by Mikey D
13 Aug 2002, 04:19
Forum:
Topic: So I'm Sitting Here Thinkin'
Replies: 34
Views: 0

So I'm Sitting Here Thinkin'

<r>Gormo! What a GREAT post!!!! Thank you ever so much for starting this thread. Came at just the right time for me; and I'm sure it has reached/touched others the same way. All to often I get caught up in junkie thinking; I find myself saying that I didn't really want to quit. That I miss it. I mis...
by Mikey D
13 Aug 2002, 04:19
Forum:
Topic: So I'm Sitting Here Thinkin'
Replies: 34
Views: 0

So I'm Sitting Here Thinkin'

<r>Gormo! What a GREAT post!!!! Thank you ever so much for starting this thread. Came at just the right time for me; and I'm sure it has reached/touched others the same way. All to often I get caught up in junkie thinking; I find myself saying that I didn't really want to quit. That I miss it. I mis...
by Mikey D
13 Aug 2002, 04:19
Forum:
Topic: So I'm Sitting Here Thinkin'
Replies: 34
Views: 0

So I'm Sitting Here Thinkin'

<r>Gormo! What a GREAT post!!!! Thank you ever so much for starting this thread. Came at just the right time for me; and I'm sure it has reached/touched others the same way. All to often I get caught up in junkie thinking; I find myself saying that I didn't really want to quit. That I miss it. I mis...
by Mikey D
13 Aug 2002, 04:19
Forum:
Topic: So I'm Sitting Here Thinkin'
Replies: 34
Views: 0

So I'm Sitting Here Thinkin'

<r>Gormo! What a GREAT post!!!! Thank you ever so much for starting this thread. Came at just the right time for me; and I'm sure it has reached/touched others the same way. All to often I get caught up in junkie thinking; I find myself saying that I didn't really want to quit. That I miss it. I mis...
by Mikey D
09 Aug 2002, 22:25
Forum:
Topic: How does one re-learn how to "relax"
Replies: 15
Views: 0

How does one re-learn how to "relax"

<t>Hi John! <br/> Always a pleasure to meet a fellow Chief! Thanks for all of your input. Guess I was just looking for confirmation from the oldbies out there that there is life after cigarettes. Love the way you put things. I hear ya; loud and clear. I'll re-post once I turn green (and it won't be ...
by Mikey D
09 Aug 2002, 22:21
Forum: Craves - Thoughts
Topic: How does one re-learn how to "relax"
Replies: 16
Views: 124

How does one re-learn how to "relax"

<t>Hi Dave, <br/> Nah; wasn't me who made that "Are you man enough to do what it takes this time?" post. None the less, I will gladly post my success's through all this since you were all there to cheer me on and show me the way! And as far as the jarhead goes, bring him on! Marines and SeaBees are ...
by Mikey D
09 Aug 2002, 22:21
Forum: Cue Extinguishment
Topic: How does one re-learn how to "relax"
Replies: 16
Views: 130

How does one re-learn how to "relax"

<t>Hi Dave, <br/> Nah; wasn't me who made that "Are you man enough to do what it takes this time?" post. None the less, I will gladly post my success's through all this since you were all there to cheer me on and show me the way! And as far as the jarhead goes, bring him on! Marines and SeaBees are ...
by Mikey D
09 Aug 2002, 22:21
Forum:
Topic: How does one re-learn how to "relax"
Replies: 15
Views: 0

How does one re-learn how to "relax"

<t>Hi Dave, <br/> Nah; wasn't me who made that "Are you man enough to do what it takes this time?" post. None the less, I will gladly post my success's through all this since you were all there to cheer me on and show me the way! And as far as the jarhead goes, bring him on! Marines and SeaBees are ...
by Mikey D
09 Aug 2002, 03:24
Forum: Cue Extinguishment
Topic: How does one re-learn how to "relax"
Replies: 16
Views: 130

How does one re-learn how to "relax"

