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    • shaggydoo
    • By shaggydoo 30th Jan 18, 2:46 PM
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    shaggydoo
    Cutting Down Alcohol Thread
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    • 30th Jan 18, 2:46 PM
    Cutting Down Alcohol Thread 30th Jan 18 at 2:46 PM
    Hi Guys,

    Sadly we lost our thread and I don't personally keep a private record of others AFDs so all data on the old thread is gone.

    I've decided I'm going to bow out for a while as I'm actually pretty busy here in RL. And my life is about to get really hectic as I'm moving home....Also it will be hard to have challenges if data is getting lost. Sorry guys.

    ....It's been great...maybe I'll be back in a few months...

    Ta Ta For Now.

    Shaggyx
    Last edited by shaggydoo; 30-01-2018 at 2:50 PM.
    What do we do when we fall? We get up, dust ourselves off and start walking in the right direction again. Perhaps when we fall, it is easy to forget there are people along the way who help us stand and walk with us as we get back on track.
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    • Baileysonice
    • By Baileysonice 5th Mar 18, 9:18 AM
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    Baileysonice
    Planning on 1/14 this evening and committing now to bolster my resolve later!
    Originally posted by Wanna Bee Free
    Yeah well done Wanna Be Free
    • fatrab
    • By fatrab 5th Mar 18, 9:58 AM
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    fatrab
    5/28 for me today please!


    Very quiet weekend, took the beers out of the fridge as planned, went to the aid of 1 broken down car on Saturday and spent most of the rest of the weekend clearing snow around our house and the elderly lady next door's house. Mrs fatrab keeps dropping hints at having a drink but I won't be led astray! Not until the end of the month at least...
    You can have results or excuses, but not both.
    May's targets - Lose 1 stone - 6lbs off, 23/31 AFDs, 14/18 lunches.
    37 x 2 coins (#32) - Wannabe debt free by Dec 2022
    • sukeyboo
    • By sukeyboo 5th Mar 18, 10:34 AM
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    sukeyboo
    2/14 for today please Baileys
    • Itisme
    • By Itisme 5th Mar 18, 1:09 PM
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    Itisme
    I'll be drinking today as I have a birthday celebration, but I'm posting here to be accountable to not overdo it! I want to enjoy myself without feeling even worse later because of it, which is important to remember.
    • Arkers
    • By Arkers 5th Mar 18, 3:20 PM
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    Arkers
    Good afternoon,
    Finally off the mark 1 please Baileys.
    Hope everyone stayed safe and warm throughout the bad weather.
    Arkers x
    • Baileysonice
    • By Baileysonice 5th Mar 18, 5:15 PM
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    Baileysonice
    Good afternoon,
    Finally off the mark 1 please Baileys.
    Hope everyone stayed safe and warm throughout the bad weather.
    Arkers x
    Originally posted by Arkers
    Well done Arkers

    We never really got any bad snow just a pathetic sprinkling on Tuesday. It was really cold though
    • CuppaTea
    • By CuppaTea 5th Mar 18, 9:45 PM
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    CuppaTea
    Thanks for the support. But well done to those who are already racking up the numbers.

    2/17 please
    I'm dealing with stuff.
    • Barny1979
    • By Barny1979 5th Mar 18, 10:10 PM
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    Barny1979
    2/25 AFDs today
    • ElusiveLucy
    • By ElusiveLucy 5th Mar 18, 10:16 PM
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    ElusiveLucy
    Back on the AFDs with 2/15 for tonight please
    What goes around comes around.....I hope!
    • Paspatur
    • By Paspatur 5th Mar 18, 10:32 PM
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    Paspatur
    5/31 for tonight please Baileys
    • Wanna Bee Free
    • By Wanna Bee Free 6th Mar 18, 12:30 AM
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    Wanna Bee Free
    Yeah well done Wanna Be Free
    Originally posted by Baileysonice
    Thanks Baileysonice, that made me happy!

    Checking in to confirm success today. I am planning 2/15 tomorrow. I will be in a pub but nobody can force me to drink booze!

