3 days into caffeine withdrawal: the fatigue, lethargy and lack of motivation is a marked difference from my usual self. And I must be also suffering from lack of concentration, since I've forgotten…Continue
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"Weird. I do feel calmer without caffeine. But depressed. Especially in the morning. But basically throughout the day, as well. I'm an adrenaline junkie and I guess coffee was meeting that need. Sigh. "
"Yes, that's funny! I don't chuckle about it, however, because I think it is irrational. Addiction to alcohol, tobacco, drugs, prescribed medication, meat, milk and dairy, sugar, salt... are also "funny," but I…"
I wish for amateur shooting tournaments...travel, and a big pot of gold for competitors.
Fun talking with you, Mary. Any decisions yet? I love riding, but traditional bikes kill my neck, and all that pressure on my hands and…"
A little embarrassing but here's video of me shooting hoops. As a result of watching the videos I had a break-thru (no, not break-down, hahaha!) So I'm way better now! But these are the only videos I have so far. I don't…"
"yeah i can relate so much of my life revolved around coffee . so it is by definition a loss to lose those many coffee things
. way to go on 3 weeks !
now looking back only 6 weeks ago seems strange that i…"
"Wow, Banana-Boy, that's amazing!
I also withdrew for about 10 days, but emerged feeling re-energized by fruit, and the absence of the draining, mini-mania caused by caffeine. Tomorrow will be 3 weeks coffee-free. Yay!
I will say I feel a little…"
"So true. It's pretty pitiful that our whole society revolves around the cycle of addiction. I'm just glad to be free of it...for the time-being anyway. It's great to have the support to live clean from the people on this site. Thanks…"
"I stopped drinking coffee 7 weeks ago now after I started with 30BAD. I had drank 2 cups of coffee everyday for 30 years. Wonderful thing happened after 5 days or so of breakfast for 7-11 banana smoothy I did not WANT coffee. What a…"
"Am doing so, and feeling very well. My energy is so much more calm! I can really, really feel the difference from my caffeinated self. I'm much less impulsive and rushed. I like it!
And yes, I've needed less sleep, yet have more…"
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