Posts Tagged ‘quit smoking’

365 Days of Being Smoke Free

Posted: 25th January 2010 by Luc "Sandman" G. in Life
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Saturday was my 1 year anniversary of quitting smoking. I haven’t faltered even once in that full year. Its actually to the point where if I smell smoke I get nauseous, whether its people smoking, or just the smell of smoke on their clothes. I do still get the occasional craving under some stressful situations, […]

3 Months Smoke Free

Posted: 26th April 2009 by Luc "Sandman" G. in Life
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This weekend was my 3 month anniversary of being smoke free. Those are my last 2 packs that I never smoked. These aren’t quite what was my usual brand, which was DuMaurier Premiere (formally DuMaurier Extra Light). I officially quit smoking on January 23rd. Here’s my numbers according to the Canadian Cancer Society: My Mileage […]

I’ve made it to the 5 day mark of being smoke free! I have to admit that I’m proud of myself. I really didn’t think that I’d have the willpower to make it this long, but so far, so good. I’ve had a few bad cravings, mostly first thing in the mornings and after suppers. […]

Quit Smoking Diary-Day 1

Posted: 24th January 2009 by Luc "Sandman" G. in Life
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The quit date I had chosen for myself is finally here. I’m on day 15 of taking Champix and I had my last cigarette at 9:30am this morning. I wasn’t planning on having one this morning, but the urge was too strong. I didn’t feel too bad about it. Last night I talked it over […]

Still few side effects so far have surfaced from taking Champix, even after increasing the number of pills that I have to take daily. I still suffer from some light insomnia which is highly annoying. A new side effect has popped up over the last couple of days; increased urination . It doesn’t bother me […]