5 weeks today

Smoke free.

Here a some positives of my smoke free life.

Weaned myself off the champix and eventually stopped 9 days ago, feeling lots better (which isn't difficult as I was a mess to be honest!)

Went for a walk last week and couldn't believe how easy it was to walk up hills, it was a pleasure..so easy I started running up one...it felt fab!

Food!

Has food always tasted this good? What have I been missing out on? It all tastes so goooooood! My waistline is showing the effects of this though, not so positive, although will tackle this after christmas, I want to taste christmas properly this year, for the first time since I was in my teens. Yum!

I have two new addictions I'm afraid, marmite and redbush tea.

I'm consuming lots of each, daily, almost craving them.

And looking at the poor freezing smokers suffering for a fag outside in this weather, whenever I see them I feel pity for them and ever so pleased for me!:p

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  • Smoke free.

    Here a some positives of my smoke free life.

    Weaned myself off the champix and eventually stopped 9 days ago, feeling lots better (which isn't difficult as I was a mess to be honest!)

    Went for a walk last week and couldn't believe how easy it was to walk up hills, it was a pleasure..so easy I started running up one...it felt fab!

    Food!

    Has food always tasted this good? What have I been missing out on? It all tastes so goooooood! My waistline is showing the effects of this though, not so positive, although will tackle this after christmas, I want to taste christmas properly this year, for the first time since I was in my teens. Yum!

    I have two new addictions I'm afraid, marmite and redbush tea.

    I'm consuming lots of each, daily, almost craving them.

    And looking at the poor freezing smokers suffering for a fag outside in this weather, whenever I see them I feel pity for them and ever so pleased for me!:p

    Hi Lousca

    You sound really really positive dead pleased for you , you have done brilliant keep it going nothing wrong with marmite crave away :)

  • Hi Lousca :D

    5 weeks that's great Big Hug coming your way

    I#, so pleased that you're already feeling the benefits of not smoking and there are loads more still to come

    Love

    Marg

  • Thanks you two. :D

    I won't be on now before christmas so best wishes to all for magical christmas and smoke free festivities!

  • Went for a walk last week and couldn't believe how easy it was to walk up hills, it was a pleasure..so easy I started running up one...it felt fab!

    :) How lovely and spontaneous and what a great way to discover such an improvement in your lungs.

    Congratulations on your 5 weeks of being smokefree, brilliant.

    I love marmite and it's a great winter food.

    All the best to you for continued smokefreedom:)

    Pol

  • Thanks you two. :D

    I won't be on now before christmas so best wishes to all for magical christmas and smoke free festivities!

    hey

    Have wonderful Christmas to you and yours :)

  • wtg L.....yes things taste sooo good....almost too good, but yeah we

    have to tackle that as well after xmas....

    keep it up

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