Typically, blogging has been my way to work through emotions, try to help others, spread awareness, and follow my desire to change the way we look at eating disorders. I love writing, and this whole experience has been so cathartic. However, I am truly not being hyperbolic, when I say that I have just been … Continue reading Self Care and a Needed Break
I have been blogging much less than I used to. Partly, that is because I have had some writer's block and it seems like I cannot finish some of my posts, and they end up sitting in my drafts for weeks. I am just struggling to fully get words out the way I intend to. … Continue reading I Need To Thank You All
Today was the NEDA walk 😀 It was a lot of fun, and I had a great time. A NEDA walk is a fundraising walk for the National Eating Disorders Association. There was a really positive environment at the walk since many of us were celebrating being in recovery or are, like me, going through … Continue reading NEDA Walk!
I babysat today. The girl I babysat for is awesome! She is ten years old, and she likes a lot of things I used to enjoy or play with when I was her age. We went up into her playroom that is essentially an attic that has been transformed into a "tweens" dream. The room … Continue reading A Rude Awakening – Kids and Body Image
One of my favorite Instagram accounts is @beatingeatingdisorders that posts different quotes about recovery. I would highly suggest following the account if you are in recovery from an eating disorder. Every single quote and/or picture is fantastic, and I often save the pictures to my phone so I can look through them when I am … Continue reading What Am I Defined By?