Warning for discussion of diet culture, body shaming and eating disorders. It's that time of the year again! The sun is out, the sunburn is inevitable, and the bedsheets are off! Despite not being the best in heat, I do love Summer! It's always fun to go outside, have water fights, and not have to pile … Continue reading SURVIVING SUMMER IN RECOVERY
Warning for discussion of my struggles with an eating disorder. I've finished first year! No. Way!! Still can't quite believe that I've made it! Through exams, assessments, showcases, (maybe too) many nights out... AND FOOD! I wanted to write this post mainly about how I've coped with eating and continuing with recovery through University. But I … Continue reading A YEAR AT UNIVERSITY: SURVIVED!
HAPPY NEW YEAR!! WE MADE IT!! I started 2019 off right: cuddling a dog (which is obviously the MAIN thing I'm bringing into 2019) and drinking lots of cider. When we transition into a new year, I think it’s easy to focus on what we haven’t succeeded in, creating resolutions on things we need to … Continue reading A FEW THINGS I’M BRINGING INTO 2019
Warning for discussion of my struggles with an eating disorder. Christmas is always a tough time when you struggle with an eating disorder. Last year I wrote a post about my wish for 2017 Christmas, coming from a place where I was struggling the most. I remember waking up last Christmas with a sinking feeling … Continue reading A BETTER (YET STILL DIFFICULT) CHRISTMAS
Warning for slight discussion of my struggles with an Eating Disorder. Hi... so it’s been a while. Truthfully I’ve been trying to settle into uni and adapt to a completely different life/atmosphere/group of people. I’ve not even kept up with Doctor Who, THAT’S how busy I’ve been... but I’m loving it. When I arrived I … Continue reading AN UPDATE AT UNIVERSITY
Warning for discussion of my struggles with an Eating Disorder. I’m officially going off to University in a week! I’m nervous, slightly stressed, but most importantly, so excited for this fresh start! I think back to a year ago, when I was unable to accept recovery, desperately clutching onto my Eating Disorder like a lifeline … Continue reading A REFLECTION ON RECOVERY
Warning for discussion of my struggles with an Eating Disorder. Two hours away from my home, no comfort of being able to just pop back to see my mum and sister if I’m having a bad day. I’ll be in a completely new environment with completely new people. Also there’s so much to pack!!! What … Continue reading A FEW THOUGHTS ON GOING TO UNIVERSITY WITH AN EATING DISORDER