    1/14 9/150
    Save 12K in 2018 #12 - 2,225/12,000
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    AFDs May 6/10 2018 32/150
    • Purplemumof2
    • By Purplemumof2 6th Mar 18, 6:23 AM
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    Purplemumof2
    Morning,

    1/10 for me for last night, off the starting blocks

    Have a great day everyone x
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    • fatrab
    • By fatrab 6th Mar 18, 7:59 AM
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    fatrab
    6/28 today please. Going out to watch football on Sunday so that will test my will power!
    You can have results or excuses, but not both.
    May's targets - Lose 1 stone - 6lbs off, 23/31 AFDs, 14/18 lunches.
    37 x 2 coins (#32) - Wannabe debt free by Dec 2022
    • cathybird
    • By cathybird 6th Mar 18, 8:01 AM
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    cathybird
    Morning all, 6/21 for me today please. I've got a party to go to tomorrow night and then am going for drinks with a friend the day after, so the next two days are unlikely to be AFDs for me unless I don't stay at the party very long for some reason, but think I've gone straight through without a break from when I got back from my holiday, which is a month now, so I'm happy with that.
    Last edited by cathybird; 06-03-2018 at 8:05 AM.
    No. 15 in Save 12K in 2018. 2,437.63/12,000
    2017: 12,978.51/12K 2016: 20,880.11/15K 2015: 25,464.86/10K
    May AFDs: 18/21. 2018 AFDs: 118/260. 2017: 306/252
    Mortgage 8/2/18: 30,626.56 27,608.93. Paid off: 3,017.63
    • sukeyboo
    • By sukeyboo 6th Mar 18, 9:30 AM
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    sukeyboo
    3/14 for today please Baileys
    • maman
    • By maman 6th Mar 18, 10:49 AM
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    maman
    No drinking planned here today.


    3/10 AFDs please Baileys.
    • Arkers
    • By Arkers 6th Mar 18, 10:56 AM
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    Arkers
    Good morning,
    2 please Baileys
    Arkers x
    • ElusiveLucy
    • By ElusiveLucy 6th Mar 18, 12:49 PM
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    ElusiveLucy
    Won't be drinking tonight so 3/15 for tonight please.

    At the start of each week i contemplate a repeat of January and giving up the booze for a few weeks, then by Friday I really fancy a drink! Good intentions and all that....

    At least if I can keep it to Mon-Thur AF I will be happy-ish. We do have a few birthdays coming up in the family and easter, so I don't think March is good month to try extending my AF days but maybe April I will give it a go. If I can make or exceed target this month I will be happy (I really want the "exceeded target" emoji this month, love t!)
    What goes around comes around.....I hope!
    • Baileysonice
    • By Baileysonice 6th Mar 18, 3:29 PM
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    Baileysonice
    March 2018


    = And we're off!!

    = 7 Days

    = 14 Days

    = 21 Days

    =28 Days

    = March..in the bag

    = Target Achieved


    = Overachiever


    Arkers 2/14


    Barny1979 4/25

    Baileysonice 8/21

    cathybird 8/21


    CuppaTea 2/17


    ElusiveLucy 3/15

    fatrab 8/28

    Honey Bear 9/31


    Itisme 4/10


    maggiem 1/15


    maman 5/10


    Paspatur 8/31

    Poor_Single_Lady 7/23


    purplemumof2 1/10


    sukeyboo 5/14

    Wanna Bee Free 4/14



    Everyone Welcome! It's never too late to join....

    Please highlight your AFDs in Red

    Don't hesitate to let me know if I've made a mistake
    Last edited by Baileysonice; 09-03-2018 at 9:05 AM.
    • Baileysonice
    • By Baileysonice 6th Mar 18, 3:42 PM
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    Baileysonice
    Morning,

    1/10 for me for last night, off the starting blocks

    Have a great day everyone x
    Originally posted by Purplemumof2
    Yeah well done Purplemumof2 Thats the whole team now

    Won't be drinking tonight so 3/15 for tonight please.

    At the start of each week i contemplate a repeat of January and giving up the booze for a few weeks, then by Friday I really fancy a drink! Good intentions and all that....

    At least if I can keep it to Mon-Thur AF I will be happy-ish. We do have a few birthdays coming up in the family and easter, so I don't think March is good month to try extending my AF days but maybe April I will give it a go. If I can make or exceed target this month I will be happy (I really want the "exceeded target" emoji this month, love t!)
    Originally posted by ElusiveLucy
    i know he's lovely isn't he
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