by Changingmyname(SILVER )
17 Jun 2003, 10:16
Forum: Relapse Prevention
Topic: What about PMS and quitting?
Replies: 8
Views: 392

What about PMS and quitting?

<r>Hi, Nic... <br/> <br/> I find the best way to combat PMS (and this is a continuing ordeal for me) is to make sure I exercise, avoid alchohol and caffeine after ovulation, make sure I take multi-vitamins, and to try to avoid blood sugar highs and lows. Quite honestly my PMS has always been tough t...
by Changingmyname(SILVER )
17 Jun 2003, 10:16
Forum: Weight Control
Topic: What about PMS and quitting?
Replies: 8
Views: 241

What about PMS and quitting?

<r>Hi, Nic... <br/> <br/> I find the best way to combat PMS (and this is a continuing ordeal for me) is to make sure I exercise, avoid alchohol and caffeine after ovulation, make sure I take multi-vitamins, and to try to avoid blood sugar highs and lows. Quite honestly my PMS has always been tough t...
by Changingmyname(SILVER )
17 Jun 2003, 10:16
Forum:
Topic: What about PMS and quitting?
Replies: 7
Views: 0

What about PMS and quitting?

<r>Hi, Nic... <br/> <br/> I find the best way to combat PMS (and this is a continuing ordeal for me) is to make sure I exercise, avoid alchohol and caffeine after ovulation, make sure I take multi-vitamins, and to try to avoid blood sugar highs and lows. Quite honestly my PMS has always been tough t...
by Changingmyname(SILVER )
12 Feb 2003, 07:49
Forum: My New Life ...
Topic: When did people start to take your quit seriously?
Replies: 92
Views: 14.1K

When did people start to take your quit seriously?

<r>I know this is an old thread, but it's certainly one worthy of response for years to come! <br/> <br/> I know my husband took my quit seriously on day 2 when he (a never-smoker) asked, "Do you think maybe this isn't the right time to quit?" and I turned around, snarled ferociously at him and spit...
by Changingmyname(SILVER )
12 Feb 2003, 07:49
Forum:
Topic: When did people start to take your quit seriously?
Replies: 90
Views: 1

When did people start to take your quit seriously?

<r>I know this is an old thread, but it's certainly one worthy of response for years to come! <br/> <br/> I know my husband took my quit seriously on day 2 when he (a never-smoker) asked, "Do you think maybe this isn't the right time to quit?" and I turned around, snarled ferociously at him and spit...
by Changingmyname(SILVER )
12 Feb 2003, 07:49
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: When did people start to take your quit seriously?
Replies: 57
Views: 5.4K

When did people start to take your quit seriously?

<r>I know this is an old thread, but it's certainly one worthy of response for years to come! <br/> <br/> I know my husband took my quit seriously on day 2 when he (a never-smoker) asked, "Do you think maybe this isn't the right time to quit?" and I turned around, snarled ferociously at him and spit...
by Changingmyname(SILVER )
31 Oct 2002, 09:54
Forum: Weight Control
Topic: Time to get serious about the weight
Replies: 18
Views: 375

Time to get serious about the weight

<r><FONT font="ARIAL BLACK"><s>[font=ARIAL BLACK]</s>"but that's kind of like changing cabins on the Titanic..."<e>[/font]</e></FONT> <br/> <br/> <br/> <FONT font="GARAMOND"><s>[font=GARAMOND]</s>That did make me chuckle...so true!<e>[/font]</e></FONT> <br/> <br/> <FONT font="GARAMOND"><s>[font=GARA...
by Changingmyname(SILVER )
31 Oct 2002, 09:54
Forum:
Topic: Time to get serious about the weight
Replies: 17
Views: 0

Time to get serious about the weight

<r><FONT font="ARIAL BLACK"><s>[font=ARIAL BLACK]</s>"but that's kind of like changing cabins on the Titanic..."<e>[/font]</e></FONT> <br/> <br/> <br/> <FONT font="GARAMOND"><s>[font=GARAMOND]</s>That did make me chuckle...so true!<e>[/font]</e></FONT> <br/> <br/> <FONT font="GARAMOND"><s>[font=GARA...
by Changingmyname(SILVER )
23 Oct 2002, 00:53
Forum:
Topic: Hurting a Little
Replies: 18
Views: 0

