOO!!!! <br/> I AM Bronze!!!!!! <br/> <br/> This is a BIG Thing for me!!! NO NICOTINE FOR 3 MONTHS!!! IF I CAN DO IT AFTER 30 YEARS, THERE ARE OTHER LURKERS OUT THERE THAT CAN DO THIS TOO. <br/> <br/> Thank you to all my QS's and QB's and especially thank you JoeJ for keeping me on the right...
by annD2121
16 Oct 2008, 22:22
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: My first post
Replies: 70
Views: 292

My first post

<t>WHOO HOO!!!! <br/> I AM Bronze!!!!!! <br/> <br/> This is a BIG Thing for me!!! NO NICOTINE FOR 3 MONTHS!!! IF I CAN DO IT AFTER 30 YEARS, THERE ARE OTHER LURKERS OUT THERE THAT CAN DO THIS TOO. <br/> <br/> Thank you to all my QS's and QB's and especially thank you JoeJ for keeping me on the right...
by annD2121
16 Oct 2008, 22:22
Forum: 1st Post - Diary
Topic: My first post
Replies: 70
Views: 385

My first post

<t>WHOO HOO!!!! <br/> I AM Bronze!!!!!! <br/> <br/> This is a BIG Thing for me!!! NO NICOTINE FOR 3 MONTHS!!! IF I CAN DO IT AFTER 30 YEARS, THERE ARE OTHER LURKERS OUT THERE THAT CAN DO THIS TOO. <br/> <br/> Thank you to all my QS's and QB's and especially thank you JoeJ for keeping me on the right...
by annD2121
16 Oct 2008, 05:14
Forum:
Topic: Caroline's First Post
Replies: 120
Views: 0

Caroline's First Post

<t>Congrats Caroline!!! <br/> Silver, what a beautiful color! I have been following in your footsteps for a while now. Thanks for being an inspiration to the ones of us following you, and thanks for all your great posts. <br/> <br/> Ann - Free and Healing for Two Months, Thirty Days, 7 Hours and 13 ...
by annD2121
16 Oct 2008, 05:14
Forum: 1st Post - Diary
Topic: Caroline's First Post
Replies: 121
Views: 433

Caroline's First Post

<t>Congrats Caroline!!! <br/> Silver, what a beautiful color! I have been following in your footsteps for a while now. Thanks for being an inspiration to the ones of us following you, and thanks for all your great posts. <br/> <br/> Ann - Free and Healing for Two Months, Thirty Days, 7 Hours and 13 ...
by annD2121
14 Oct 2008, 22:33
Forum:
Topic: AGE and Stats Parade?
Replies: 46
Views: 0

AGE and Stats Parade?

<t>I just love parades!! <br/> <br/> Hi Christine! I am 50, smoked since I was 20? or maybe even 18. It has been so long I can't really remember. It took me 30 years, this forum, and all the great folks like you for me to make the committment to NTAP. <br/> <br/> Still hanging in there!!! <br/> <br/...
by annD2121
14 Oct 2008, 22:33
Forum:
Topic: AGE and Stats Parade?
Replies: 46
Views: 0

AGE and Stats Parade?

<t>I just love parades!! <br/> <br/> Hi Christine! I am 50, smoked since I was 20? or maybe even 18. It has been so long I can't really remember. It took me 30 years, this forum, and all the great folks like you for me to make the committment to NTAP. <br/> <br/> Still hanging in there!!! <br/> <br/...
by annD2121
14 Oct 2008, 22:33
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: AGE and Stats Parade?
Replies: 86
Views: 4.5K

AGE and Stats Parade?

<t>I just love parades!! <br/> <br/> Hi Christine! I am 50, smoked since I was 20? or maybe even 18. It has been so long I can't really remember. It took me 30 years, this forum, and all the great folks like you for me to make the committment to NTAP. <br/> <br/> Still hanging in there!!! <br/> <br/...
by annD2121
14 Oct 2008, 22:33
Forum: General
Topic: AGE and Stats Parade?
Replies: 47
Views: 1.1K

AGE and Stats Parade?

