by tedhend
11 Mar 2004, 00:46
Forum:
Topic: Romancing the Drug, Recognizing the Junkie
Replies: 35
Views: 0

Romancing the Drug, Recognizing the Junkie

<r>Thanks Erica. Once again another interesting post. And I was (AM) so happy at this start of my 4th week<IMG height="19" src="http://sc.groups.msn.com/themes/R9c/pby/img/emoticons/emsmile.gif" width="19"><s>[img width="19" height="19"]</s>http://sc.groups.msn.com/themes/R9c/pby/img/emoticons/emsmi...
by tedhend
11 Mar 2004, 00:46
Forum: General
Topic: Romancing the Drug, Recognizing the Junkie
Replies: 36
Views: 289

Romancing the Drug, Recognizing the Junkie

<r>Thanks Erica. Once again another interesting post. And I was (AM) so happy at this start of my 4th week<IMG height="19" src="http://sc.groups.msn.com/themes/R9c/pby/img/emoticons/emsmile.gif" width="19"><s>[img width="19" height="19"]</s>http://sc.groups.msn.com/themes/R9c/pby/img/emoticons/emsmi...
by tedhend
10 Mar 2004, 00:27
Forum:
Topic: Where are you from?
Replies: 815
Views: 0

Where are you from?

Originally from East coast (Philly and Jersey Shore).. Currently, live in Carson City, Nevada by Lake Tahoe/Reno.

Ted- 20 days
by tedhend
10 Mar 2004, 00:27
Forum: Getting Around
Topic: Where are you from?
Replies: 815
Views: 22.2K

Where are you from?

Originally from East coast (Philly and Jersey Shore).. Currently, live in Carson City, Nevada by Lake Tahoe/Reno.

Ted- 20 days
by tedhend
10 Mar 2004, 00:27
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Where are you from?
Replies: 980
Views: 24.6K

Where are you from?

Originally from East coast (Philly and Jersey Shore).. Currently, live in Carson City, Nevada by Lake Tahoe/Reno.

Ted- 20 days
by tedhend
08 Mar 2004, 08:14
Forum:
Topic: AARRRRRGGGHHHHH!!!!!
Replies: 15
Views: 0

AARRRRRGGGHHHHH!!!!!

<t>Well, I don't feel so alone. I came on this afternoon looking for the terrible three's post because I am almost done with my third week and I feel as though I wanted a cigarette more this weekend then any other time so far. I read a post by a guy who made it Gold recently and described that it to...
by tedhend
08 Mar 2004, 08:14
Forum: Cue Extinguishment
Topic: AARRRRRGGGHHHHH!!!!!
Replies: 16
Views: 113

AARRRRRGGGHHHHH!!!!!

<t>Well, I don't feel so alone. I came on this afternoon looking for the terrible three's post because I am almost done with my third week and I feel as though I wanted a cigarette more this weekend then any other time so far. I read a post by a guy who made it Gold recently and described that it to...
by tedhend
06 Mar 2004, 01:28
Forum: Stats Parade
Topic: The "SHOW ME THE MONEY!" Parade
Replies: 101
Views: 742

The "SHOW ME THE MONEY!" Parade

<r>WOW. Cool Stats- Neat Idea. Mine aren't so impressive, but will grow in time...<IMG height="19" src="http://sc.groups.msn.com/themes/R9c/pby/img/emoticons/emteeth.gif" width="19"><s>[img width="19" height="19"]</s>http://sc.groups.msn.com/themes/R9c/pby/img/emoticons/emteeth.gif<e>[/img]</e></IMG...
by tedhend
02 Mar 2004, 04:00
Forum: Advice 4 Newbies
Topic: Advice or reaffirmation, please?...
Replies: 6
Views: 327

Advice or reaffirmation, please?...

<t>Thanks Teresa. I think I did use withdrawl as an excuse during my 1st week as I was grouchy, irratible... etc. Second week, I vowed to try and get back with the living. It was ok and I was successful reentering life without smoking. One part of the "living" is I subject myself to major stress at ...
by tedhend
02 Mar 2004, 02:33
Forum: Stats Parade
Topic: Monday's "The Law of Addition" Parade!
Replies: 49
Views: 323

Monday's "The Law of Addition" Parade!

