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  • Start to a new life

    For those taking the 100 Day Challenge. Share your journey, seek support and track your progress here!
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    Re: Start to a new life

    Thu Nov 14, 2019 11:46 pm

    Self excluding is an awesome step. Removing the ability and taking away the access is definitely a first step.

    You’re only young and you’ve been burned, try and remember the pain but move forward.

    Just remember you’re now a man who used to gamble.....it feels really good to be honest about your gambling. In 5 years times when someone talks gambling.
    It’s will fee to say I don’t gamble,I used to but I couldn’t control myself and it’s a tax on the dumb. I’m so much better off without gambling in my life.
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    Re: Start to a new life

    Fri Nov 15, 2019 11:28 am

    Hey @LMK@Lmk1998

    Keep soldiering on mate... it's extremely tough.
    Like you said try and get back in to the gym and concentrate on your diet. Keep posting please on your progress
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    Re: Start to a new life

    Fri Nov 15, 2019 9:40 pm

    Gym is good... but too hot in summer! plus its something you did "when gambling" ..??

    By CHANGE I meant like something totally new... challenging ... and Something kinda new to "think" about. Like some-one said in another post learn a new language... not everyone's cup of tea I gather BUT what have you always wanted to do that you put off... Something that might take you out into the Sunshine..? golf? Jogging? ride a bike ?

    All the best Lmk ... slay strong?

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