by boudoir
22 Jun 2017, 15:19
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: PROUD to be an EX-smoker!!
Replies: 261
Views: 19.9K

Congratulations, mike!

:-)
by boudoir
07 Jun 2017, 18:48
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: It's never too late to live
Replies: 119
Views: 9.0K

Congratulations Margaret!!!

Well done to all of us!

:-)))
by boudoir
07 Jun 2017, 18:40
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: I've quit a 100 times....
Replies: 168
Views: 13.7K

7 years

...and a few days.

I forgot my entry here on May 1st.
I am ever so grateful that I have done it and am sticking to it!!!


bou
by boudoir
07 Jun 2017, 18:38
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: I can smell the lilac
Replies: 123
Views: 8.8K

Congratulations

Congrats my dear quit buddy!

I quit a few days before you - 7 years ago.


I am so happy we both made it this far! How wonderful!!


bou
by boudoir
05 May 2016, 19:43
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Julie's Recovery
Replies: 40
Views: 1.4K

Hang in there Julie.

Nobody said it will always be easy and joyful - but there are so so so many benefits and you are already experiencing them.
Love the new you.

bou
by boudoir
05 May 2016, 19:34
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: I can smell the lilac
Replies: 123
Views: 8.8K

Gold x6

My sincere congratulations Alma!!

bou
by boudoir
05 May 2016, 19:30
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: I've quit a 100 times....
Replies: 168
Views: 13.7K

Thank you Alma and congratulations to you too!!! I was hoping to find you here again as every year around this time... ;-)

bou
by boudoir
01 May 2016, 19:27
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: A journal of my last quit ever
Replies: 10
Views: 526

Well done, lexst!

You have taken the right decision!
Stay with your quit. It is so very important!!!

bou
by boudoir
01 May 2016, 15:51
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Julie's Recovery
Replies: 40
Views: 1.4K

<t>Hi Julie, <br/> <br/> Oh, I know - it almost physically hurts thinking about the years and years of doing this to my body, mind and spirit. But, as you are rightly pointing out, you cannot change the past. But you have all of your future ahead of you. And you are the one who decides how to live i...
by boudoir
01 May 2016, 13:23
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: I've quit a 100 times....
Replies: 168
Views: 13.7K

Thank you Kathy!

All the best to you too!

bou
by boudoir
01 May 2016, 10:12
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Julie's Recovery
Replies: 40
Views: 1.4K

Dear Jewelie,

You have made such a brilliant start! It really only gets better. You will feel better.
Yes, there may be challenging times, days, moments - but all you need to do is stick to it: Never take another puff. Just don't. Ever.

bou
by boudoir
30 Apr 2016, 19:29
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: I've quit a 100 times....
Replies: 168
Views: 13.7K

<t>Every year towards the end of April, I think back to the year 2010 when I was finally quitting! I had quit about 10 days earlier and then fell for it again but then finally, on the 1st of May - while out partying with my sisters, I quit. <br/> <br/> My life has taken a very different direction si...
by boudoir
30 Apr 2016, 19:25
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Barbie's Journal
Replies: 23
Views: 1.5K

You can be so proud of yourself Barbie!

Up an on you go!!!

bou
by boudoir
30 Apr 2016, 19:20
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: 10 Years of Freedom!
Replies: 8
Views: 614

Congratulations!!!!

What a wonderful and very exciting achievement :-)

bou
by boudoir
11 Jun 2015, 21:23
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: I can smell the lilac
Replies: 123
Views: 8.8K

Congratulations, Alma!!!

Well done - I am so happy for all of us.

bou
by boudoir
11 Jun 2015, 21:20
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: It's never too late to live
Replies: 119
Views: 9.0K

Congratulations, Margaret!!!

It's so good to see you are still on track!

I am so forever glad that this is our last quit :).

bou
by boudoir
02 May 2015, 16:56
Forum: Color Clubs
Topic: Freedom's Gold Club
Replies: 9
Views: 1.3K

5 years yesterday!

:-)
by boudoir
01 May 2015, 13:48
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: I've quit a 100 times....
Replies: 168
Views: 13.7K

5 years today!!!

Yay!!!

I am forever grateful.

bou
by boudoir
27 Apr 2015, 20:54
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: I've quit a 100 times....
Replies: 168
Views: 13.7K

<t>Ha! I found my quit journal again!!!<br/> <br/> :-))<br/> <br/> It will be 5 years on Friday. I can't say how I happy I am to be far far far - SO FAR - from where I was. <br/> <br/> Change is good. Take the first step. Again and again.<br/> <br/> Never take another puff. Ever.<br/> <br/> bou</t>
by boudoir
27 Apr 2015, 20:49
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: My 5th year Smokefree!
Replies: 11
Views: 1.1K

Congratulations!!!

I'll soon be there too :-)

bou
by boudoir
27 Apr 2015, 20:47
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Gold X 9!
Replies: 11
Views: 1.1K

Congratulations - and thank you for checking in, I am sure you are an inspiration to some of the newbies!!
by boudoir
02 May 2014, 15:26
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: First Post
Replies: 482
Views: 28.5K

Congratulations Doc!

You are actually not as late as you thought you were - mid-April is the half-year mark for you.... :-)


All the best,
bou
by boudoir
01 May 2014, 19:55
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: I've quit a 100 times....
Replies: 168
Views: 13.7K

4 years today!

I've quit many times before and the longest was 3.5 years.
Yay!

:-)


bou
by boudoir
04 May 2013, 18:20
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: I've quit a 100 times....
Replies: 168
Views: 13.7K

<t>Hi Jeff, <br/> <br/> yes... I've just been reading over the last few quit journals here, and I remember so very well how I frequently came in here, to receive support, to give support - what a wonderful community this is here!!!<br/> <br/> Well done on your two years of freedom.<br/> <br/> Never ...
by boudoir
04 May 2013, 16:07
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: I've quit a 100 times....
Replies: 168
Views: 13.7K

On May 1st it was 3 years for me.

Three wonderful years of being free. So wonderfully free.
Bright days ahead of me... :-)

bou