Category: quit smoking

Alive With Pleasure

I started smoking when I was 13 years old. This was in the early 1980’s before smoking and smokers became taboo. My dad smoked. A lot of people did. It started as a way to look older, be more cool, and just rebel against my parents and other […]

Where There’s Smoke

My neighbor below smokes 😦 She appears to be retired and therefore home all day and as far as I can tell all she does is sit outside, drink coffee, and SMOKE! Smoke rises and comes into my apartment. I can’t stand it. I really, really can’t stand […]

Five Years

Five years ago today, I quit smoking . . . and fattened up for the kill. Quitting was the hardest thing ever. It ravaged my body. Ravaged! Nobody tells you about how ugly the detox part gets. Imagine 20 some years of poison leaving your body. It’s not […]


Today’s my Quit Anniversary! Your Quit Date is: Friday, May 10, 2002 at 12:30:00 PM Time Smoke-Free: 1795 days, 18 hours, 27 minutes and 10 seconds Cigarettes NOT smoked: 44894 Lifetime Saved: 11 months, 12 days, 22 hours Money Saved: $17,960.00 I have added nearly a year to […]

Nobody Does It Better

Hello Kellie!Your Quit Date is: Friday, May 10, 2002 at 12:30:00 PM Time Smoke-Free: 1705 days, 18 hours, 34 minutes and 8 seconds Cigarettes NOT smoked: 42644 Lifetime Saved: 10 months, 25 days, 18 hours Money Saved: $17,060.00 Wow! I’m almost to the five year mark on my […]