by Dre bronze
16 Jun 2003, 12:11
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: A Journey Beyond Comfort
Replies: 31
Views: 2.0K

A Journey Beyond Comfort

<t>Thank you for sharing your experience Roger, being so early in my quit I often wonder how I would get thru anything difficult such as the death of a loved one when it's sometimes hard to get through the little upsets in life but atleast I know it DOES get easier and even comfortable. I am proud a...
by Dre bronze
13 Jun 2003, 00:17
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: color me green
Replies: 14
Views: 56

color me green

<t>Thank you all so much for joining in my celebration. Happy early green to you -Grace, I think you said tomorrow you will be green...I don't know if I will have time to get online but if not I will be thinking of ya!! <br/> And congrats to David-Green today!!!!!!!! <br/> Belated congrats to Doddle...
by Dre bronze
13 Jun 2003, 00:17
Forum: Milestones
Topic: color me green
Replies: 14
Views: 170

color me green

<t>Thank you all so much for joining in my celebration. Happy early green to you -Grace, I think you said tomorrow you will be green...I don't know if I will have time to get online but if not I will be thinking of ya!! <br/> And congrats to David-Green today!!!!!!!! <br/> Belated congrats to Doddle...
by Dre bronze
12 Jun 2003, 00:40
Forum: Milestones
Topic: color me green
Replies: 14
Views: 170

color me green

<t>Yes thats right, I am officially green today and oh so happy and proud to able to say that. I am treating myself to a night of beauty at the salon and then my birthday is Friday so it will be a big celebration for me. I said this past year that I would quit before this next birthday but honestly ...
by Dre bronze
08 Jun 2003, 08:10
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: GOLD! GOLD! GOLD!
Replies: 54
Views: 321

GOLD! GOLD! GOLD!

<r><SIZE size="180"><s>[size=180]</s>CONGRATS PARKER!!!!<IMG height="19" src="http://sc.communities.msn.com/themes/pby/img/emoticons/emteeth.gif" width="19"><s>[img width="19" height="19"]</s>http://sc.communities.msn.com/themes/pby/img/emoticons/emteeth.gif<e>[/img]</e></IMG><e>[/size]</e></SIZE> <...
by Dre bronze
01 Jun 2003, 01:53
Forum: Stats Parade
Topic: coming up on 3 weeks!! oh yeah!!!!
Replies: 3
Views: 32

coming up on 3 weeks!! oh yeah!!!!

<t>Thanks Shinelady, <br/> Good for you on two months...woww I can' t wait to be in your shoes. I will say though it is getting a little easier everyday. Things that really used to drive me crazy like driving w/out a cigarette aren't really bothering me so much now. I do feel alot cleaner and a litt...
by Dre bronze
31 May 2003, 13:18
Forum: Craves - Thoughts
Topic: Recognizing Needs
Replies: 153
Views: 645

Recognizing Needs

<t>Bob-Great info on the basic needs we forget we have as smokers, like nicotine was actually filling any need at all except our need to feel comfort for the next 30 minutes if we were lucky.... <br/> I didn't even realize how much of my discomfort was from my own lack of attention to my body and mi...
by Dre bronze
31 May 2003, 13:18
Forum:
Topic: Recognizing Needs
Replies: 152
Views: 0

Recognizing Needs

<t>Bob-Great info on the basic needs we forget we have as smokers, like nicotine was actually filling any need at all except our need to feel comfort for the next 30 minutes if we were lucky.... <br/> I didn't even realize how much of my discomfort was from my own lack of attention to my body and mi...
by Dre bronze
31 May 2003, 13:18
Forum: Cue Extinguishment
Topic: Recognizing Needs
Replies: 72
Views: 14.1K

Recognizing Needs

<t>Bob-Great info on the basic needs we forget we have as smokers, like nicotine was actually filling any need at all except our need to feel comfort for the next 30 minutes if we were lucky.... <br/> I didn't even realize how much of my discomfort was from my own lack of attention to my body and mi...
by Dre bronze
25 May 2003, 15:25
Forum: Milestones
Topic: Hello to all of my somke free friends
Replies: 27
Views: 185

Hello to all of my somke free friends

<t>I forgot to give you my stats!!! Almost two weeks, by the time you read this it will be!!!!!!!! <br/> Dre hasn't smoked for 1 Week, 6 Days, 23 hours, 45 minutes and 32 seconds (13 days). I have saved $80.43 by not smoking 349 cigarettes. I have saved 1 Day, 5 hours and 5 minutes of my life.</t>
by Dre bronze
25 May 2003, 15:22
Forum: Milestones
Topic: Hello to all of my somke free friends
Replies: 27
Views: 185

