Good morning :)

Hi Guys, haven't been around much so just thought I'd post a quick message to say that I'm still here! :D

Did everyone enjoy a nice bank holiday weekend?

I have to admit, the sunshine on Saturday and Sunday did make me crave quite a bit, but I think I'm so past the stage of worrying about failing that I just let those feelings come knowing that they'll do no harm! Lol.

My sister was visiting this weekend (she lives down south) with her husband and my three year old niece, and we all had a lovely time. It still shocks me when I see how big my niece gets! They seem to grow up so quickly, I feel like I'll miss something if I blink! :rolleyes:

Well I hope you all had great weekends anyway. Speak soon :) xxx

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  • Great to see you hon, I had a lovely weekend too! Back to the grindstone today though, ho hum! xxx

    Shame :( But at least we have a four day week this time!

    How are you getting on at the moment? Nasty Nic keeping his distance?

    xxx

  • Hiya hun :)

    I'm glad you had a nice weekend, it was lovely here too for Sat and Sun and Nic popped up for me too - more on Sunday TBH but we all beat the stinky little **** (you can make up your own word for the *'s :p) shows how rubbish our weather is that we all quit months ago and these are some of the first sunny days we've had to contend with!!

    Lol, and don't flowers smell gorgeous? *Was winding her mum up on Sunday* :o

    xxx

  • Hiya hun :)

    I'm glad you had a nice weekend, it was lovely here too for Sat and Sun and Nic popped up for me too - more on Sunday TBH but we all beat the stinky little **** (you can make up your own word for the *'s :p) shows how rubbish our weather is that we all quit months ago and these are some of the first sunny days we've had to contend with!!

    Lol, and don't flowers smell gorgeous? *Was winding her mum up on Sunday* :o

    xxx

    Love the smell of summer even more than before, which is great :)

    This weekend was full of smokers asking "How did you quit?", "Was it easy?", "Are you struggling with being in the sunshine and sat outside around all of us smokers?".

    So, while I had cravings now and then, I spent most of my weekend feeling quite proud as I explained that yes, the memory of smoking is difficult to bat away when it's beautiful outside, but it's still one of the best thing I've ever done for myself. :)

    Nasty Nic knows not to mess with Sarah Lou now. I can almost hear his half-hearted efforts at tempting me! *Imagines him sat on shoulder looking worn out and beaten*.

    xxx

  • Ladies, I think the sunshine was a test for all of us but.....WE TRIUMPHED!!! HOW FANTASTIC ARE WE???!!!:D:D:D

    We are pretty awesome ;) xxx

  • We are pretty awesome ;) xxx

    *High Fives all round*

    We definitely are!! :D

    Love the smell of summer even more than before, which is great :)

    All the flowers are coming out at home, and it's lovely being able to smell them - even the bunches in the supermarket smell fab :D

    Although me going round like a toddler smelling everything probably annoyed mum a bit :o

    This weekend was full of smokers asking "How did you quit?", "Was it easy?", "Are you struggling with being in the sunshine and sat outside around all of us smokers?".

    So, while I had cravings now and then, I spent most of my weekend feeling quite proud as I explained that yes, the memory of smoking is difficult to bat away when it's beautiful outside, but it's still one of the best thing I've ever done for myself. :)

    YAY for you being proud, you deserve it!!

    And heck every smoker wants to stop - don't you remember that feeling when someone you knew quit? I bet they're turning green with envy seeing you being a happy non-smoker!!

    One of my friend's friends (sounds clumsy but I don't know him that well, lol) has quit because of me - not bragging, he said so!! We used to go out for a smoke together on nights out and stuff and he says seeing me go from "I smoke, love it, and if you don't tough" (yeah I was one of them :/ ) to being really happy as a non-smoker inspired him :D :D

    Nasty Nic knows not to mess with Sarah Lou now. I can almost hear his half-hearted efforts at tempting me! *Imagines him sat on shoulder looking worn out and beaten*.

    xxx

    He's there, a sad, whiny, smelly little b*gger now!! He's gone from being the one who controlled you to whining "Please have me back Sarah" - go on give him a slap!!

    xxx

  • Awww, it's nice to know that something you've done has helped someone else :)

    Well done!

    Being happy about not smoking really is the key I think. Other smokers respond much more positively towards chucking the fags in when they can see that it's actually not the end of the world and it is achievable.

    xxx

  • Awww, it's nice to know that something you've done has helped someone else :)

    Well done!

    Being happy about not smoking really is the key I think. Other smokers respond much more positively towards chucking the fags in when they can see that it's actually not the end of the world and it is achievable.

    xxx

    I'm quite proud of it :D :D

    It's definitely good to see us happy without our dummies - shows how pointless smoking is really!!

    Ooh and I didn't realise you're in the same room as me, party time!! :D :cool::cool:

    xxx

  • I'm quite proud of it :D :D

    It's definitely good to see us happy without our dummies - shows how pointless smoking is really!!

    Ooh and I didn't realise you're in the same room as me, party time!! :D :cool::cool:

    xxx

    Woop woop!!

    It's time to turn this room upside down! :p Let's build a cocktail bar and get drunk! xxx

  • Woop woop!!

    It's time to turn this room upside down! :p Let's build a cocktail bar and get drunk! xxx

    WOOHOO!!

    Right we can go shopping for booze at lunch and get some of Kat's helpers to build a proper bar :D

    *Waits for Max's comment* :p

    xxx

  • WOOHOO!!

    Right we can go shopping for booze at lunch and get some of Kat's helpers to build a proper bar :D

    *Waits for Max's comment* :p

    xxx

    Yayyyy! Max can comment all he likes :p

  • Yayyyy! Max can comment all he likes :p

    Oh you're OK Sarah, he says you're a classy lady but I'm the one that gets p!ssed on seawater :p

  • Getting a bit cocksure there Sarah? :D:D

    Well done you ladies,isn't it brilliant to be free of addiction and free of Nic's smelly dead yellow hands.Hurrah!!!!!! xxx

    Hurrah to that!! :)

    Going back to your comment about helping others before, Gemma, I had a work's night out on Friday and a couple of the lads were complaining that they'd tried to stop but had been unsuccessful. I must remember to hand over my Allen Carr book as a loan to them! We need more converts!

    xxx

  • Hurrah to that!! :)

    Going back to your comment about helping others before, Gemma, I had a work's night out on Friday and a couple of the lads were complaining that they'd tried to stop but had been unsuccessful. I must remember to hand over my Allen Carr book as a loan to them! We need more converts!

    xxx

    Ooh that's a good idea!!

    YAY for converts :D :D xxx

  • ***imagines Sarah and Gemma going door to door like 2 Jehovah's witnesses seeking new converts :D:D *****

    But we're lots more fun than the JWs!!

    (Gemma clutching a half empty bottle of booze of course) xx

    :eek::eek::eek:

    *hic* xx

  • ***imagines Sarah and Gemma going door to door like 2 Jehovah's witnesses seeking new converts :D:D *****

    (Gemma clutching a half empty bottle of booze of course) xx

    Ha ha!! Love this :)

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