GamCare Logo


DeterminedDan

Member since:
08.09.2016

DeterminedDan's profile

I’ve joined GamCare because I want to feel normal and guilt free. I’ve been able to hide my gambling for the last 13 years but now it is beginning to get out of control. I want gambling out of my life and I want to feel happier in myself.

I haven't gambled for

5

days

Date Post
30-05-2017 Day 1 complete. No big celebrations. £1 into my collection jar... Onto the next day! Moorey x …
30-05-2017 You're doing well Katie! Those urges are there to test us our resolve. We must always remember the r…
30-05-2017 Yes, it'll give you something to look forward to every night before you go to bed. Knowing that your…
30-05-2017 Good stuff Abstainer! Keep it up.  Not long until you hit 3 whole weeks gamble free!  …
30-05-2017 Keep your chin up. Things will improve if you continue to stay gamble free. Every minute that passes…
30-05-2017 I've just been reading through your incredible diary mate. Fantastic stuff! Gives me the inspiration…
29-05-2017 Claire, welcome to the site... Like yourself, today is my Day 0.  Let's do this journey together. B…
29-05-2017 To add to this, I've decided to make a 'Choosing Life' pot in which I put £1 in it for every day th…
28-05-2017   [quote=allainepo] What about a good time consuming hobby, walking, bird watching, golf, study, ga…
28-05-2017 Well done on your 35 gamble free days! You're doing fantastically well Ally! Keep it up and keep us …
28-05-2017 Keep going Who Am I! You're doing superbly. First milestone completed of getting to double figures. …
28-05-2017 Very best of luck abstainer!  You're doing really well so far. Keep it up buddy! Day 0 for me. 54 m…
28-05-2017 Hey Annie, I'm on Day 0.... I've decided that things must change for me. i need to get a grip on lif…
28-05-2017 Hi  Curly, I've set myself similar goals to yours this morning. I'm on Day 0. I'm determined to liv…
22-02-2017 Early days for me - Day 3 gamble free …
20-02-2017 Day 2 safely negotiated!... Not without a scare or two though. Always find the first week or so diff…
20-02-2017 Well done mate! You've had a couple of close shaves recently, suggesting that things don't get easie…
20-02-2017 Day 2 check in! …
19-02-2017 [quote=gamparentanon] Hi M Not sure if you want to listen to a parent of a gambler but will carry on…
19-02-2017 I'm so glad that you're on the right path Charley. It sounds like you've been on one hell of a journ…
19-02-2017 Thanks Charley! I'm 100% commited to giving it another go.  I'm sure most people on this forum didn…
19-02-2017 Checking in GF on Day 1 …
19-02-2017 Thanks Deano. To be honest I've bought BetFilter but not worked out how to use or whether or not it'…
19-02-2017 Thanks Mixer, it means a lot to still have your support. If you're ok for me to continue on this cha…
18-02-2017 I'm so sorry Mixer. I've let you down big time by relapsing.  I've had such a terrible time of it r…
02-02-2017 Day 2 safely negotiated  …
01-02-2017 Thanks for your understanding message Mixer. It does mean a lot! Determined to keep fighting and to …
31-01-2017 Well Emily, sadly I've relapsed tonight :(  No point feeling sorry for myself, I have to pick mysel…
31-01-2017 Hi Mixer, I'm sorry to inform you that I've had a stinking night, losing £150 on the football.  I'…
29-01-2017 Another gamble free day. 29 …
29-01-2017 Well done on reaching 60 days Mixer! Nearly 2/3 of the way there. Leading from the front.  Keep it …
28-01-2017 Checking in on Day 28 …
28-01-2017 28 days gamble free. 4 whole weeks. Again, it's nothing more than a start... I have to keep this goi…
27-01-2017   [quote=Mixer]   Evening everyone, and hope you are GF free. Do I find it difficult personally? Y…
26-01-2017   [quote=Jellybean07]   How you doing? hoping your ok X [/quote] Hi Jellybean, I'm doing great tha…
25-01-2017 Day 25 check in :) …
24-01-2017 [quote=Malkie76] Just read your dairy, Well done for getting to day 24 thats huge nice one. Keep up …
24-01-2017 24th gamble free day for me …
24-01-2017 Day 24 gamble free :) Still very early days but I'm very proud of my progress so far! Pay day tomorr…
23-01-2017 Checking in - Day 23 …
23-01-2017 23 gamble free days under my belt.  Urges are far less during the week. Spent most of the weekend w…
22-01-2017 Day 22 - checking in …
21-01-2017 Happy birthday Sbb! Hope you've had a great day! :)  …
21-01-2017 3 weeks gamble free :)  Checking in. …
20-01-2017 Checking in on Day 20.  Have a good weekend peeps! …
19-01-2017 Day 19 complete!... Excited about hitting the 20's tomorrow.  This is all very new and exciting for…
19-01-2017 Day 19 checking in.  A fifth of the way there tomorrow for me :) Little milestones!... …
18-01-2017 Checking in on Day 18!  …
17-01-2017 Day 17 taken to the cleaners :) I'm winning this fight! I won't let this defeat me. I'm a much bette…
17-01-2017 Sorry to hear that Lady H.  You've proved to yourself though that you can do 16 days without any fo…

Pages