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Giulia
Click to view content  MAKE IT DIFFERENT THIS MONTH   I was thinking I’d try to make this Daily Pledge different.  So I want to pose a question for all of you to answer each day that you take another person’s hand here in August.  And that question is: How is my pledge for today different from my pledge of yesterday?  It will require 31 different answers from you for… (Show more)
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Giulia
Click to view content  If you’re new to this quitting experience, making a daily pledge is a simple but potent sticky that keeps you connected, not only to your quit but to this community whose members share your hope, your distress and support your desire to be free. We’re all on the same journey, just in different stages of it. And it’s a way to hold yourself… (Show more)
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theexteam
Click to view contentTake the Daily Pledge   The daily pledge is posted once a month and is your chance to pledge that you will not smoke today or anytime this month. Use it daily as an affirmation of your quit. Post comments to encourage others.       CURRENT DAILY PLEDGE: THE DAILY PLEDGE AUGUST 2020 
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Giulia
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ShawnP
Click to view contentI would like to thank everyone who attended the bonfire and also to those that helped out as well. There was a total of 43 of us. Our final count was 2,594,896 unsmoked cigarettes!!! That is 129,744 total packs of cigarettes that we didn't buy and $799,223.04 (national avg $6.16 pk) that tobacco companies didn't profit from us!!!! WOOO HOOOO!
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ShawnP
Click to view contentWelcome! The bonfire is now starting. It will continue through Sunday night midnight 11:59 EST. Please stop in whenever you can. For those that aren't familiar with our bonfires, the fuel for the fire is your unsmoked cigarettes. It would be your days quit x how many cigarettes that you USED to smoke. You can find your days quit here... My quit… (Show more)
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ShawnP
Click to view contentGood morning!    The bonfire is continuing til tomorrow night at midnight. Use whatever you need to bring those nasties to the fire, a baggie, trash bag or even a dump truck Please stop by and join in the fun. ALL is welcome here. We are uniting here to celebrate our freedom from this addiction.      … (Show more)
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ShawnP
Click to view contentWe are having a virtual Independence Day bonfire. I was given off the day before the holiday, so we will be able to run the bonfire for the course of the whole weekend. It will start on Friday, July 3, 2020 and end on Sunday at midnight EST right here on becomeanex. I will give out a reminder with more details the week before. Smile and have a… (Show more)
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Giulia
Click to view content      "Just stick to your commitment and be here DAILY!!! It can't be here and there. It will NEVER work that way!"(Shawn)   Your quit must take priority in your life. Especially in the beginning. It can't be a casual trying. It must be an active DOING. Part of that DOING is making a daily pledge. It’s a little piece of commitment glue that… (Show more)
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ShawnP
Click to view contentGood afternoon. In exactly 1 week, we will have our virtual bonfire. It's been over a year since we last got together for one. I know there are many new people that are the site now and I will be curious to see the final count on July 5th. We have always set a goal of 1 million unsmoked cigarettes and have always at least doubled it if not more.… (Show more)
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