Beating cigarettes with e liquid

I started smoking cigarettes in high school. I can still remember the buzz it gave me. It was like nothing I had experienced in my life. It was love at first smoke. I continued to smoke a pack a day for the next 13 years. My girlfriend and soon to be wife urged me to quit and after listening to it non stop for a year I decided I would consider it. I was not a fan of nicotine gum. I chewed it so hard the first day that by the next day I could barely open my jaw. I was sore. So on my way to work I stopped at the local Circle K for my usual cup of joe and pack of smokes. I got my coffee and went up to pay when I noticed something that hadn’t caught my eye before. It was a small disposable e cigarette with a price tag of $8.99. I contemplated it for a minute and decided I really should try and quit so I slid the e cig to the cashier. I tried it that day and although it was different I did not have the urge to kill anyone. So I considered it a success  The little e cig lasted me till the next morning and i had to buy another one. At 9 bucks a pop i soon realized that this was going to be unsustainable so when I got home that night I did some research and ordered my first real e cigarette that came with a charger and a few different e juices to try. I think I paid $69.99 for the kit. After the initial investment I have figured that it is about one dollar per day to puff on the e cig. That is an 8$ per day savings over disposables and four to five dollar savings vs smokes. I have now been smoke free for 6 months and have no intentions of going back. I used 18mg/ml e liquid for the first few months and now I’m down to 12 mg/ml and plan to move down again soon. If you want to quit i recommend trying an e cigarette i feel the healthiest i have in a long time and have a few more bucks in my pocket at the end of each day. For me (and my Wife) it has been much easier than cold turkey.

This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s