by quitting in Alaska
27 Aug 2000, 01:28
Forum: My New Life ...
Topic: How much are cigs where you live?
Replies: 142
Views: 903

How much are cigs where you live?

<t>Boy, you would think the cost of cigarettes nowadays would have encouraged more of us to quit. Like Bear, I only bought packs (my husband used to laugh at me) because I was always going to quit. Cigarettes cost 5.30 up here in Petersburg Alaska, and I am ecstatic to not being paying that any long...
by quitting in Alaska
27 Aug 2000, 01:28
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: How much are cigs where you live?
Replies: 156
Views: 3.3K

How much are cigs where you live?

<t>Boy, you would think the cost of cigarettes nowadays would have encouraged more of us to quit. Like Bear, I only bought packs (my husband used to laugh at me) because I was always going to quit. Cigarettes cost 5.30 up here in Petersburg Alaska, and I am ecstatic to not being paying that any long...
by quitting in Alaska
12 Aug 2000, 03:55
Forum: Stats Parade
Topic: Friday's Fantastic Milestones : )
Replies: 11
Views: 416

Friday's Fantastic Milestones : )

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by quitting in Alaska
11 Aug 2000, 13:41
Forum: Welcome to Freedom from Nicotine
Topic: Freedom's History, Policy & Staff
Replies: 97
Views: 8.9K

Freedom's History, Policy & Staff

<t>Wow,<br/> <br/> Thanks for the background, Zep, Joanne, and Linda. It is great to hear the stories and to know how Freedom got started. I know I am new and may not have all the right words and advice. But....receiving and sending mail to all of freedom's members has carried me (and others) throug...
by quitting in Alaska
11 Aug 2000, 13:41
Forum: Getting Around
Topic: Freedom's History, Policy & Staff
Replies: 105
Views: 3.0K

Freedom's History, Policy & Staff

<t>Wow,<br/> <br/> Thanks for the background, Zep, Joanne, and Linda. It is great to hear the stories and to know how Freedom got started. I know I am new and may not have all the right words and advice. But....receiving and sending mail to all of freedom's members has carried me (and others) throug...
by quitting in Alaska
11 Aug 2000, 13:41
Forum:
Topic: Freedom's History, Policy & Staff
Replies: 104
Views: 0

Freedom's History, Policy & Staff

<t>Wow,<br/> <br/> Thanks for the background, Zep, Joanne, and Linda. It is great to hear the stories and to know how Freedom got started. I know I am new and may not have all the right words and advice. But....receiving and sending mail to all of freedom's members has carried me (and others) throug...
by quitting in Alaska
07 Aug 2000, 12:27
Forum: Stats Parade
Topic: Zep @ 450 and Stats Parade : )))
Replies: 17
Views: 577

Zep @ 450 and Stats Parade : )))

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by quitting in Alaska
04 Aug 2000, 11:01
Forum: Planning to Quit
Topic: I quit every night when I arrive home.
Replies: 7
Views: 182

I quit every night when I arrive home.

<t>Sara,<br/> <br/> I too was a infrequent smoker, I was just the opposite, and wouldn't smoke until I got home from work and throughout the evening. So if you don't smoke a lot it should be easy to quit right? Wrong......<br/> <br/> After reading Joel's quit library about nicotine and how the addic...
by quitting in Alaska
04 Aug 2000, 10:44
Forum: Planning
Topic: I wish the tobacco companies would just go away!!
Replies: 2
Views: 233

I wish the tobacco companies would just go away!!

<t>Hi Jimbo,<br/> <br/> Welcome to Freedom, from another closet smoker. Most of my friends, except the really close ones didn't even know I smoked. It's not fun going through life hiding secrets from the people you are around. Congratulations on quitting smoking, the first couple days are the worst,...
by quitting in Alaska
04 Aug 2000, 10:44
Forum: Planning to Quit
Topic: I wish the tobacco companies would just go away!!
Replies: 2
Views: 159

I wish the tobacco companies would just go away!!

<t>Hi Jimbo,<br/> <br/> Welcome to Freedom, from another closet smoker. Most of my friends, except the really close ones didn't even know I smoked. It's not fun going through life hiding secrets from the people you are around. Congratulations on quitting smoking, the first couple days are the worst,...
by quitting in Alaska
04 Aug 2000, 10:44
Forum:
Topic: I wish the tobacco companies would just go away!!
Replies: 1
Views: 0

I wish the tobacco companies would just go away!!

