3 years!!

3 years and 3 days quit.... about 30000 fags NOT smoked. As a smoker I had 2-3 at least before leaving the house, and a couple more before work, I had as many as I could fit into my work day, god, I remember the stress of having to run off, smoke fast, wash up, mints/gum, etc, at home I could puff away and I certainly did, while my little one was inside wondering what the hell I was up to outside in the cold... these days I never ever crave them but rather frequently rejoice in the fact to have escaped my addiction. When you realize that not smoking is better in EVERY way than smoking you'll easily maintain your quit.... it's being stuck in the thinking that you're gaining something from smoking or missing something if you don't that will keep you in in the midst of your addiction. My wish is for everyone to escape too! Cheers xx

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  • :)Hi Bellablue, (When you realize that not smoking is better in EVERY way than smoking you'll easily maintain your quit.... it's being stuck in the thinking that you're gaining something from smoking or missing something if you don't that will keep you in in the midst of your addiction. My wish is for everyone to escape too!)

    Very well written, I couldnt have done it any better. CONGRATS on 3years. Jacqui

    Quit Date: 10.2.12

  • 3 years and 3 days quit

    Jeez, you took your time posting...but, congrats for those EXCELLENT stats :cool:

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    xx

  • Congrats Bella, seems much longer though :p

  • hahaha that made me laugh, Nic! :D

    Thanks Jacqui and Cav!!

    and I just can't help it...... gotta.... post..... a.... cat pic..... haha

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  • Three years... totally inspirational Bella.

    H x

  • Congrats Bells on your 3 years, following up behind you...

    Your post gave me so many flashbacks, including being sat at my old tower, in the study doing cat pics.

    First 6 months definately, on your guard and to this day on my guard around booze. Booze and fags, fags and booze an unholy duo.

    Mxx

  • I thought you were not going to post, now I can enjoy saying, Happy Birthday and a huge Well Done for passing three years, all over again.

    I also have another message for you: "Very best wishes Bells, for getting to three years", love David xx

    Jackie x

  • Congratulations on your three years Bella.

    Wayne:D

  • congrats Bella 3 years is amazing!!!

  • Hey hey hey quit buddy. Took your time!! Quitting gave me back my life and introduced me to some great people. Well done my friend x x

  • Thank you, guys :) xx

  • Yay Bella, b****y brilliant. :D

    So pleased for you.

    Gaynor xxx

  • Well done to you that is absolutely fabulous, sorry I didn’t post on the day but we are up to our eyes in move, sorry to all if my support is lacking but Bella your 3 years ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~+ is worth a mention xxx

  • Nearly missed this one, huge congrats Bella....

    Here's to many more....

    *raises glass*

  • That's fantastic, Bella! No need to say "well done" really - this is just who you are now. :)

    How great is that?!

  • Congratulations :d 3 years is amazing, well done. Im 2 yrs soon, wot a great feeling hey. Keep going everyone.

  • :D WOW 3 YEARS IS A GREAT ACHIEVEMENT:D

    well done :)

  • Good for you!!!!!! Yea I do on occasion:) pop by to see who's still around

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