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Family

Networking

This past week I have been going crazy! I am freaking out over a giant exam I have coming up. Instead of studying for it, I find myself writing this (makes sense, right?). Maybe it is the music that I am listening to…

I Quit Today

Live For Today

This morning I started my morning when I logged on to my computer doing the same thing I do every morning, I quit nicotine.  I’ve been doing it for 7+ years now so you would think I would not need to start my…

Kenny’s Cancer Relief Fund

Kenny's Cancer Relief Fund

Hi everyone I wanted to update you a little bit on what’s going on with the cancer. As most of you know I do have lymphoma in three lymph nodes in my neck. But that’s just the secondary cancer. Their sending me to…

MLB, OYO, and Dip: It Doesn’t Have To Be Part of the Game

I’ve often said to baseball players, managers, and parents that chewing tobacco is part of the game, but it doesn’t have to be part of the game.  We can be the example that shines and separates this weed from America’s past time.  We must…

Why Did I Wait This Long?

Why Did I Wait This Long

So, I asked for a blog and haven’t even touched it. This is my first post since I became an admin and I really need to pick it up. I am at Day 117. It’s been a long journey with ups and downs.…

Mind Dump – No Rough Draft, No Revisions

Here is my first post, no rough draft, no revisions, no proofreading.  I am writing for my health. It has been 27 days since my last intake of the deadly well known carcinogen as well as alcohol. Big deal! the non addicted might…

Convenience Stores = Convenient Reminders

Convenient? Yep, they’ve always been that way. Conveniently on pretty much every other corner in any major city and on every third or fourth in smaller cities. Conveniently waiting for addicts of all kinds: booze hounds, junk food junkies, etc. In fact, there’s…

Willpower

So, as many of you have followed my intro page on the forum, you’ve seen the struggles I’ve gone through thus far in my quit.  I’ve had some snotty calls that have made me crave and most recently, was dumped by the girl…

Pressure

Pressure Guage

This is my first blog post, so bear with me. I sit here at work, rejoicing in the fact that I’ve been quit for 13 days.  No small feat since I dipped for about 6 years.  I remember my first dip like it…

Philip Seymour Hoffman – He Chose to Use

Yesterday, a wonderful actor was found dead in his apartment in New York.  Philip Syemour Hoffman‘s 23 year career (that started out on Law and Order) came to an abrupt end, and he will be missed on screen.  However, because of these events,…