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Thursday, March 16, 2017

moving sites

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Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Day 20

I feel like poop, mostly from the surgery. But, the cravings are less and less and im overcoming them! Not too much long till i can call myself a non-smoker! I do worry about going down on the patches and what withdraws ill have then. But thats 3 weeks away. Tomorrow will be 3 weeks since i started my journey, and im quite proud as i have made huge strides. I can smell better, and breathe better (I dont have to take as many asthma meds).
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Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Day 19 cont...

Well i suppose ive been a little lazy posting because of the surgery AND my lil one squirming about. 😁 I got the water delivery rescheduled an hour and half before cut off (we have too much). And i managed to start a puzzle of pandas. Soooooo Cute. And found summer's work pic, yay! Thats all really. Looking forward to day 20. Ill probably crash as soon as Chad gets here. Im tired!

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Day 19

After yesterday's implant, the only desire i have is to vegetate on the couch and do nothing. So smoking is not in the picture! I got the implant part done and have to wait 4-5 months for the rest. But for now, i rest.

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Monday, March 13, 2017

Day 18

Here's yet another puzzle done. One more to go then I'm out, ack! 

In the mean time i just woke up (4am) and am SUPER nervous about my dental implant today. Something about someone screwing things into my jawbone does not please me. If it weren't a front tooth i wouldn't bother.

So im wide awake with nothing to do but that last puzzle! And i dont think im going to feel like going to the dollar store after being tortured 😓  Im going to have to employ someone for more puzzles.

Its been working so far keeping my hands busy. And lots of nuts to keep my mouth busy... Now that i didn't think about! I wont be able to eat hard stuff. ACK! Dilemmas dilemmas!

Honestly, im surprised im not chain smoking with how nervous i am... 
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Sunday, March 12, 2017

Day 17

Last night i finished the puzzle.  Amazing how fast it came together! Anyways!

We're on day 17, and instead of it getting easier, its getting harder and harder! Im constantly chewing on something. Im surprized i have fingernails left! LOL!

Tomorrow i go to the dentist for my implant, so i imagine ill be knocked out for quite a bit so that should help!

Time for the next puzzle. Updates soon!

EDA: I just realized i went ALL day without a patch on. And its 4:30pm! Ooops!

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Saturday, March 11, 2017

Day 16

So i didnt get very far in the puzzle yesterday, but thats ok. I kept busy. Went to walmart, entertained my child and husband, made another blog! Tomorrow we're going to get another game for family fun night! 😀

I cant wait. And I fiddled around with Melody's blog. I figured out how to align the text the way that i want to, yay!

Its weee early in the morning, 1:50am, so im going to get to playing with that other blog before i go to bed!
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Friday, March 10, 2017

Albuterol shipment

So im asthmatic, and got my 90 day shipment of albuterol in for my nebulizer, and didn't think it would be THIS much. I wont need any for a long time. I also ordered foil bags to put my meds in so i dont have to worry about spoilage.

Onto the day of not smoking! Ive had a few cravings, but its getting better. I think im eating too much though lol. I think ill start a puzzle because im tired of messing with Melody's blog!
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Blogging to stay busy

So, ive been preening Melody's blog trying to keep my hands busy. And its working, but i have a headache from staring at the computer and its tedious. Only 480+ posts to go on her site. LOL. I fixed this one last night, so all i have to do is keep it in check. Maybe ill go do a puzzle i swore i wouldn't do!
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Day 15 has begun

So here we are in the wee hours of the morning with day 15 to a start. Im sure ill have tons to post later, but i dont think im going to do a puzzle today. Ive learned a new coding trick and i may just play around with that instead 😁
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Thursday, March 9, 2017

2 weeks yay!

Happy 2 weeks!

Its been 2 weeks since i started my journey to quitting smoking. It has been one heck of a struggle, but day by day im getting there. The urges havent gone away at all but they are less frequent! Im still having problems with my asthma, so this process is vital.


and of course its a hard one.

