Made it into day 2

Morning. well have managed to make it into day 2. (8pm last night)

Cravings come and go but am copeing with them at the moment.

I am going to only take enough money out to get the milk I need and that way i won't be able to cave in and buy cigs.

I think at the moment it would be to easy to say sod it, will only get 10 and make them last.

I think its the habit i miss at the moment. I used to like to go outside and have a smoke, I didn't enjoy the cig though, I always thought it tasted disgusting. Might have to make a drink and wander about with that instead.

Will look out for you all later.

Jane

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  • hi Jane :)

    well done on quitting and yep just taking enough money out with you for the milk will certainly help

    just remember that a crave will last for only so long so try and keep hands and mind busy when it comes reading and posting on here will help do both

    there are some really good tips in the link on my signature

    i look forward to reading your posts

    regards

    Carol

    :)

  • Well done, keep going :)

    I did the things I used to associate with smoking all in the first week of stopping; the drink and a wonder sounds like a good plan.

    It personally helped me as I felt the worst was out the way.

  • going ok.

    Thought i would try some deep breathing. big mistake, just made me short of breath, very strange

    I have an inhaluater thing but it makes me cough so dont think i will bother with it, maybe just take the cartridge out and fiddle with it.

  • Just loooked back and can see i joined this site september last year and here i am still trying to quit.

    I have a feeling I will be going on holiday next month with my patch stuck firmly where it wont be seen in the sun.:)

  • Good for you!

    WE all had to start somewhere! Good for you! Do what you can 1 day at

    a time dearheart! You will get so much support here from all of us!

    Keep going going going! It DOES get better! :D

  • Last post before bed.

    Now on end of day 2 (well techincally now into day 3)

    Not been a bad day.

    Have just felt like i have lost something. Certainley not the taste as i hated that, maybe it's the not putting anything into mouth.

    The clearing of the throat (chesty cough ) that i had has already seems to have gone .

    Will give it at least a week before i go to bed without taking my pain killers that stop the night cough, hopefully i can knock them on the head as well then as they dont get rid of the arthritias pain but they do make me sleep.

    See you all tomorrow

    Jane

  • Morning. well have managed to make it into day 2. (8pm last night)

    Cravings come and go but am copeing with them at the moment.

    I am going to only take enough money out to get the milk I need and that way i won't be able to cave in and buy cigs.

    I think at the moment it would be to easy to say sod it, will only get 10 and make them last.

    I think its the habit i miss at the moment. I used to like to go outside and have a smoke, I didn't enjoy the cig though, I always thought it tasted disgusting. Might have to make a drink and wander about with that instead.

    Will look out for you all later.

    Jane

    Hi Jane, well done on day 2 :-) are you going cold turkey, if yoyu are your brave lol my friend has just got to 3 months and all she said was " one craving at a time. I dont think about tomorrow or what am i going to do after dinner, i just carry on and when the pang hits, just busy myself for a minute then carryon" she finds it really easy, i wish i had her streghth lol

    derek

  • I am into week 2 Now. But for how long I don't know

  • For 7 days and then it will be week 3. xxxx

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