by Jenni
25 Jul 2009, 12:57
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: 45 Days......1st journal posts
Replies: 41
Views: 1.4K

<t>Congrats on your quit and am pleased to read about your faith. Both are encouraging. Praise the Lord for answered prayer and keeping you in His care. May the good Lord continue to strengthen and bless you. Cherish your quit and preotect it. Remain strong in your faith and to stay quit. Never take...
by Jenni
25 Jul 2009, 12:45
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Some recent Bronze celebrations!
Replies: 7
Views: 184

<t>I quit smoking April 24th so last friday was actually twelve weeks, guess cuz we had an extra week this month. Last night was thirteen weeks woohoo I don't think about it too much anymore. I'm really happy I've maintained my quit. Hubbys still smoking so just to say if you have a partner still sm...
by Jenni
16 Jul 2009, 00:57
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Karebear is Silver today!
Replies: 7
Views: 278

Go Karebear! I hope you are so happy and proud with your accomplishment. You are an inspiration. I hope to join ya there before too long (smiles). Now keep striving for the gold. Congrats!!!!!! and best wishes too!
by Jenni
16 Jul 2009, 00:49
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: wanda9577 goes GREEN!!!!! 7/7/2008
Replies: 4
Views: 403

<t>I'm a little late but congrats Wanda on going green. Well by now you've doubled your green (smile) You are a mean green fighting machine hehe Never take another puff and if you happen to look back you'll be glad you are where you are now and not back there anymore right. It's all uphill from here...
by Jenni
07 Jul 2009, 23:23
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: It's been 6 days!!
Replies: 15
Views: 527

<t>CONGRATS ON YOUR QUIT AND MAKING IT THROUGH THE FIRST WEEK! YOU'VE MADE IT THROUGH THE TOUGHEST PART HONESTLY. IT KEEPS GETTING EASIER. JUST REMEMBER HOW HARD THIS WEEK IS AND YOU DON'T WANT TO DO THAT AGAIN RIGHT. ENJOY YOUR NEW FREEDOM AND LIVE LIFE LARGE, STAY STRONG! (((HUGZ))) <br/> I'VE BEE...
by Jenni
20 Jun 2009, 00:28
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Not Smoking Becomes Normal. Pain Free. Comfortable.
Replies: 7
Views: 1.2K

<t>This might sound corny, but that was beautiful man! (smiles) I was just looking through the milestone topics as I will reach my eight week anniversary in about another hour and a half. I didn't want to do it (quit) as much as I did want to do it. I was sad for two days and then it got a little be...
by Jenni
18 Jun 2009, 15:31
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: My Top 10 list
Replies: 16
Views: 585

<t>CONGRATS ON GOING GREEN! YOU GO GURL! WOOHOOOOOOOOOOO! IT JUST KEEPS GETTING BETTER I PROMISE! I LUV YOUR TOP TEN LIST. I DON'T THINK I HAD TEN REASONS TO QUIT UNTIL I DID QUIT THEN IT WAS LIKE WOW! MAIN REASON I QUIT WAS THE POOR QUALITY OF BREATHING. MY SINUS TERRIBLE AND THEN WHEEZING WHEN IT ...
by Jenni
18 Jun 2009, 15:20
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: AFTER 30 YEARS!!!
Replies: 15
Views: 558

<t>CONGRATS DEE WAY TO GO! JUST KEEP ON TRUCKING, ONE DAY AT A TIME. IN THE BEGINNING I WASN'T VERY HAPPY TO SAY THE LEAST (GRIN) BUT THAT MADE ME DETERMINED TO STAY QUIT BECAUSE I DIDN'T AND DON'T EVER WANT TO GO THROUGH THAT WITHDRAWAL AGAIN. NOW I CAN THINK OF MANY REASONS I DON'T EVER WANT TO SM...
by Jenni
18 Jun 2009, 14:49
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Successful Quitters one and ALL share your stats PARADE!
Replies: 314
Views: 18.2K

<t>CONGRATS CONSTANT GARDNER WOOHOO! GOOD FOR YOU! YOU CAN DO THIS ONE DAY AT A TIME, NEVER TAKE ANOTHER PUFF. BE STRONG AND HANG IN THERE, IT GETS EASIER (((HUGZ))) I HAVEN'T BEEN KEEPING TRACK OF MY STAT'S SO WHEN I LOOKED WHAT A PLEASANT SURPRISE 7 weeks 5 days 11 hours 41 minutes 37 seconds 1,08...
by Jenni
11 Jun 2009, 00:52
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Successful Quitters one and ALL share your stats PARADE!
Replies: 314
Views: 18.2K

<t>Congrats everyone for making it through another day free from nicotene. I been free from nasty ole cigs for 6 weeks and 5 days woohoo. Feeling better all the time. Every time I see someone smoking I say thank God I don't HAVE to smoke anymore. I'm so happy. Keep on rocking your quit and I'm gonna...
by Jenni
02 Jun 2009, 23:26
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Successful Quitters one and ALL share your stats PARADE!
Replies: 314
Views: 18.2K

<t>Amen to thinking positive. I been thinking all the positives that come from my quitting and all the negatives from my smoking so to never take another puff. �I Quit smoking April 24, 2009. I been quit 5 weeks, 3 days, 20 hours+��Cigarettes not smoked 776�Money saved $155.20. I wish I could calcul...
by Jenni
27 May 2009, 00:40
Forum: Welcome to Freedom from Nicotine
Topic: The Law of Addiction
Replies: 27
Views: 101.3K