<r>Thanks Joanne! Funny; I said similar things to a newbie just awhile ago; need to heed your advice and my own! Yes; I'm realizing more and more each day that i can and will make it through this and that everything I've done up to now I can do even better as a non-smoker. I just have to give it tim...
by Mikey D
09 Aug 2002, 03:24
Forum:
Topic: How does one re-learn how to "relax"
Replies: 15
Views: 0

How does one re-learn how to "relax"

<r>Thanks Joanne! Funny; I said similar things to a newbie just awhile ago; need to heed your advice and my own! Yes; I'm realizing more and more each day that i can and will make it through this and that everything I've done up to now I can do even better as a non-smoker. I just have to give it tim...
by Mikey D
09 Aug 2002, 03:15
Forum: Cue Extinguishment
Topic: How does one re-learn how to "relax"
Replies: 16
Views: 130

How does one re-learn how to "relax"

<t>Is it no wonder why I love this site sooooooooo much! Thanks Dave, Rick, Naymor and Alyson. Well said and much needed. Loved the way you put it Alyson! What a refreshing and helpful way to look at it! That one really woke me up to my backwards way of looking at it. And Dave...always right there w...
by Mikey D
09 Aug 2002, 03:15
Forum:
Topic: How does one re-learn how to "relax"
Replies: 15
Views: 0

How does one re-learn how to "relax"

<t>Is it no wonder why I love this site sooooooooo much! Thanks Dave, Rick, Naymor and Alyson. Well said and much needed. Loved the way you put it Alyson! What a refreshing and helpful way to look at it! That one really woke me up to my backwards way of looking at it. And Dave...always right there w...
by Mikey D
08 Aug 2002, 22:48
Forum: Craves - Thoughts
Topic: How does one re-learn how to "relax"
Replies: 16
Views: 124

How does one re-learn how to "relax"

<r>Hi all! <br/> I'm telling ya; this is one tough nut to crack! Been doing a lot of reading over the last 2 days and it's helped to keep me sane. I'm over 2 weeks into my quit but I seem to have forgotten how to relax! It's like I'm on edge all the time and I have only one craving a day lately; fro...
by Mikey D
07 Aug 2002, 03:38
Forum: Stats Parade
Topic: Let's Talk Parade
Replies: 27
Views: 204

Let's Talk Parade

<r>A parade? Why YES!!!!!!!! <B><s>[b]</s><COLOR color="#3366FF"><s>[color=#3366FF]</s>I LOVE parades.<e>[/color]</e></COLOR><e>[/b]</e></B> Can it be a marching parade with the U.S. Navy marching band? (I was a SeaBee for 20 years.) So, <B><s>[b]</s><COLOR color="#FF0000"><s>[color=#FF0000]</s>CONG...
by Mikey D
07 Aug 2002, 02:04
Forum: Milestones
Topic: Q.M. sez it's green
Replies: 27
Views: 86

Q.M. sez it's green

<r><COLOR color="#00FF33"><s>[color=#00FF33]</s><SIZE size="140"><s>[size=140]</s><B><s>[b]</s>Way to go Lilac! Green and Free! <COLOR color="#3366FF"><s>[color=#3366FF]</s><SIZE size="100"><s>[size=100]</s>Mikey D.</SIZE><e>[/color]</e></COLOR><i>[/size]</i><e>[/b]</e></B></SIZE><e>[/color]</e></CO...
by Mikey D
07 Aug 2002, 01:10
Forum: Getting Around
Topic: Tips & Tricks - How to Quickly Link Threads
Replies: 333
Views: 2.7K

Tips & Tricks - How to Quickly Link Threads

<r>Just testing "Link-pasting". Sorry y'all...but a number of your links you pasted turned out to be broken links. (I tried clicking them and they failed.) Going to give it a try myself and see what happens. Mikey D. <br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> <FONT font="VERDANA"><s>[font=VERDANA]</s>"You said it woul...
by Mikey D
07 Aug 2002, 01:10
Forum:
Topic: Tips & Tricks - How to Quickly Link Threads
Replies: 332
Views: 0

Tips & Tricks - How to Quickly Link Threads

<r>Just testing "Link-pasting". Sorry y'all...but a number of your links you pasted turned out to be broken links. (I tried clicking them and they failed.) Going to give it a try myself and see what happens. Mikey D. <br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> <FONT font="VERDANA"><s>[font=VERDANA]</s>"You said it woul...
by Mikey D
06 Aug 2002, 04:58
Forum: Help Me - SOS
Topic: I am sooo tempted.........why?
Replies: 29
Views: 352

I am sooo tempted.........why?

