On The Wagon For January

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Duck Girl    pirate
03/01/2007 at 16:34
oh, i dunno - selling healthy fruit smoothies & juice, thereby reducing alcohol consumption and feeding people more fruit & veg, would save the NHS lots I think. But IWDI, just think how much you will have saved by next Jan if you don't drink alcohol 'till then - maybe we could set up our own chain of late-night juice bars with decent live bands & stuff, but no alcohol or smoking? I think there's a definite gap in the market there...
Duck Girl    pirate
03/01/2007 at 16:37
jason - lots of people seem to go to gyms mostly to for a hard jacuzzi session, followed by a sauna, and a choc bar on the way out!
03/01/2007 at 17:11
Hi all just back after the holdays and been dry for 3 days

hows everyone else going...
03/01/2007 at 17:29
Hey SH - I'm doing ok. Haven't touched a drop for 3 day either, altho i have felt like it..ALOT!
03/01/2007 at 17:33
DG, i know what you mean, but if you look at a typical friday night then you will notice that most are on the pull, and they arent too fussy about the state of partners let alone drinks.

Jason x, i think your missig the point a little. The idea is to stop to be healthy!!
03/01/2007 at 17:33
KF - good to hear you have stayed away from the evil drink. It has been hard for me as well but the longer you stay off the easier it gets...


03/01/2007 at 17:41
SH- i hear you...loud and clear
03/01/2007 at 17:42
Have had a really good run tonight, only short but it excelled the pace/speed expectations of my sub 3:45 programme, which means I'm in the frame of mind where I'm thinking I deserve a drink!!! .... And what with lots of christmas wine and cider still about (and the anticipation of seeing and celebrating The Hoff on celebrity Big Brother ;-))...... I suspect tonight could be breaking point :-/

I shall try to be strong :-)
03/01/2007 at 17:57
Running Caz - sod it and join me. I've just put a bottle of bubbly in to chill, life is too s**t to be sober!
03/01/2007 at 18:00
KF - Now Now.........

03/01/2007 at 18:23
SH - I'm just pleased now that i didn't waste anymore of my time......
03/01/2007 at 18:28
Come on now KF, I don't think you're really trying..
03/01/2007 at 19:05
wasting time with hangovers...?
03/01/2007 at 19:45
Are you joking KF ? think how much better you`ll feel tomorrow if you resist tonight.

Well done on your run RC, stay strong.
03/01/2007 at 19:47
Come on Caz and Kathy you can do it. Get a non-alcholic drink and out it in a long glass with loads of ice and lemon, swizzle sticks, unbrellas, cherries.... whatever to make it special.

Its only a month! Think how great you felt after managing that great pace and how even more smug you can get it you don't have a drink. Think of the end result. How good will you feel having abstained for a month!!

You can do it folks!!!! Don't let the rest of us down!
03/01/2007 at 19:50
no worries everyone - its still in the fridge with the cork unpopped!
Having a very bad day, really need help to relax, but im trying to find another way to do this....plus i have outrageous PMT.
i've also entered myself into a triathlon in june, and i don't know why
03/01/2007 at 19:57
Keep it there Kathy!

Have you got a yoga DVD or something else you can do to relax?? Go have sex or something!! :-o
03/01/2007 at 19:58
Oh that wee smillie was supposed to look surprised not rude! :-)
03/01/2007 at 20:05
ha ha.....i prefer it rude!
i've had sex the last 2 nights....still uptight. its pmt...i was the same whilst pregnant!
03/01/2007 at 20:16
K - you should go for a nice walk and relax......I could help you relax...

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