Hello Folks ... Newbie Alert

Hi Folks, Im Gaz from sunny Bilston West mids, ive been visiting this forum now over the last couple of weeks since i had my last smoke on March 31st, i went to bed that night and decided when i woke up that i wasnt going to smoke no more, and no i havnt :)

Im now on day 16 and very proud of myself indeed,26 years i was smoking at least 40 a day on most days maybe even more on stressfull days.

So far my experiences/problems have been quite mild, the 1st couple of days were very dizzy shall we say, but since then nothing too stressfull.

Using only will power determination and a inhalator as back up all seems to be ok.

My biggest regret is not doing it years ago :mad:

Anyway hello everyone ;)

15 Replies

  • Hello Gaz welcome

    You sound as though you have got it sorted. Well done :)

  • Hi Gaz :D

    Welcome to the forum and well done on the decision to quit possibly one of the most important you will ever make and you will be losing nothing but you will regain control of your life and that has to be good

    You will find all the help and support you need on here as we all help each other just like a family we are here for you every step of the way cheering the good days and sympathiseing with the bad but the good far outweigh the bad

    Read the posts on here you will find a lot of tips and advice and in the signatures of a lot you will find links to other sites just click on them Here are 2 I find very good to start you off whyquit.com and woofmang.com Read, read and then read some more as the more you read and learn about why you smoked and about your addiction the easier your quit will be

    Well done you 16 days quit already that's great

    Best Wishes

    Marg xx

  • Hi Gaz, welcome to the forum. Sounds like your doing well. Keep it up and remember that there's always someone here if things get tough

    Stay strong


  • Thanks for the warm welcomes guys, im just so chuffed to be here ;)

  • Good to see another quitter! Welcome to the forum, you've already done the hard part and are well on your way!

  • Welcome Gaz!! :D well done with your quit!! Hmmmm just looking now and it looks like you qualify as a MMQ ;) Welcome to the MMQ gang ( Mad March Quitters ) ;)

    Looking forward to reading more from you!!

  • Hi Gaz, well done on your quit so far, you quit in march so that makes you an MMQ Crew:D member, glad you joined and now you have a new addiction, this forum but its healthy, free and full of wonderful people so hey you traded your bad habits for a great one!


  • Welcome mate and very well done on your quit so far.xxxxxxxxx

  • So .... Im part of the MMQ crew woooohoooo :cool:

    My last smoke was about 11pm on the 31st so yeah i guess i am ;)

  • Hi Gaz, well done on your quit so far and welcome x

  • Hello Gaz and welcome to the forum,

    Well done on the quit so far, your doing really well and you seem to have a great attitude towards it.

    Keep it up

    Lottie -x-

  • Thanks Sal/Lottie

    I never set any dates, however it was on my mind to jack it in for a few weeks prior, some days more than others, then i thought its the 1st of April tomorrow and with that thought in my mind i woke up in the morning and even with my bacca packet on the side i just got up and ignored it.

  • Hi, Gaz and welcome to the forum! You seem to have your mind in a good set for quitting and staying quit. Good for you!

  • Hooray

    Hi Gaz, Welcome to the forum, glad going well so far, sure it will carry on like that for u, Good and bad days though, everyone on this site will help u :cool:

  • Yo gaz

    Gaz Congrats on your brilliant achievement... Respect....




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