Bye Bye Dip!

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So hubby has finally committed to quit dipping. This is a 15 + year affair with his beloved can of skoal and it looks as if he is finally ready to stop. He hid it very well for the first few months of our relationship. Since we lived across the state from each other and only saw one another on weekends, he made it work, until his roommate slipped up one night and mentioned it. I felt like someone had slapped me in the face when I heard of his disgusting habit. But, I was already head over heels, and chose to look the other way. Twelve years later and about to birth our second child, we had the talk. I told his it wasn’t even about me anymore, but about our children. I told him that I can’t raise them myself, nor do I want to. Seven years ago I was diagnosed with Leukemia and remain in remission. We went through it together, and I thought for sure that would make him see just how fragile life really is. So I'm hopeful, supportive, and trying to empower him to stop. It sucks, but I know he can do it. I just hope I can mentally handle it. Our second baby girl is due in 11 weeks.

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