<t>Hi Jimbo,<br/> <br/> Welcome to Freedom, from another closet smoker. Most of my friends, except the really close ones didn't even know I smoked. It's not fun going through life hiding secrets from the people you are around. Congratulations on quitting smoking, the first couple days are the worst,...
by quitting in Alaska
04 Aug 2000, 06:48
Forum: Advice 4 Newbies
Topic: WelcomeTo All New Members : )
Replies: 35
Views: 610

WelcomeTo All New Members : )

<r>Welcome to all of the new members,<br/> <br/> Wow, what a powerful tool the internet is. Welcome to all fellow quiters. Churnin, I started smoking at about the same time you did, but in different circumstances. I have quit seriously once before, cold turkey with no help. This time with the help o...
by quitting in Alaska
25 Jul 2000, 11:48
Forum: My New Life ...
Topic: So I Can't Run Marathons
Replies: 12
Views: 294

So I Can't Run Marathons

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by quitting in Alaska
25 Jul 2000, 10:56
Forum:
Topic: So I Can't Run Marathons
Replies: 11
Views: 0

So I Can't Run Marathons

<t>Thanks Joanne, I' m constantly reading up on the all the good things that are coming out of my quit, and I am confident that day by day it will get better. I can't wait to feel what it's like to run without feeling like I am having a heart attack. The real reason I quit was because I went to the ...
by quitting in Alaska
25 Jul 2000, 10:56
Forum: My New Life ...
Topic: So I Can't Run Marathons
Replies: 12
Views: 294

So I Can't Run Marathons

<t>Thanks Joanne, I' m constantly reading up on the all the good things that are coming out of my quit, and I am confident that day by day it will get better. I can't wait to feel what it's like to run without feeling like I am having a heart attack. The real reason I quit was because I went to the ...
by quitting in Alaska
24 Jul 2000, 08:50
Forum: Advice 4 Newbies
Topic: today is my quit day
Replies: 17
Views: 423

today is my quit day

<t>Hi Suz,<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> Thanks for the advice, It has helped when I felt I needed a cigarette to come here and read all the reasons why I want to and keep on quitting.<br/> <br/> We have slow internet service here so sometimes it just about drives me crazy not being able to get on or getti...
by quitting in Alaska
24 Jul 2000, 08:50
Forum:
Topic: today is my quit day
Replies: 16
Views: 0

today is my quit day

<t>Hi Suz,<br/> <br/> <br/> <br/> Thanks for the advice, It has helped when I felt I needed a cigarette to come here and read all the reasons why I want to and keep on quitting.<br/> <br/> We have slow internet service here so sometimes it just about drives me crazy not being able to get on or getti...
by quitting in Alaska
22 Jul 2000, 14:41
Forum: Advice 4 Newbies
Topic: today is my quit day
Replies: 17
Views: 423

today is my quit day

<t>Yeah, I cried a little but then I started reading some helpful things on the website and looking at all those disgusting pictures and I felt a lot more determined over the nicotine. Anyway it's bedtime now and I am sooooo... happy I made it through the first day. Goodnight all and thanks so much<...
by quitting in Alaska
22 Jul 2000, 14:41
Forum:
Topic: today is my quit day
Replies: 16
Views: 0

today is my quit day

<t>Yeah, I cried a little but then I started reading some helpful things on the website and looking at all those disgusting pictures and I felt a lot more determined over the nicotine. Anyway it's bedtime now and I am sooooo... happy I made it through the first day. Goodnight all and thanks so much<...
by quitting in Alaska
22 Jul 2000, 13:38
Forum: Advice 4 Newbies
Topic: today is my quit day
Replies: 17
Views: 423

today is my quit day

<t>Thanks again for all the support, right now I am going crazy, just as I was leaving work one of my employees came up to me with a letter of resignation. I thought how could she do this on the day that I am quitting smoking. (As if that's why she quit) How will I ever deal with this and keep smoki...
by quitting in Alaska
22 Jul 2000, 13:38
Forum:
Topic: today is my quit day
Replies: 16
Views: 0

today is my quit day

<t>Thanks again for all the support, right now I am going crazy, just as I was leaving work one of my employees came up to me with a letter of resignation. I thought how could she do this on the day that I am quitting smoking. (As if that's why she quit) How will I ever deal with this and keep smoki...
by quitting in Alaska
22 Jul 2000, 04:07
Forum:
Topic: today is my quit day
Replies: 16
Views: 0

today is my quit day

<t>Thanks for the encouragement Zep. Hey, I was trying to finish some thoughts and couldnt and didnt erase a couple letters. Hel My name is Nancy. Any advise on the best way to handle the first time I want a cigarette when I go home tonight. My usual routine is to have my first one when I walk in th...
by quitting in Alaska
21 Jul 2000, 23:20
Forum: Advice 4 Newbies
Topic: today is my quit day
Replies: 17
Views: 423

today is my quit day

<t>I have been reading info on how to quit cold turkey and have only tried it once before. Here I go, out to throw my cigarettes and all the paraphenalia out and quit for good. I have been trying to smoke less and less this week, and I am trying not to feel like I am giving something up.<br/> <br/> ...