When you’re trying to quit, smoking triggers can pop up at every turn. Seemingly benign, or mindless, events can cause you to slip up. It’s like being on automatic, these habits are associated with lighting up and can be particularly challenging to overcome. Identify yours this Monday to take control of your quit journey!
It’s essential to have an extra shoulder or two to lean on while you quit smoking. You have supporters – ask them to help with your quit journey this Monday.
Quitting and staying quit is a journey. A relapse can happen to anyone. The good news is every quit attempt counts! Use Monday to get motivated and recommit on your quit.
Phew! You’ve worked hard. It’s time to reward your smoke-free achievements and enjoy yourself. When you quit and stay quit, it’s a cause for celebration. Use Monday to spend the money you’ve saved quitting smoking and splurge a little.
Monday is for looking out on the horizon and recommitting to taking a long-term view. You’re on a journey. A relapse doesn’t mean you’ve stopped quitting. It’s time to recover, renew, and take control. Let’s explore some new tactics, get some fresh ideas, and recommit to quit.
This Monday, spend some time identifying your triggers so you can stick to the plan and quit and stay quit. Every person is unique, so are your triggers. When you quit and want to stay quit, only you know what triggers an urge to light up.
Are you motivated to quit this Monday? Motivation is what spurs us to do the things we do. Scientists studying motivation and quitting smoking say repeated, brief, reminders work. Focusing on your reasons for quitting can be a powerful tool for sticking to your quit.
Congratulations! To start 2019, you’ve made the decision to quit smoking and stay quit. You’re in good company–millions of former smokers have successfully taken this journey before you. It’s a decision definitely worth celebrating.
No matter where you are in your quit progress, quitting smoking is a big deal. You’ve proven your mettle – the strength of your character – to the most important person in your life, you! This Monday, reward your valiant efforts with some self-care.
The holiday season brings people together. Use this Monday to take advantage of having friends and family around to support your quit journey. If family and friends aren’t available, there are professional options for 24/7 support.