<t>This is really good stuff here to take in, absorb, and apply to my life. I've been quit a little over a month now and it's easier but it's still a part of me as far as I will always be an addict but I know I can't take not one puff or I'll destroy all I've worked for and accomplished. Besides it'...
by Jenni
27 May 2009, 00:40
Forum: Dependency
Topic: The Law of Addiction
Replies: 28
Views: 197.4K

<t>This is really good stuff here to take in, absorb, and apply to my life. I've been quit a little over a month now and it's easier but it's still a part of me as far as I will always be an addict but I know I can't take not one puff or I'll destroy all I've worked for and accomplished. Besides it'...
by Jenni
26 May 2009, 22:21
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: My 1st Post
Replies: 49
Views: 1.6K

<t>THANKS DAN. I SEE YOU ARE NOT TOO FAR BEHIND ME SO STAY STRONG AND IN CONTROL, REMEMBER WHY YOU DON'T WANT TO SMOKE AND BE PROUD AND HAPPY THAT YOU'RE NOT SMOKING ANYMORE. NOTHING NEW TO REPORT HERE. I'M JUST AN EX-SMOKER STILL AND I'M PROUD OF MY QUIT AND I WILL PROTECT MY QUIT AND STAY QUIT FOR...
by Jenni
25 May 2009, 21:28
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: My 1st Post
Replies: 49
Views: 1.6K

<t>OHK YA'ALL TWISTED MY ARM, OUCH! JUST KIDDING (SMILE) IT'S JUST SO UNBELIEVABLE IN A WAY THAT I THOUGHT I COULD NEVER DO THIS AND THAT I WOULD JUST BE MISERABLE FOREVER IF I DID BUT IT'S NOT LIKE THAT AT ALL NOW. THOSE FIRST FEW DAYS WERE REALLY HARD AND THE FIRST WEEK A LITTLE ROUGH BUT I'M SO M...
by Jenni
24 May 2009, 23:45
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: I Quit Cold Turkey.......PARADE!
Replies: 50
Views: 2.5K

I never thought I could ever do it but here I am and I been quit 4 weeks, 1 day, 20 hours, 45 minutes, cigs not smoked 597 money saved $119.40.......YEAH ME! GO ME GO ME LOL
by Jenni
24 May 2009, 23:29
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Quit Reasons PARADE!
Replies: 36
Views: 2.0K

<t>The primary reason I quit was because I wanted to be able to breathe. Pretty basic. Other reasons: embarrassing to cough and hack during bible study and worship services at church and especially when we come together to eat together and also to sing gospel music which I love to sing. I wasn't a c...
by Jenni
24 May 2009, 22:23
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: My 1st Post
Replies: 49
Views: 1.6K

I didn't mean I would quit posting on whyquit.com just here in this journal? I kinda feel like I should move along but where to hmmmmm but I do know I should post to new quitters to encourage them to stick to it and do this, it is so worth it (((hugz)))
by Jenni
24 May 2009, 21:19
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Jenne's First Post
Replies: 51
Views: 1.9K

<t>Congrats Jenne on your quit! I'm so happy for you. I'm glad you told your son and now he can know what was going on and you can heal the relationship and it will be better than ever for you. I'm so glad you've gotten past the hard part and you're feeling so good. Always think of all the good thin...
by Jenni
24 May 2009, 21:09
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: My first post!! Nicotine free for 10 days!
Replies: 18
Views: 473

<t>Congrats on your quit Alley! I wasn't happy when I first quit either. When I first quit I would say "ohk I quit but I'm not happy about it" and I cursed more than usual and those first two days I was a bit weepy. Hang in there it gets alot better. I hope it's getting better for you already. I hav...
by Jenni
24 May 2009, 20:42
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: My 1st Post
Replies: 49
Views: 1.6K

<t>Thanks Doris and Pat. I guess I was just wondering do I keep posting here in this first journal or move on. I'm in the green now huh. That's cool! I'm proud that I did it and continue to stay quit. It really does get easier and I feel so much better. I had a fabulous weekend with just the two lil...
by Jenni
21 May 2009, 19:18
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Iam new
Replies: 85
Views: 2.1K

<t>Congrats on your quit! Now stay strong and never take another puff, not one ohk. If you just wait a little bit any bad feelings will pass and be gone and you'll be glad you remained strong and didn't smoke. It gets easier for sure. You will still think about it sometimes but it will be easier. I ...
by Jenni
21 May 2009, 19:05
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: My 1st Post
Replies: 49
Views: 1.6K

<t>I think this will be my last post to my journal and I'll just check out the other message boards, plenty more reading to do on here to stay in the right mind frame and maybe learn something I don't know, and to post to new members to encourage them. Tommorow night will be my one month anniversary...
by Jenni
20 May 2009, 15:28
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: 1st Post
Replies: 27
Views: 752

<t>Congrats! Stay strong and keep moving forward now. I haven't really been surrounded by smokers yet in a social setting so I can't imagine ya know but I have seen people smoking and been near a person smoking and I just think I'm glad I don't have to do that anymore. In fact the one gal looked so ...
by Jenni
20 May 2009, 15:20
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Whew! I finally made it here
Replies: 196
Views: 6.1K

<t>I think I just got through your first page here so far, read a couple of your posts and you are such an inspiration. When you describe how it was at home to do this and then smoke to do that then smoke, that wass me except I am home most of my time, course the cigs went with me when I did go anyw...