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Old 12-21-2010, 04:14 PM   #1
Next stop Onederland!
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Default Different kinda goal...

I stopped smoking! 12/19 .... Man it's hard.

No longer Extreme Obese:
Out of the 200s
No Longer Obese:
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Old 12-21-2010, 04:16 PM   #2
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Fantastic!!! That is a HUGE goal! Congrats, and good luck.
This is about more than a number... It is about my LIFE!

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Old 12-21-2010, 05:33 PM   #3
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It is very hard!!! I quit 6 1/2 years ago, it gets better... trust me! Right now it's probably the hardest thing you've ever done in your life but it does get easier. Just stick with it and remember it is NOT worth it. If you smoke you're killing yourself and paying for the "pleasure" of doing it!!! You can do this.
Personal best 5km - 35 minutes - 8/21/10
When choosing between two evils, I always like to pick the one I haven't tried before.
Goal reached 2012. Starting again... and again...
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Old 12-21-2010, 09:03 PM   #4
Staying the Same
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Just remember all the gross little things you pushed under the rug. For me it's enough to think about how I needed to do this wet phlegmy cough after every meal and disguise it as sneezing so I didn't gross out whoever I was with. Or the yellowing teeth. Or those funny stains on your gums.

As for the sugar cravings, they go away. Promise!
Push on some more!

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Old 12-21-2010, 09:23 PM   #5
Le geek, c'est chic
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I quit a three-pack-a-day habit in July; I can empathize with how hard it is. You aren't going to believe how good you're going to feel, though, as the weeks and months of being a non-smoker go by. You might have a little "quitter's flu" for a few weeks, but it's nothing insurmountable.

You are awesome for quitting smoking and losing weight at the same time! I decided to wait on weight loss until I was over the worst of my nicotine withdrawal, so that meant an extra fifteen pounds or so to lose...you are way smarter than I was.
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Old 12-22-2010, 05:43 PM   #6
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Good for you! And congrats for quitting smoking AND trying to lose weight at the same time!

STG 1, 290 accomplished: 10/16/2010
STG 2, 280 accomplished: 11/13/2010
STG 3, 270 accomplished: 12/17/2010
STG 4, 260 accomplished: 04/20/2011
STG 5, 250 accomplished: 07/02/2011
STG 6, 240 accomplished: still waiting!
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