Hurting a Little

<r>David--I am so glad you are feeling better. I did not see this tread before; I've not been online very much this autumn. Too busy taking deep breaths in the chilly air and playing in the leaves <IMG height="19" src="http://sc.communities.msn.com/themes/pby/img/emoticons/emsmile.gif" width="19"><s...
by Changingmyname(SILVER )
23 Oct 2002, 00:53
Forum: Help Me - SOS
Topic: Hurting a Little
Replies: 19
Views: 323

Hurting a Little

<r>David--I am so glad you are feeling better. I did not see this tread before; I've not been online very much this autumn. Too busy taking deep breaths in the chilly air and playing in the leaves <IMG height="19" src="http://sc.communities.msn.com/themes/pby/img/emoticons/emsmile.gif" width="19"><s...
by Changingmyname(SILVER )
23 Oct 2002, 00:27
Forum:
Topic: Pros and Cons
Replies: 19
Views: 0

Pros and Cons

<r>I love the smell of skunk too...especially skunk cabbage. I remember bringing a lot home once asking my mother to cook it (back in those innocent days before I smoked). <br/> <br/> Speaking of youth, quitting smoking feels very much like getting in touch with the child in me. It's astonishing how...
by Changingmyname(SILVER )
23 Oct 2002, 00:27
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Pros and Cons
Replies: 20
Views: 3.5K

Pros and Cons

<r>I love the smell of skunk too...especially skunk cabbage. I remember bringing a lot home once asking my mother to cook it (back in those innocent days before I smoked). <br/> <br/> Speaking of youth, quitting smoking feels very much like getting in touch with the child in me. It's astonishing how...
by Changingmyname(SILVER )
23 Oct 2002, 00:27
Forum: My New Life ...
Topic: Pros and Cons
Replies: 20
Views: 102

Pros and Cons

<r>I love the smell of skunk too...especially skunk cabbage. I remember bringing a lot home once asking my mother to cook it (back in those innocent days before I smoked). <br/> <br/> Speaking of youth, quitting smoking feels very much like getting in touch with the child in me. It's astonishing how...
by Changingmyname(SILVER )
18 Oct 2002, 06:22
Forum:
Topic: links to my "bad day" parade
Replies: 24
Views: 0

links to my "bad day" parade

Makes sense to me and I eagerly await some responses!

Theresa
by Changingmyname(SILVER )
02 Oct 2002, 12:23
Forum: Symptoms
Topic: craveings remind me of labor pains.
Replies: 11
Views: 326

craveings remind me of labor pains.

<r>Naymor...you look lovely in silver! <IMG height="146" src="http://groups.msn.com/isapi/fetch.dll?action=MyPhotos_GetPubPhoto&PhotoID=nLAAAAPENEPsWOK*CmDFw!5q8NNVzTkLPlffFt4KyZQsxPQjO1mQzqxrp8QXhyxMpVTUDsRVxZ93uHwWKhWlxcQ" width="98"><s>[img width="98" height="146"]</s>http://groups.msn.com/is...
by Changingmyname(SILVER )
24 Sep 2002, 04:20
Forum: Addiction
Topic: Desperate Addicts Parade: Have You Ever...
Replies: 314
Views: 2.8K

Desperate Addicts Parade: Have You Ever...

<t>Oh my golly, what a humbling and brilliant thread. It sure makes me grateful to be free! <br/> <br/> Have you ever had four wisdom teeth pulled, and as soon as you got out of the office, made your boyfriend hold your frozen bloody lips together while you took a drag of a cigarette, almost choking...
by Changingmyname(SILVER )
24 Sep 2002, 04:20
Forum:
Topic: Desperate Addicts Parade: Have You Ever...
Replies: 313
Views: 0

Desperate Addicts Parade: Have You Ever...