Hi. Just a recent addition to the group and very grateful for youse and this site. Thanks for the parade, it really encourages me.


Ted - 12 days, living my 13th. 180 Cigarettes not smoked.
by tedhend
28 Feb 2004, 00:39
Forum: Prevent - Teen
Topic: Individual Approaches Used to Motivate Smokers to Quit
Replies: 30
Views: 2.3K

Individual Approaches Used to Motivate Smokers to Quit

<r><SIZE size="120"><s>[size=120]</s>I like this post as well as Laurie's response to it. I recently turned 40. It is not the death factor so much as it is living with the after effects of a heart attack, stoke, or something else caused by smoking. My family has a history of heart and stroke inciden...
by tedhend
27 Feb 2004, 00:49
Forum:
Topic: Be Prepared! Anger and rage are coming!
Replies: 73
Views: 0

Be Prepared! Anger and rage are coming!

<t>I hope that this is not an omen for the rest of my day. I haven't had this Yet and I realize that this is just a yet. Anger and rage will come and I will not have nicotine handy to **** into my lungs and try to make me feel better. I know now that there is no way Nicotine will make me feel better...
by tedhend
27 Feb 2004, 00:49
Forum: Relapse Prevention
Topic: Be Prepared! Anger and rage are coming!
Replies: 41
Views: 2.9K

Be Prepared! Anger and rage are coming!

<t>I hope that this is not an omen for the rest of my day. I haven't had this Yet and I realize that this is just a yet. Anger and rage will come and I will not have nicotine handy to **** into my lungs and try to make me feel better. I know now that there is no way Nicotine will make me feel better...
by tedhend
27 Feb 2004, 00:49
Forum: Prevent Relapse
Topic: Be Prepared! Anger and rage are coming!
Replies: 74
Views: 864

Be Prepared! Anger and rage are coming!

<t>I hope that this is not an omen for the rest of my day. I haven't had this Yet and I realize that this is just a yet. Anger and rage will come and I will not have nicotine handy to **** into my lungs and try to make me feel better. I know now that there is no way Nicotine will make me feel better...
by tedhend
26 Feb 2004, 12:59
Forum:
Topic: Why am I still having "urges?"
Replies: 155
Views: 0

Why am I still having "urges?"

<t>I sign on this evening and read this. This site is incredible. I am eight days in my quit, facing lots of urges and fighting them back. So far, nothing has been a hard fight and posts like this reinforce my vigilance. I need this ammo in my head, the thought of giving in to a puff and then wantin...
by tedhend
26 Feb 2004, 12:59
Forum: Craves - Thoughts
Topic: Why am I still having "urges?"
Replies: 156
Views: 1.6K

Why am I still having "urges?"

<t>I sign on this evening and read this. This site is incredible. I am eight days in my quit, facing lots of urges and fighting them back. So far, nothing has been a hard fight and posts like this reinforce my vigilance. I need this ammo in my head, the thought of giving in to a puff and then wantin...
by tedhend
25 Feb 2004, 15:53
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Glory Week
Replies: 6
Views: 40

Glory Week

<t>Quick note to thank youse for my latest news... 7 days. I am so happy I found this site. I have so much hope for future days not being burdened by an addiction. I can live free today and tomorrow if I don't take another puff. I'm finding it's easy during the day, but then work day ends and I noti...
by tedhend
25 Feb 2004, 15:37
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: GLORY WEEK!!!
Replies: 8
Views: 40

GLORY WEEK!!!

<t>Woohoo. Excellent! I know how you feel, because I too am so happy that I hit this mark 2 hours ago. I'm gonna go start my own happy-joy thread in a minute because I wanted to signon before bed and let and thank everyone. Congrats to you...we can do this! <br/> <br/> Ted - Nicotine Free and Healin...
by tedhend
25 Feb 2004, 15:37
Forum: Glory Week
Topic: GLORY WEEK!!!
Replies: 8
Views: 70

GLORY WEEK!!!

<t>Woohoo. Excellent! I know how you feel, because I too am so happy that I hit this mark 2 hours ago. I'm gonna go start my own happy-joy thread in a minute because I wanted to signon before bed and let and thank everyone. Congrats to you...we can do this! <br/> <br/> Ted - Nicotine Free and Healin...