Hello to all of my somke free friends

<t>Congrats on turning Silver, you are awesome. <br/> Hey if your looking for a newbie to help, I would surely take advice and some guidance from an eduacated quiter who has made it all this way!!!! I try to check in often just because it is release for me to get in the site and vent some frustratio...
by Dre bronze
21 May 2003, 08:38
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: glory week
Replies: 10
Views: 37

glory week

<t>Hey Red <br/> It's a deal! We have come to far to let anything bring us down, especially you since you are almost through you first month-CONGRATS on that!! And I know I will get there and hopefully not have ruined any of my relationships in the process..lol <br/> On the brighter side atleast no ...
by Dre bronze
21 May 2003, 08:38
Forum: Glory Week
Topic: glory week
Replies: 10
Views: 79

glory week

<t>Hey Red <br/> It's a deal! We have come to far to let anything bring us down, especially you since you are almost through you first month-CONGRATS on that!! And I know I will get there and hopefully not have ruined any of my relationships in the process..lol <br/> On the brighter side atleast no ...
by Dre bronze
20 May 2003, 11:23
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: glory week
Replies: 10
Views: 37

glory week

<t>Hi everyone, thanks for the support and all your encouragement. Some nights these chats are the only thing keeping me sane. It is so hard to explain to my husband why I feel so angry lately and I know that he's taking it personal too. AUUUGhhh this second week is no cake walk for me.. I hope ever...
by Dre bronze
20 May 2003, 11:23
Forum: Glory Week
Topic: glory week
Replies: 10
Views: 79

glory week

<t>Hi everyone, thanks for the support and all your encouragement. Some nights these chats are the only thing keeping me sane. It is so hard to explain to my husband why I feel so angry lately and I know that he's taking it personal too. AUUUGhhh this second week is no cake walk for me.. I hope ever...
by Dre bronze
19 May 2003, 13:05
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: glory week
Replies: 10
Views: 37

glory week

<t>Thanks for the support and encouragement. <br/> I think I was trying to be strong in front of my hubby acting like his smokes and smoking didn't really affect me because I don't want him to know how difficult this really is....Just incase he is thinking of quitting anytime soon..hint hint....but ...
by Dre bronze
19 May 2003, 13:05
Forum: Glory Week
Topic: glory week
Replies: 10
Views: 79

glory week

<t>Thanks for the support and encouragement. <br/> I think I was trying to be strong in front of my hubby acting like his smokes and smoking didn't really affect me because I don't want him to know how difficult this really is....Just incase he is thinking of quitting anytime soon..hint hint....but ...
by Dre bronze
19 May 2003, 11:56
Forum: Glory Week
Topic: glory week
Replies: 10
Views: 79

glory week

<t>I am going to keep this short because I already wrote a pretty lengthy one and then I was trying to get quit keeper stuff on it and somehow closed w/ out sending.... a little frustrating for how I am feeling at the moment> I am really craving bad tonight.................. <br/> I still didn't get...
by Dre bronze
18 May 2003, 02:58
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Made it one week... thank goodness!
Replies: 16
Views: 72

Made it one week... thank goodness!

<t>Hey Knit girl, <br/> I am so glad you made it thur your first week--CONGRATS... You are an inspiration to me......................keep it up.. you can do it!!!! <br/> <br/> I have been quit for 6 Days, 10 hours, 35 minutes and 24 seconds (6 days). I have saved $37.02 by not smoking 161 cigarettes...
by Dre bronze
18 May 2003, 02:58
Forum: Glory Week
Topic: Made it one week... thank goodness!
Replies: 16
Views: 142

Made it one week... thank goodness!

<t>Hey Knit girl, <br/> I am so glad you made it thur your first week--CONGRATS... You are an inspiration to me......................keep it up.. you can do it!!!! <br/> <br/> I have been quit for 6 Days, 10 hours, 35 minutes and 24 seconds (6 days). I have saved $37.02 by not smoking 161 cigarettes...
by Dre bronze
18 May 2003, 02:22
Forum: Glory Week
Topic: Starting your first smokefree weekend
Replies: 105
Views: 776

Starting your first smokefree weekend

<t>Thanks Joel, <br/> I was actually dreading the weekend a little which is pretty unheard of for me but I have a bachlorette party to go to and I know it is going to be my biggest challenge yet w/ out smoking. I quit almost 7 days ago and am feeling really good but I just don't know about social si...