I can't even tell you how many times those words have been spoken in my life this week. I can't even begin to tell you how hard it is. I can tell you though, it's a true story. I have actually been saying no. After enrolling and attending the Tobacco Cessation Program through Reid Hospital "Learn to Live Tobacco Free" I was told I needed to make a quit date. So I did. That date has come and gone....and I'm happy to report....I stood by it, and quit. The day before…Continue
Posted on February 16, 2012 at 7:33am — 4 Comments
Martin Luther King Jr once said "I have a dream". Turns out I do too, mine is to be a non-smoker and to drag as many of you along with me as I can.
The Tobacco Cessation program offered by Reid Hospital started on Monday, "Learn to Live Tobacco Free", I spent that hour meeting and getting to know the facilitator and my fellow smokers. We talked and shared a little bit about ourselves, and formed a comradery. We will be the support for one another through this journey of living…Continue
Posted on January 18, 2012 at 4:29pm
So, back in December I heard about a Tobacco Cessation program offered at Reid Hospital. I've been wanting to quit smoking for a long time, but every time I have tried I have failed. I want to be healthy, I want to improve my running and skating, and I don't want my kids to watch me smoke and become smokers themselves. I also hate how I smell when I smoke and have spent so much money on cigarettes over the years it disgusts me. When I looked into this Tobacco Cessation program I saw that…Continue
Posted on January 16, 2012 at 3:27pm — 3 Comments
Wanna know what you get for doing the right thing? Ya get in trouble, that's what you get. Well that's if you're a kid in school these days, what with zero tolerance polices on weapons and such...let me very briefly explain that statement.
I was reading news online, and stumled upon a story at upi.com that summarized in two sentences a recent incident at a Georgia school that got me going.
I completely understand the need to discipline children who knowingly bring…
Posted on January 10, 2012 at 7:49pm — 1 Comment
You just never know what you're going to get...and by "get" I mean "received a contagious something or other". Just have a look at this, see if you'd like these for yourself. Make sure you look at the pictures...all of them. I'm gonna hafta say no thanks. But to each his own.
Posted on December 19, 2011 at 11:30pm