And puzzle done 

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Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Day 13

Seems like it'd be an unlucky day. But so far so good. Urges are there and im miserable, but i have no choice, this must be done. And the puzzle of the day is still just a wadded mess. I cant keep my concentration long enough to go at it.
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Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Day 12

Well, here we are. Painfully day 12. I just want to give in and call it off completely. The urges are horrible, the patches itch, i dont know if the chantix is doing anything. My asthma hasnt gotten any better. And the puzzles get more and more frustrating to finish!!! I feel like im fighting a loosing battle.

Here is the last puzzle i finished today. I really need something else to do.

And my new fav juice LOL
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Monday, March 6, 2017

Day 11

Day 11

And of course here is the puzzle of the day. It might take me several like the last one, this one is pretty hard! They do keep me busy not just through the cravings, but plain old boredom. Sure i could be cleaning, but what fun is that? Seriously!

I thought i lost one of my inhalers earlier and scoured the house for an hour only to find that it was in my new purse. Im not used to it yet and things just kinda hide in there!

Its nice and dreary out, i dont think id want to go out there and smoke anyways. I hope it rains, i have some plants i want to start! Hopefully they live. I havent had much luck with that lately!! 😟

Anywho ill come back when the puzzle is done or i wear out lol! Or some other spectacular news! Until then..

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Sunday, March 5, 2017

Day 10!

Seems like its been a rough day. I first visit my kids, resisting the urge to smoke while out. Still have my good 'ol patch on. After wards i FINALLY finish my puzzle woot! My next batch of puzzles waiting for me to do! I found even more at another dollar store. And while i was gone, sweet hubby did a ton of laundry for me!! What a sweetie
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Saturday, March 4, 2017

My goofball hubby

Sent from work. He must be as bored as I am. Silly boy. At least im entertained while going through withdraws. 
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Day 9 cont...

This puzzle literally looks like it exploded on me. Might as well have... Missing several pieces and there's so much blue i cant make out whats what!

 At least its coming together nicely and keeping my hands busy. Its not killing the cravings but its keeping my lil smoking hands occupied for the day. Let me tell you... These dollar store puzzles are HARD!!! Im going to end up with a whole collection i swear!
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So day 9 here we are!!!!

Day 9 here we are

Yes its late, but im up and excited like a little puppy. 
Another day to proove that I CAN DO IT!!! I have one
more puzzle to work on tomorrow, among tons of laundry
so im sure ill make it through! Will be back later with more news.
Good news!
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Friday, March 3, 2017

Day 8 here we are... And done!

Perfectly content with the puzzle for now. Keeping my hands busy! Well, ive officially gotten through day 8, woohoo!!!!!

 And completed the puzzle. It was a rough one with the cravings and some  other things going on in life, but i managed, and in an hour we start day 9!
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Thursday, March 2, 2017

Holy crap its been a week!

Well holy crap, Its been a week now! I cant believe it! Seems like just yesterday i was fighting so hard it wasnt funny. Now dont get me wrong, its still rough, but not nearly as bad. Now this silly asthma meds keep me up all night, so i celebrated by redoing the blog! Ill get the buttons up later. Still trying to think of how im going to explain why ive been up all night.

Who wouldnt celebrate such an occasion by plugging themselves into the computer until 5am playing with CSS?
Its weird not going outside all day, thats the part i miss. I used to sit and watch everything for most of the day, now i dont have a reason to go out. Enough blabbering! I have more work to do!
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Wednesday, March 1, 2017


Becoming less miserable, but the cravings are still there hardcore! I havent finished the tiger puzzle, but im sure i will.

I got another inhaler and a pill to go along with everything else. Asthma is a pain in the butt. I was still wheezing at my check up :(

ADDING: I completed the puzzle. Onto the next. Im very fricking frustrated right now. Good thing everyone is asleep!
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Welcome to day 6!

Yep we are on day 6! And my puzzle from yesterday is1/2 done.
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