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by anand -formerly jane
Mon Aug 17, 2009 3:41 pm
Forum: Best of S.P.O.M.
Topic: Interesting article on 'Pleasure compulsions'
Replies: 11
Views: 3241

this is a wonderful article and worth of bumping to Best of SPOM forum.

we all have choices. sometimes our choosing muscles are a little weak, so we have to exercise them a bit to work up to complete recovery over picking. but we have the choice to start trying.
by anand -formerly jane
Sun Dec 21, 2008 2:48 pm
Forum: Best of S.P.O.M.
Topic: Anyone tried DOING NOTHING?!
Replies: 62
Views: 12712

since caterpillar just brought up using natural products in the products forum - i realize that this thread needs bumping!
by anand -formerly jane
Thu Sep 25, 2008 1:24 am
Forum: Best of S.P.O.M.
Topic: Do you speak openly with people about your picking?
Replies: 68
Views: 11593

jess wrote:this whole incident sounds pretty mild but it was a HUGE HUGE deal for me. I was very proud of myself.


i agree this is a huge deal and am curious to know how this incident has affected you since that day...
by anand -formerly jane
Sat Aug 02, 2008 3:49 pm
Forum: Best of S.P.O.M.
Topic: REQUIRED VIEWING: Dove Evolution - airbrushed celebrities
Replies: 11
Views: 5596

here are 2 other threads that deal with this subject that include really good pictures and/or links.
http://www.stoppickingonyou.com/bb/viewtopic.php?t=219
http://www.stoppickingonyou.com/bb/view ... hp?p=67797


but let's try and keep the main discussion on this thread, m'kay...
by anand -formerly jane
Sat Aug 02, 2008 1:19 pm
Forum: Best of S.P.O.M.
Topic: REQUIRED VIEWING: Dove Evolution - airbrushed celebrities
Replies: 11
Views: 5596

I can't believe I never saw this before and I don't know if anyone journaled about it - i did a search and did not see it. Has anyone seen the Dove Evolution commericial? this is not an endoresement of their product at all, but what they present is amazine and tied into our existing discussions abou...
by anand -formerly jane
Wed Dec 05, 2007 11:28 am
Forum: Best of S.P.O.M.
Topic: Best of SPOM
Replies: 2
Views: 1778

when i first put it together i went all the way back to the beginning!!!
by anand -formerly jane
Mon Nov 19, 2007 3:12 pm
Forum: Best of S.P.O.M.
Topic: RESOURCES FOR WHEN THINGS GET REALLY OUT OF HAND...
Replies: 4
Views: 3556

If you have itunes...

Go to Radio
>Talk/Spoken Word Streams
>Hay House Radio-Radio for your Soul
by anand -formerly jane
Tue Nov 13, 2007 6:37 pm
Forum: Best of S.P.O.M.
Topic: RESOURCES FOR WHEN THINGS GET REALLY OUT OF HAND...
Replies: 4
Views: 3556

I found that these online 12 step groups here were very active and helpful:

http://www.stepchat.com/
by anand -formerly jane
Tue Nov 13, 2007 6:31 pm
Forum: Best of S.P.O.M.
Topic: RESOURCES FOR WHEN THINGS GET REALLY OUT OF HAND...
Replies: 4
Views: 3556

SAVE SAVE was one of the nation's first organizations dedicated to the prevention of suicide and was a co-founding member of the National Council for Suicide Prevention. In an emergency, call 1-800-273-TALK (8255). If you feel suicidal, see a doctor. There is help. http://www.save.org/ and http://ww...
by anand -formerly jane
Tue Nov 13, 2007 6:30 pm
Forum: Best of S.P.O.M.
Topic: RESOURCES FOR WHEN THINGS GET REALLY OUT OF HAND...
Replies: 4
Views: 3556

RESOURCES FOR WHEN THINGS GET REALLY OUT OF HAND...