<t>Oh my golly, what a humbling and brilliant thread. It sure makes me grateful to be free! <br/> <br/> Have you ever had four wisdom teeth pulled, and as soon as you got out of the office, made your boyfriend hold your frozen bloody lips together while you took a drag of a cigarette, almost choking...
by Changingmyname(SILVER )
24 Sep 2002, 04:20
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Desperate Addicts Parade: Have You Ever...
Replies: 331
Views: 21.2K

Desperate Addicts Parade: Have You Ever...

<t>Oh my golly, what a humbling and brilliant thread. It sure makes me grateful to be free! <br/> <br/> Have you ever had four wisdom teeth pulled, and as soon as you got out of the office, made your boyfriend hold your frozen bloody lips together while you took a drag of a cigarette, almost choking...
by Changingmyname(SILVER )
22 Sep 2002, 13:43
Forum: Relapse Prevention
Topic: Be Prepared! Anger and rage are coming!
Replies: 41
Views: 2.9K

Be Prepared! Anger and rage are coming!

<r>.I'm assuming this (and some of the others) are for me. I gratefully accept the help <IMG height="19" src="http://sc.communities.msn.com/themes/pby/img/emoticons/emsmile.gif" width="19"><s>[img width="19" height="19"]</s>http://sc.communities.msn.com/themes/pby/img/emoticons/emsmile.gif<e>[/img]<...
by Changingmyname(SILVER )
21 Sep 2002, 05:36
Forum: Advice 4 Newbies
Topic: Caffeine and Quitting
Replies: 113
Views: 1.5K

Caffeine and Quitting

<r>Thank you, I've wondered why I've been extraordinarily tense these past few days. Some of it is not having time enough to hike, and I realized I have doubled my caffeine intake and reduced by half the amount of water I drink in a day. I'm zigging and zagging and not getting anywhere--so glad this...
by Changingmyname(SILVER )
13 Sep 2002, 04:59
Forum: Help Me - SOS
Topic: I'm in trouble.
Replies: 55
Views: 682

I'm in trouble.

<t>Naymor... <br/> <br/> As a non-smoker (or non-practicing addict), you are probably closer to the person you want to be than you ever have been. See yourself clearly. Does a cig in your hand suit your new self-image? <br/> <br/> I love your posts, and I thank you for asking for help. You are a ver...
by Changingmyname(SILVER )
13 Sep 2002, 04:59
Forum:
Topic: I'm in trouble.
Replies: 54
Views: 0

I'm in trouble.

<t>Naymor... <br/> <br/> As a non-smoker (or non-practicing addict), you are probably closer to the person you want to be than you ever have been. See yourself clearly. Does a cig in your hand suit your new self-image? <br/> <br/> I love your posts, and I thank you for asking for help. You are a ver...
by Changingmyname(SILVER )
03 Sep 2002, 11:17
Forum:
Topic: Cigarette Martyrs
Replies: 31
Views: 0

Cigarette Martyrs

<r>My husband read this book (I have it sitting on the bookshelf, but I watched the movie the night before I had my last child and found it very depressing, so haven't picked up the book yet) and we always share passages back and forth when we are reading good books. He read me this one and it made ...
by Changingmyname(SILVER )
03 Sep 2002, 11:17
Forum: Dependency's Costs
Topic: Cigarette Martyrs
Replies: 24
Views: 2.0K

Cigarette Martyrs

<r>My husband read this book (I have it sitting on the bookshelf, but I watched the movie the night before I had my last child and found it very depressing, so haven't picked up the book yet) and we always share passages back and forth when we are reading good books. He read me this one and it made ...
by Changingmyname(SILVER )
03 Sep 2002, 10:25
Forum: Glory Week
Topic: **** Week?
Replies: 49
Views: 5.6K

**** Week?

<r>Hmmm, good points, although I must admit I'm pretty lenient with language, as you can pretty much apply any meaning to any phrase if you put the words in the right order...I just take what I need from any given term. <br/> <br/> So, with no opinion one way or the other about the term Glory Week (...