04-26-14 – Saturday – Vape Day #7

Another day goes by and the desire to smoke cigarettes is completely gone. Yesterday I stopped by a local vape shop near my job and picked up a stronger battery and 10 ml. of menthol in 18 nicotine strength for Sharon. I ordered her a kit and it should arrive today. I am praying that she takes to vaping the same way I did. That would be awesome. I created an excel spreadsheet at work to monitor the cost differences between smoking and vaping. Currently the cost of a pack of Newports in Oregon at the 711 is 5.83. I was smoking two packs a day. I will release these figures at the beginning of each month in my monthly statement which will reflect the last months savings and debt reduction. So far it is looking pretty positive.

Sugar levels are down since yesterday yet still a little higher than I like it to be. Weight came in .4 lbs. lighter than yesterday showing leveled progress. I am still looking at belly fat, fat above my hips and fat at the chest area. Slowly this will burn away. Time, patience, dedication and hard work. Keep on keeping on.

4:00 AM – Blood Sugar – 106
4:30 AM – Treadmill – Distance- 5.53, Time- 1hr 16min, Calories- 671.9, Weight- 174.2
10:00 AM – Breakfast – Bacon and Eggs
10:10 AM – Meds + Vitamins
2:15 PM – Lunch – Chicken Parm
7:30 PM – Dinner – Pea Soup
7:40 PM – Meds + Vitamins
8:00 PM – Snack – Mixed Nuts

About SimpleLivingOver50

At 53 years old I am starting to realize how life changes both physically and emotionally. I strive for a life of simplicity. I am winning the battle with type II diabetes, created a plan to have all debt paid off in 4 years including the house, taking advantage of every opportunity to live life to it's fullest through adventures in nature, hiking, biking, loving and learning.
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