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The First 7 Days

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Re: The First 7 Days

Post by Action » 30 Oct 2019 21:30

Evening Peeps.

Well done on day 3 Smallt! The headache will go!
Water for me too...day 2 complete here.

Hope everyone else is okay.

Excellent Kitty (::) well done on pushing away the wobbles.
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Re: The First 7 Days

Post by Leslans » 31 Oct 2019 07:04

Day 2 <:)>
"Don't look back, you're not going that way"

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Re: The First 7 Days

Post by Maria » 31 Oct 2019 09:04

Day 5 \:)/ well done everyone
Never stop trying... Never stop believing .. Never give up .. Your day will come !

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Post by Action » 31 Oct 2019 09:08

Morning Everyone,

Great job on smashing Day 1 Leslans ;)?
Day 5 Maria, brilliant (::)

Well I’m commencing day 3 already. Feeling quite chuffed despite slight dip at weekend. Not so long ago I felt really, really trapped and miserable, drinking every day even though I didn’t want to. Now I feel hope. ;)?
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Post by xxxkateyxxx » 31 Oct 2019 09:32

Good morning seveners :\: some amazing achievements here, we are doing well. Day 7 for me but I won't be moving over to the next thread quite yet as I feel more comfortable here. I've got a presentation in a couple of hours so I'm really pleased to have a clear head for that. Happy Halloween everyone, have an amazing day xxx

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Post by PB&J » 31 Oct 2019 11:01

Morning all. I'm going to try again. I can feel the ache and pain in my liver. The damage is done but I need to stop. I'm going to take it hour at a time once finished work. To be honest and I really need to be I've used my local shops so much recently trying to buy from different ones that um now too embarrassed to go in them which is probably a good thing.

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Re: The First 7 Days

Post by LBNS » 31 Oct 2019 11:36

Hey PB&J <:)>
Welcome back.
I’m having a rough time with drinking, back on day 1 again.
Feeling really unwell 😔
I’m like a bloody stuck record at the moment.
I’m sick of making myself sick 🤢
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Post by PB&J » 31 Oct 2019 11:42

Hi LBNS, know how you feel. Have started back at gym, on anti depressants but really dont know how to do this anymore. Gonna try. Heres to Day 1. Good luck.

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Post by Maria » 31 Oct 2019 11:52

That's great Action,your hope is inspiring ;)? Well done Katey those first 7 days are the toughest (::)
LBNS why don't you try the councelling,I'm sure it would buy you some dry time to kick-start you regime,
I'm a bit more optimistic only a few days ago felt like you and PJ
Hope tommorrow is better <:)>
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Post by Kitty1986 » 31 Oct 2019 18:59

Hi Guys :\:

Day 6.....been a while that’s for sure. Had a few permission thoughts but batted them away again. Gosh this is hard work BUT something I have to do. Just need to change my mindset. For so long Alcohol has played a big part in my life and I’ve wasted so much time when I should/could have spent it on so much more important/enjoyable things. Life is short and I’m not looking back but looking forward although I don’t know what lies ahead :o one thing I know for sure I don’t want alcohol to rule my life anymore (thinking about it, wasting money, etc).

Katey - I’m hot on your tail :lol: know what you mean about staying on this thread.
Welcome back PB&J. You can do this.
LBNS - great that you’ve come back... I know it’s hard but you will get there. Never give up on yourself..you are so worth it.
Hi Maria, Action, leslans & Smallt - Lets do this!
Pork...See you tomorrow

Sorry if if missed anyone.

Have a good evening all

Kitty xx

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Post by Action » 31 Oct 2019 19:39

Evening Everyone.

Congratulations on day 7 Katey, I hope the presentation went well. Excellent job on day 6 Kitty and for crushing those temptations. (::)

LBNS and PB&J ❤️ Hold on to your faith...you can get AF days under your belt. One step at a time and remember every AF day is a great achievement. <:)> PB&J - try not to push yourself too hard in the early days... perhaps you can just concentrate on eating well and building yourself before you hit the gym. Can you go for a calming walk instead to blow the cobwebs away.

Glad you are feeling optimistic Maria. ;)?

Day 3 complete for me. Had a really busy day and totally shattered now but me and the woof are fed and watered, showered (just me) :lol: and crashed in front of the tv relaxing.
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Re: The First 7 Days

Post by Smallt » 31 Oct 2019 20:41

(::) hi everyone day 4 not finding it to bad at the minute but find myself taking big sighs at everything lol. It's been a good few years since I've done 7 days so that's my first challenge x

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Post by Pork » 01 Nov 2019 05:56

Good morning campers 👍😎
Day One ☝️

Keep On
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Re: The First 7 Days

Post by Maria » 01 Nov 2019 07:23

Nice one Pork.Happy November everyone \:)/
Day 6
Never stop trying... Never stop believing .. Never give up .. Your day will come !

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Re: The First 7 Days

Post by Leslans » 01 Nov 2019 08:10

Day 3 <:)>
"Don't look back, you're not going that way"

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Re: The First 7 Days

Post by LBNS » 01 Nov 2019 09:02

On way to work, still feeling pretty sorry for myself.
Not much sleep :shock:
Keep on everyone <:)>
Day 2 - I DON’T DRINK!
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Re: The First 7 Days

Post by Pandabear73 » 01 Nov 2019 12:11

Back on day 1 yet again.
Feel so ashamed and disgusted with myself, drank far too much again.
I've given my OH total control of my bank account, I can and will beat this.
Hugs to all x

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Re: The First 7 Days

Post by Maria » 01 Nov 2019 12:43

<:)> Panda we've all been there,hope you feel better tommorrow.well done for coming straight back
Never stop trying... Never stop believing .. Never give up .. Your day will come !

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Re: The First 7 Days

Post by Rose13 » 01 Nov 2019 12:51

Day 1 again for me too !

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Re: The First 7 Days

Post by Action » 01 Nov 2019 12:52

Morning Everyone,

Grey days do make it a little but harder to stay positive so its time for a bit of self care. A hot chocolate and a 5 minute snooze, or a cuddle with your OH (or woof) something that will bring you comfort and turn the day round and make it manageable.

Day 4 here. Feeling okay with no desire to drink at the moment, just feeling shattered. I might have a quick snooze to recharge my batteries. I think doing anything positive for myself will really help keep me going. ;)?

Hope all is going okay with you. <:)>

Keep on trying.
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