by Sharon
07 Jun 2001, 20:02
Forum: Milestones
Topic: CONGRATS-KEVIN, NORA, JIM
Replies: 2
Views: 145

CONGRATS-KEVIN, NORA, JIM

<t>I just wanted to congratulate my quit day buddies Kevin, Nora and Jim. We all have 10 months under our belts - which for me is still unbelievable. Isn't this a wonderful feeling!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! We are so close to one year. I hope you all are doing well and keep up the wonderful stats.<br/>...
by Sharon
21 Sep 2000, 20:28
Forum:
Topic: Is this the right place to post for quitting today.
Replies: 22
Views: 0

Is this the right place to post for quitting today.

<t>Hello Christiana and welcome to Freedom. Yes, you have come to the right place. This site and the people here are the BEST! Make sure you do lots of reading and posting here. Don't hestitate to tell us how you are really feeling. We all know just what you're going through. ALWAYS REMEMBER, IT DOE...
by Sharon
19 Sep 2000, 04:20
Forum: Advice 4 Newbies
Topic: two weeks free
Replies: 12
Views: 98

two weeks free

<t>Hello Trish and Welcome to Freedom. You have definitely come to the right place for support. Like the others have said, make sure you do lots of reading and posting here. I had the same feelings at two weeks also. I have no idea why, but it does get better and easier everyday.<br/> <br/> HANG IN ...
by Sharon
19 Sep 2000, 04:20
Forum:
Topic: two weeks free
Replies: 11
Views: 0

two weeks free

<t>Hello Trish and Welcome to Freedom. You have definitely come to the right place for support. Like the others have said, make sure you do lots of reading and posting here. I had the same feelings at two weeks also. I have no idea why, but it does get better and easier everyday.<br/> <br/> HANG IN ...
by Sharon
14 Sep 2000, 23:00
Forum: My New Life ...
Topic: "How in the world did I do it?"
Replies: 53
Views: 2.1K

"How in the world did I do it?"

Thanks Joel. I think I'll keep this posting handy for when the thought of just one pops up in my head. REALITY CHECK!!!!!!!!

Sharon

1 month, 1 week, 1 day, 23 hours, 32 minutes
by Sharon
14 Sep 2000, 23:00
Forum:
Topic: "How in the world did I do it?"
Replies: 52
Views: 1

"How in the world did I do it?"

Thanks Joel. I think I'll keep this posting handy for when the thought of just one pops up in my head. REALITY CHECK!!!!!!!!

Sharon

1 month, 1 week, 1 day, 23 hours, 32 minutes
by Sharon
02 Sep 2000, 20:00
Forum: Stats Parade
Topic: Saturday Super Stats Struttin'
Replies: 12
Views: 251

Saturday Super Stats Struttin'

<r><IMG height="192" src="/isapi/fetch.dll?action=view_photo&ID_Community=FreedomFromTobaccoQuitSmokingNow&ID_Topic=43&ID_Message=447" width="137"><s>[img width="137" height="192"]</s>/isapi/fetch.dll?action=view_photo&ID_Community=FreedomFromTobaccoQuitSmokingNow&ID_Topic=43&...
by Sharon
29 Aug 2000, 03:27
Forum:
Topic: I quit
Replies: 26
Views: 0

I quit

Hey Mojo, glad to see you around still. You also seem to be more up beat in your last posting. It gets better all the time. You're doing awesome! You show that nicodemon who's boss!!!!!

Sharon

3 weeks, 2 days, 3 hours, 59 minutes
by Sharon
29 Aug 2000, 03:27
Forum: My New Life ...
Topic: I quit
Replies: 27
Views: 323

I quit

Hey Mojo, glad to see you around still. You also seem to be more up beat in your last posting. It gets better all the time. You're doing awesome! You show that nicodemon who's boss!!!!!

Sharon

3 weeks, 2 days, 3 hours, 59 minutes
by Sharon
29 Aug 2000, 03:27
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: I quit
Replies: 27
Views: 1.2K

I quit

Hey Mojo, glad to see you around still. You also seem to be more up beat in your last posting. It gets better all the time. You're doing awesome! You show that nicodemon who's boss!!!!!

