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No More Cigarettes, Time to Quit Smoking!

I finished smoking my last cigarette at 05:45 pm today. I ran out of tobacco and I’m not going to buy anymore. I’ve put a countdown calendar on the sidebar to the right of this post. 208 more words


Welcome to Quit and Get Fit

Smoking is one of the leading causes of preventable death globally. Male and female smokers lose an average of 13.2 and 14.5 years of life respectively. 424 more words


Of fairies and facebook

During this morning’s walk my dog stopped in front of an elder tree – one of many trees in a plantation that seems to be a mixture of oak, elder, ash and beech. 1,029 more words


Quitting the Internet, Cold Turkey

I recently noticed the absence of a friend on Facebook.  How it happened, I don’t know.  I suppose something made me think of her to notice that she was not one of my almost 600 friends on Facebook.   281 more words


From the outside looking in

So, I was sober, I was losing weight and I was reintegrated somewhat with my former life…  Well able to hang out in the same places that I had and able to speak to previous drinking friends and manage to maintain my sobriety.  336 more words


Quitting smoking “Cold turkey” : Day 5

I was made to believe or rather I chose to believe an illusion or lie, that smoking a cigarette when you’re tensed or annoyed helps you be calm. 382 more words


Reintegrating or picking up your old life

I stopped drinking on August 20th 2011.  I’ve been sober since.  My methods are my methods, some of what I did and do might ring true and may help some of those reading, if so great. 828 more words