Site Usage Agreement and Disclaimer This website and message board are for informational purposes only. Neither the authors, nor the contributors, nor the website owners, nor the publishers of the site will be held accountable for the use or misuse of the information contained on this website. This...
by anand -formerly jane
Sat Aug 04, 2007 3:30 am
Forum: Best of S.P.O.M.
Topic: affirmations
Replies: 10
Views: 2802

great topic. if you're into alternative concepts - read on... this is something that has had been a MAJOR help in my recovery. i think alot of pickers experience 'out of body' like conditions when we pick ( i read that alot here) - as in - our spirits and souls literally become disconnected to our '...
by anand -formerly jane
Tue May 22, 2007 2:38 am
Forum: Best of S.P.O.M.
Topic: Anyone too embarassed to go to certain docs?
Replies: 25
Views: 5995

browneyedgirl wrote:I really hate that there are other pickers in this world but am relieved that I am not alone.

remember there are EX pickers too! and you will not be alone in that when it happens.
welcome.
by anand -formerly jane
Sat Apr 07, 2007 1:38 pm
Forum: Best of S.P.O.M.
Topic: Anyone tried DOING NOTHING?!
Replies: 62
Views: 12712

a dab of pure almond oil - one of the closest things to natural human skin oil and easily absorbed. (i also use rachel perry cucumber moisterizer) Ok so I'm on day two of water only, and the only thing I concern myself with is the extra dry places on my face. I'd love to find something natural that ...
by anand -formerly jane
Sat Apr 07, 2007 1:42 am
Forum: Best of S.P.O.M.
Topic: why do i want to stop picking-PLEASE JOIN ME!
Replies: 31
Views: 6192

fern - it helps to turn your wants around into positive statements - rather then negative ones... try these on and write them again in your own voice -I'm sick of isolating myself cause of how my face looks from picking i intend to connect with people because my face and skin is so beautiful --I'm s...
by anand -formerly jane
Sat Apr 07, 2007 1:38 am
Forum: Best of S.P.O.M.
Topic: Anyone tried DOING NOTHING?!
Replies: 62
Views: 12712

i don't wash my face for days at a time sometimes.
my skin has never looked better.

i actually got a compliment!!! from an esthetician yesterday and i was so pleased to know i am soooo far away from where i used to be with my skin. doing nothing works.
by anand -formerly jane
Mon Mar 19, 2007 11:35 pm
Forum: Best of S.P.O.M.
Topic: Anyone tried DOING NOTHING?!
Replies: 62
Views: 12712

bump!
by anand -formerly jane
Wed Jan 17, 2007 10:36 pm
Forum: Test Messages
Topic: learning how to post
Replies: 4
Views: 1602

now you try it :-)
by anand -formerly jane
Wed Jan 17, 2007 10:33 pm
Forum: Test Messages
Topic: learning how to post
Replies: 4
Views: 1602

small size.

large size.

dark blue and huge.
by anand -formerly jane
Wed Jan 17, 2007 10:33 pm
Forum: Test Messages
Topic: learning how to post
Replies: 4
Views: 1602

type the text.
then highlight the text.
then
click on the color, size, etc. you want.
by anand -formerly jane
Fri Dec 01, 2006 5:48 pm
Forum: Best of S.P.O.M.
Topic: Touch Free/Zero Tolerance
Replies: 16
Views: 4393

p.s.
i am copying this to Best of SPOM
by anand -formerly jane
Fri Dec 01, 2006 5:41 pm
Forum: Best of S.P.O.M.
Topic: Touch Free/Zero Tolerance
Replies: 16
Views: 4393

excellent topic willis. i personally do not follow the touch-free ZT plan, but hope that it works for some people. while it may not be the end-all be all way to picking sobriety for most - i am of the opinion that whatever helps us along the path is worth exploring/sharing here. and even if the ZT d...
by anand -formerly jane
Sun Nov 19, 2006 10:40 pm
Forum: Test Messages
Topic: avatar
Replies: 6
Views: 1972

violet dawn - i think that lx is using that avatar? check her posts and maybe try a different avatar - cause she is one of our top posters here.
by anand -formerly jane
Mon Oct 30, 2006 11:21 pm
Forum: Best of S.P.O.M.
Topic: LIST 3 THINGS YOU WOULD RATHER DO THAN PICK
Replies: 43
Views: 8037

1. design a house
2. dance to itunes radio!
3. kiss my husband
by anand -formerly jane
Mon Oct 30, 2006 3:19 pm
Forum: Best of S.P.O.M.
Topic: Best of SPOM
Replies: 2
Views: 1778

Best of SPOM

Our forum has grown so wonderfully over the past few years and that is a good thing. BUT it also means that some really fabulous questions and discussions get buried in the thousands of posts. This forum is a place where we can keep ongoing copies of these threads and not lose them and keep them ali...
by anand -formerly jane
Wed Oct 18, 2006 5:57 pm
Forum: Best of S.P.O.M.
Topic: abbreviations - what the crap?
Replies: 7
Views: 2097


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