Sharon

3 weeks, 2 days, 3 hours, 59 minutes
by Sharon
24 Aug 2000, 00:26
Forum: My New Life ...
Topic: Cold Turkey
Replies: 6
Views: 59

Cold Turkey

<t>Welcome and Congratulations!!!!!! Yes, this support group makes it a lot easier. Everybody is going through the same thing here. I get support from my husband who has never smoked a day in his life, so it's just not the same as being here. I also found that I didn't have all the anxiety this time...
by Sharon
24 Aug 2000, 00:26
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Cold Turkey
Replies: 6
Views: 375

Cold Turkey

<t>Welcome and Congratulations!!!!!! Yes, this support group makes it a lot easier. Everybody is going through the same thing here. I get support from my husband who has never smoked a day in his life, so it's just not the same as being here. I also found that I didn't have all the anxiety this time...
by Sharon
23 Aug 2000, 02:49
Forum:
Topic: Crave Question
Replies: 6
Views: 0

Crave Question

<t>Hi Rick,<br/> <br/> Sorry to hear you were having a bad morning. I hope you're having a better afternoon (smoke-free of course). When I was pretty close to my two week mark, I had the worst craving/withdrawal ever. It lasted over three hours one morning. I don't know why or where it came from, bu...
by Sharon
23 Aug 2000, 02:49
Forum: Cue Extinguishment
Topic: Crave Question
Replies: 7
Views: 445

Crave Question

<t>Hi Rick,<br/> <br/> Sorry to hear you were having a bad morning. I hope you're having a better afternoon (smoke-free of course). When I was pretty close to my two week mark, I had the worst craving/withdrawal ever. It lasted over three hours one morning. I don't know why or where it came from, bu...
by Sharon
22 Aug 2000, 20:56
Forum: Glory Week
Topic: TELL me it gets better!
Replies: 14
Views: 273

TELL me it gets better!

<t>Hi Jan, I hope you're starting to feel a little better. We know exactly how you feel, we've all been there. I know it's horrible and you think it's never going to end. It really does get better and you'll feel great soon. After 3 days you'll start to notice some changes. I really noticed a big di...
by Sharon
22 Aug 2000, 20:56
Forum:
Topic: TELL me it gets better!
Replies: 13
Views: 0

TELL me it gets better!

<t>Hi Jan, I hope you're starting to feel a little better. We know exactly how you feel, we've all been there. I know it's horrible and you think it's never going to end. It really does get better and you'll feel great soon. After 3 days you'll start to notice some changes. I really noticed a big di...
by Sharon
17 Aug 2000, 03:24
Forum: Cue Extinguishment
Topic: Why????
Replies: 3
Views: 217

Why????

<t>Well Pooka, I'm with those people who count their last cigarettes. I felt like I was losing my best friend when I gave up smoking two weeks and four days ago. I know you're thinking some friend, but cigarettes were my best friend no matter how much harm they were doing to me. I guess I didn't rea...
by Sharon
17 Aug 2000, 03:24
Forum: Craves - Thoughts
Topic: Why????
Replies: 3
Views: 256

Why????

<t>Well Pooka, I'm with those people who count their last cigarettes. I felt like I was losing my best friend when I gave up smoking two weeks and four days ago. I know you're thinking some friend, but cigarettes were my best friend no matter how much harm they were doing to me. I guess I didn't rea...
by Sharon
16 Aug 2000, 21:39
Forum: Weight Control
Topic: I actually lost weight!
Replies: 36
Views: 789

I actually lost weight!

<t>This posting makes me feel a lot better than I did last night and early this morning. I am in my third week of quitting and have gained 3 pounds. I was really depressed about it because I have been watching what I eat (for the most part - everybody needs a little treat now and then). I don't exer...
by Sharon
16 Aug 2000, 21:39
Forum: Relapse Prevention
Topic: I actually lost weight!
Replies: 36
Views: 1.7K

I actually lost weight!

<t>This posting makes me feel a lot better than I did last night and early this morning. I am in my third week of quitting and have gained 3 pounds. I was really depressed about it because I have been watching what I eat (for the most part - everybody needs a little treat now and then). I don't exer...
by Sharon
16 Aug 2000, 21:39
Forum:
Topic: I actually lost weight!
Replies: 35
Views: 0

I actually lost weight!

<t>This posting makes me feel a lot better than I did last night and early this morning. I am in my third week of quitting and have gained 3 pounds. I was really depressed about it because I have been watching what I eat (for the most part - everybody needs a little treat now and then). I don't exer...
by Sharon
14 Aug 2000, 05:19
Forum: Weight Control
Topic: WHEN?
Replies: 7
Views: 178

WHEN?

<t>Hi everyone,<br/> <br/> I quit 2 weeks ago and haven't noticed any weight gain yet. I know my eating habits have changed a little bit, but I'm trying hard to snack on healthy foods. How soon after your quit did you start gaining weight? And did it just kind of sneak up on you or was it little by ...