by topend aussie
10 May 2016, 06:32
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Finally admitting I was a smoker gave me the strength to know I had to stop.
Replies: 87
Views: 6.5K

<t>I used to get the dreams too, I'd wake up frustrated with myself and annoyed, i wanted to quit in my dreams as well as  my waking life! Well I havent had a dream of smoking for  year or two now and i can honestly say I don't get urges anymore or even think about having a smoke....Some habits die ...
by topend aussie
20 Apr 2016, 20:58
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Pete's Journal
Replies: 81
Views: 5.1K

<t>3x gold as of ...oh 5 days ago....I still vividly remember the day I quit,although the date now slips my mind! (I had to log on here to check)<br/> Quitting used to be a big thing for me, in my thoughts often, it isnt anymore, not to say I'm not stll proud of doing it and not to say it hasn't cha...
by topend aussie
28 Sep 2015, 13:36
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Pete's Journal
Replies: 81
Views: 5.1K

<t>So I've got this awful flu at the moment, so bad I had to take a day off work. The thing is, I mentioned to a mate that I haven't been this sick since I'd quit smoking. I used to always be sick at work always have some cold or flu and be on drugs for hiatus hernia ect...Now? Well two and half yea...
by topend aussie
02 Sep 2015, 07:45
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: My name is Robert and I am a nicotine addict.
Replies: 71
Views: 5.1K

Well done!
Just keep comming here and reading up when you need / want to, but specially, be proud of what you have done so far, because you should be, Its a fantastic achievement!
 
by topend aussie
17 Jun 2015, 08:14
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Frank's Quit Journal
Replies: 109
Views: 9.0K

<t>keep it up Frank! I've got two smokers in my office now, stressing out and ducking out every 10 mins to puff away....it isn't helping them get thier work done...and they don't look any less stressed then when they went out! Made me come on in here to look round, you should be very proud; congradu...
by topend aussie
22 Apr 2015, 07:59
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Pete's Journal
Replies: 81
Views: 5.1K

TWO YEARS NOW!

<t>and it most certainly does not seem like a year since I got gold...I simply no-longer want to smoke, there are urges, I think there are anyways...? Not really worth mentioning as I honestly can't remember having one recently....It is nice to remember the anaversary and look back on quitting with ...
by topend aussie
21 Dec 2014, 22:17
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Pete's Journal
Replies: 81
Views: 5.1K

<t>My wife has quit....She's been 1 month off them, I never nagged her about it, I never applied pressure and I didn't preach about it (well not often...) I think if I had, she may have dug her heels in ....or maybe not...but that doesn't matter....what matters is I think she means it this time, her...
by topend aussie
09 Apr 2014, 11:13
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Pete's Journal
Replies: 81
Views: 5.1K

<t>So, turns out as of 12 months ago today , I threw the last smokes I've ever bought in the bin....<br/> I guess it's a momentous occasion, but in fact.....it isn't. Today was no different to yesterday and indeed it will be no different to tomorrow,<br/> I'll get up go to work,get stressed, have a ...
by topend aussie
27 Jan 2014, 08:14
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: Pete's Journal
Replies: 81
Views: 5.1K

<t>Wow, just sitting here and saw my quit counter....I used to click on that every day just to see where I was at, and I havent looked at it for weeks....now nearly 10months nicotine free and still wishing I had quit earlier..but .oh well it is what it is......I just dont think about lighting up any...
by topend aussie
27 Jan 2014, 07:59
Forum: The Message Board
Topic: My 3rd...but final quit!!
Replies: 152
Views: 9.0K

Congradulations Mary! Keep a seat free in the gold room for me, I'm on my way too!