Recovery

2 Years Gamble Free!

2 Years gamble free and boy am I grateful. I’m grateful that I have a deeper understand of myself. Finding out things about myself I wouldn’t have if I was still gambling. I know there will be in stage in my life where I’m grateful gambling played a part in my life when it did because I wouldn’t be the…

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How do your actions make you feel

If you’ve followed this blog so far you’ll hear me talk about many important things I’ve implemented into my life. There’s no 1 change that I’ve made that has got me to nearly 2 years free from gambling. It’s a combination of many things. No one step more important than the others. Understanding how my actions made me feel is…

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Recovery

Be Honest About Your Gambling Addiction

As someone with a gambling addiction I have told my fair share of lies. When my girlfriend would ask what I was doing when on my laptop would I tell her I was gambling? Nope I’d lie, I say looking for new jeans or whatever I could quickly think of. And of course the lies I’d tell based around money.…

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How To Stop Gambling

[Part 3]How To Stop Gambling: Has your Gambling Addiction got you into financial troubles?

Gambling addiction goes hand in hand with debt. I got myself in money troubles due to this addiction. If you have debt that you can’t control or have multiple creditors I would suggest you get in touch with Stepchange. I’ve spoken about Stepchange in previous blog posts in the How To Stop Gambling Series and I’ve provided information about them…

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What Have I learned About Having A Gambling Addiction

I’m 644 days gamble free 🙂 When I finally quit gambling i did not think for i would be here with this amount of gamble free days under my belt and I feel great about it. This post isn’t about me congratulating myself although i do believe as gambling addicts we should celebrate our successes on this road of recovery…

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Part Two
How To Stop Gambling

[PART 2] How to Stop Gambling: Ok you’ve admitted to yourself that you have a Gambling Addiction Now What?

Consider the following steps. Admit to a close friend, partner or parent about your Gambling Addiction or all of these.   I touched on this subject briefly in my last blog post ( link below ) but felt I should explain further. https://www.conradnose.com/5-things-you-should-know-when-facing-your-gambling-addiction/ This will be mentioned so much throughout these blog posts because I can’t put enough emphasis on…

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How To Stop Gambling

How To Stop Gambling: Introduction

Do you feel like you’re in a battle with an addiction that you’re not going to win? So did I, I have a gambling addiction but I now know this is a battle I will win and that’s because there’s lots of little things I’ve put in place that have helped teach me how to stop gambling. Although I am…

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