<t>Way to go Sam! I KNEW you could do it! I'm so dam proud just to know ya! Got a real kick out of the litter box dumping! ha HA! Be happy; be proud! Mikey D. <br/> <br/> Two weeks, 18 hours, 8 minutes and 26 seconds. 368 cigarettes not smoked, saving $75.44. Life saved: 1 day, 6 hours, 40 minutes.<...
by Mikey D
06 Aug 2002, 01:52
Forum:
Topic: I am sooo tempted.........why?
Replies: 28
Views: 0

I am sooo tempted.........why?

<t>Hey Sam! <br/> That's just the junkie in you! Don't let him win....you're so far ahead of the game already....I know how tempting it can be...I'm only 2 weeks into my quit and it's a struggle most every day. Surely you remember how tough it was? Don't let that junkie thinking make you believe in ...
by Mikey D
01 Aug 2002, 23:11
Forum: Fixation
Topic: I Want "Something"
Replies: 82
Views: 14.6K

I Want "Something"

<t>Hi ya! <br/> Know EXACTLY what you're talking about. About 8 months ago I injured my back...got a herniated disc. Well, I hear it's all a part of getting old....as much as I do not want to believe it, I must accept it as fact. Anyway, I was given a prescription for Vicadin. Damm that's good stuff...
by Mikey D
01 Aug 2002, 23:11
Forum:
Topic: I Want "Something"
Replies: 132
Views: 0

I Want "Something"

<t>Hi ya! <br/> Know EXACTLY what you're talking about. About 8 months ago I injured my back...got a herniated disc. Well, I hear it's all a part of getting old....as much as I do not want to believe it, I must accept it as fact. Anyway, I was given a prescription for Vicadin. Damm that's good stuff...
by Mikey D
01 Aug 2002, 23:11
Forum: My New Life ...
Topic: I Want "Something"
Replies: 132
Views: 6.1K

I Want "Something"

<t>Hi ya! <br/> Know EXACTLY what you're talking about. About 8 months ago I injured my back...got a herniated disc. Well, I hear it's all a part of getting old....as much as I do not want to believe it, I must accept it as fact. Anyway, I was given a prescription for Vicadin. Damm that's good stuff...
by Mikey D
21 Jun 2002, 04:46
Forum: Cue Extinguishment
Topic: Can't seem to concentrate; feeling "foggy"
Replies: 16
Views: 325

Can't seem to concentrate; feeling "foggy"

Hi Bill! My brother-in-law is a rocketeer and now has his own business selling rocketry parts! It's a much better addiction! Have fun; enjoy. Mikey D.
by Mikey D
21 Jun 2002, 04:46
Forum: Craves - Thoughts
Topic: Can't seem to concentrate; feeling "foggy"
Replies: 16
Views: 1.1K

Can't seem to concentrate; feeling "foggy"

Hi Bill! My brother-in-law is a rocketeer and now has his own business selling rocketry parts! It's a much better addiction! Have fun; enjoy. Mikey D.
by Mikey D
21 Jun 2002, 03:15
Forum:
Topic: Can't seem to concentrate; feeling "foggy"
Replies: 15
Views: 0

Can't seem to concentrate; feeling "foggy"

<t>Thanks Joel, Dos, John and everyone else who jumped in with all the great insights and advice. Yep; good question...what IS my "normal" eating pattern. Guess I will find out eventually. Read all the recommended links and then some and will follow your advice. Going to start each day with a bowl o...