<t>I just love parades!! <br/> <br/> Hi Christine! I am 50, smoked since I was 20? or maybe even 18. It has been so long I can't really remember. It took me 30 years, this forum, and all the great folks like you for me to make the committment to NTAP. <br/> <br/> Still hanging in there!!! <br/> <br/...
by annD2121
14 Oct 2008, 22:33
Forum:
Topic: AGE and Stats Parade?
Replies: 46
Views: 0

AGE and Stats Parade?

<t>I just love parades!! <br/> <br/> Hi Christine! I am 50, smoked since I was 20? or maybe even 18. It has been so long I can't really remember. It took me 30 years, this forum, and all the great folks like you for me to make the committment to NTAP. <br/> <br/> Still hanging in there!!! <br/> <br/...
by annD2121
08 Oct 2008, 02:46
Forum: 1st Post - Diary
Topic: First post - free for 6 days!
Replies: 43
Views: 554

First post - free for 6 days!

<t>Hi Nora, <br/> <br/> Just love reading your posts!! Isn't it funny how clean we can get our houses in those first few weeks!! Congratulations on making the decision to travel this journey of life with us. Good job and keep posting! <br/> Ann <br/> <br/> Ann - Free and Healing for Two Months, Twen...
by annD2121
06 Oct 2008, 20:59
Forum:
Topic: My first post
Replies: 69
Views: 0

My first post

<t>Ann - Free and Healing for Two Months, Twenty Days, 22 Hours and 47 Minutes, while extending my life expectancy 5 Days and 16 Hours, by avoiding the use of 1639 nicotine delivery devices that would have cost me $382.35. <br/> <br/> I have figured out triggers can sneak up on you at the strangest ...
by annD2121
06 Oct 2008, 20:59
Forum: 1st Post - Diary
Topic: My first post
Replies: 70
Views: 385

My first post

<t>Ann - Free and Healing for Two Months, Twenty Days, 22 Hours and 47 Minutes, while extending my life expectancy 5 Days and 16 Hours, by avoiding the use of 1639 nicotine delivery devices that would have cost me $382.35. <br/> <br/> I have figured out triggers can sneak up on you at the strangest ...
by annD2121
24 Sep 2008, 03:29
Forum:
Topic: My first post
Replies: 69
Views: 0

My first post

<r>No matter what the world throws at me today. NTAP- Why? <br/> <br/> Because I don't like the way it makes me smell. <br/> Because I am embarrassed to smoke in public. <br/> Because it is expensive. <br/> Because it makes my throat hurt. <br/> Because it gives me chest pains. <br/> Because I can't...
by annD2121
24 Sep 2008, 03:29
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: My first post
Replies: 70
Views: 292

My first post

<r>No matter what the world throws at me today. NTAP- Why? <br/> <br/> Because I don't like the way it makes me smell. <br/> Because I am embarrassed to smoke in public. <br/> Because it is expensive. <br/> Because it makes my throat hurt. <br/> Because it gives me chest pains. <br/> Because I can't...
by annD2121
17 Sep 2008, 03:30
Forum: 1st Post - Diary
Topic: My first post
Replies: 70
Views: 385

My first post

<t>Thanks JoeJFree. <br/> It's easier to deal with triggers when I know what the true reason for it is. I would much rather have a non-chemical stress than a nicotine induced stress any day! I didn't realize that combining stresses would have that effect on me, football and watching everyone go out ...
by annD2121
16 Sep 2008, 22:24
Forum:
Topic: My first post
Replies: 69
Views: 0

My first post

<t>Thanks for the Present Theresa!! I just love the "PRESENT", it sure beats the past! Without your help and Presence I would not have made it this far. Its people like you that make people like me know that they can do it! <br/> <br/> And Jenna, I get the swimming thing too. Sometimes you float and...
by annD2121
15 Sep 2008, 22:31
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: My first post
Replies: 70
Views: 292

My first post

<t>Tomorrow will be double green for me. This month seemed so much harder than the first one. The first football party of the season was yesterday. Big trigger. I can't stand football. Sorry to all you football lovers out there, I just don't care for it and in the past I have always turned to smokin...