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by KraftyKat
20 Sep 2011 15:54
Forum: Physical and Mental Health
Topic: Animal Companions (aka Pets)
Replies: 3184
Views: 166292

Re: animal companions (aka pets)

Re fleas - I think the vet used to prescribe Frontline when my cat was young. I stopped treating her after a few months and they didnt come back for a long time. When they did I managed to get Frontline from one of the main pet stores and it worked immediately. Brilliant stuff!
by KraftyKat
20 Sep 2011 10:09
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: SOS - Post here if you need help (No General Chat Please)
Replies: 11744
Views: 850114

Re: New Members - Please Introduce Yourself Here

Great post Sian - glad things improving for you \:)/ To all those newer people who are mourning the loss of alcohol and may feel they are losing out I wanted to post this. I'm coming up to 12 weeks AF and, in the beginning, I felt cheated. Everyone else was able to drink responsibly - why not me? I ...
by KraftyKat
20 Sep 2011 09:31
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: SOS - Post here if you need help (No General Chat Please)
Replies: 11744
Views: 850114

Re: SOS - Post here if you need help (No General Chat Please

Good luck today Chris <:)>

Space - hope things improve for you.

xx KK
by KraftyKat
18 Sep 2011 20:01
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: The Six Month Challenge
Replies: 16142
Views: 765423

Re: The Six Month Challenge

but I think actually that first high for me refers to the first sip. You know that feeling when it goes down and feels good, warm in the tummy, last night's hangover forgotten in an instance? I would carry on drinking late into the night, but that feeling would never actually come back, not after t...
by KraftyKat
17 Sep 2011 17:53
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: September General Support and Chat
Replies: 179
Views: 20541

Re: September General Support and Chat

Hey Deanna - maybe shy and nervous would be attractive :) Nothing wrong with that - especially on the first phone call. Go for it!! (AF I mean - much better than false courage and you'll be non fuzzy ;) )
by KraftyKat
17 Sep 2011 13:47
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: September General Support and Chat
Replies: 179
Views: 20541

Re: September General Support and Chat

Some good positive posts there Tom - so pleased to see them. Have PMd you. Enjoy your weekend and take care xx KK Ragnar - I think we've all done that haven't we? (alcohol as a confidence booster) Doesn't work in the long term though as you said. Good luck with the ladders and hope it's not as windy...
by KraftyKat
16 Sep 2011 08:55
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: Re: The Two and Three Month Challenge
Replies: 21125
Views: 1052428

Re: The Two Month Challenge

Shelsey - you may be lucky but, don't forget, you've worked so hard to get this far !!!!! Well done and hugs to you for all that <:)> KK
by KraftyKat
16 Sep 2011 08:53
Forum: Relationships
Topic: I cant really talk to my husband about my addiction...
Replies: 61
Views: 8219

Re: I cant really talk to my husband about my addiction...

A good positive start to the end of the week and the beginning of the weekend ;)?
So pleased for you Gobsmacked! Newhorizons - so glad you have a good friend to support you in all this xx KK
by KraftyKat
16 Sep 2011 08:41
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: The Six Month Challenge
Replies: 16142
Views: 765423

Re: The Six Month Challenge

and connected it to something in childhood I had never been able to figure out, went back to being four years old, and having to be ridiculously responsible seeing as I was still such a small child, and then the tears came Hi Tatt - a belated response to your post. Just reading it this morning redu...
by KraftyKat
15 Sep 2011 22:58
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: The First 7 Days
Replies: 83487
Views: 4653661

Re: The First 7 Days

now 33 days later i feel really good its been hard but worth the agony i think changing your daily routine helps alot xxxxxxx Well done Jo!! I know it's been so hard for you and I hope anyone new to this place reads your post. Glad you're feeling so good and are here to show it can be done. <:)> KK
by KraftyKat
15 Sep 2011 22:52
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: Re: The Two and Three Month Challenge
Replies: 21125
Views: 1052428

Re: The Two Month Challenge

Hope all goes well tomorrow Jo <:)> <:)> KK
by KraftyKat
15 Sep 2011 15:49
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: KEEPING IN TOUCH ON THE FORUM
Replies: 5002
Views: 419588

Re: KEEPING IN TOUCH ON THE FORUM

Dylan - that's brilliant news. Well done! (::) KK
by KraftyKat
15 Sep 2011 09:41
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: I Will Not Drink Today Because..............
Replies: 28295
Views: 1172759

Re: I Will Not Drink Today Because..............

RagnarTheDry wrote:.....because the sun is shining on a windless morning so it's up the ladder for me. Will this job ever be finished?
I thought they'd finally stopped painting THAT bridge Ragnar :D

Sunny here too and nearly the weekend so I shall be AF ;)?
by KraftyKat
13 Sep 2011 09:41
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: NOTICE BOARD
Replies: 5444
Views: 416248

Re: NOTICE BOARD

Shelsey - that's brilliant news!!!! Always knew you could do it after hearing all that fighting talk. Well done (::) (::) (::)

xx KK
by KraftyKat
12 Sep 2011 09:01
Forum: Sobriety Challenges
Topic: The Three Month Challenge.
Replies: 11511
Views: 556026

Re: The Three Month Challenge.

Thank you for all the advice Jos - am taking it all in and working out my strategies (sounds like a war and I suppose that's what we're all doing isn't it? - fighting a war against the EAF) I'm going to be ready and have my armour on (courtesy of all the wonderful people here). I'm determined not to...
by KraftyKat
12 Sep 2011 08:57
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: September General Support and Chat
Replies: 179
Views: 20541

Re: September General Support and Chat

Shelsey - that was wonderful. Made me feel happy on a dismal damp and windy Monday morning :D
So glad to hear how well you're doing. xx KK
by KraftyKat
09 Sep 2011 09:47
Forum: Relationships
Topic: I cant really talk to my husband about my addiction...
Replies: 61
Views: 8219

Re: I cant really talk to my husband about my addiction...

but his attitude is that I shouldn't 'keep on thinking/talking' about it. He said it's like when you are trying to get to sleep and you can't and the harder you try the harder it is to fall asleep, so if I 'keep talking/thinking' about not drinking, I am making it worse?? Am I?? He also thinks I co...
by KraftyKat
09 Sep 2011 09:28
Forum: Relapsing
Topic: The Confession Parlour...
Replies: 4638
Views: 315182

Re: The Confession Parlour...

. . . . . . . . which will soon be Day 2,3,4 . . . . . ;)?
by KraftyKat
09 Sep 2011 08:07
Forum: General Recovery
Topic: NOTICE BOARD
Replies: 5444
Views: 416248

Re: NOTICE BOARD

That's a brilliant achievment Sheila! Well done and loads of (::) (::) (::) KK