As you read this, I am most likely on my way to Universal Orlando Resort to celebrate my 24th birthday at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter! I am writing this post early so I can post it on my actual birthday. My parents got me tickets as a combined Christmas/birthday gift, and I could not … Continue reading 24!
I have not posted since before Christmas, and for quite some time my posting on this site has been relatively infrequent. The days in which I posted several times in one week seem pretty foreign and unfamiliar to me. So, why did things change? I began this blog in 2015 while still undergoing treatment in PHP … Continue reading Why I Haven’t Been Blogging
Hey there! *Waves at your cute face* Sorry it has been a hot minute since I posted anything on my blog. Ok, two months is more than a "hot minute"...but I truly am planning on getting back to writing! I already have a few drafts waiting to be edited and posted soon, so look out … Continue reading (Finally) Back to Blogging!
Back in July the media, as well as the mental health community, were abuzz with discussion of a new film that debuted on Netflix. "To The Bone," tells the story of a young woman in her 20's battling anorexia. The film has been criticized for its graphic nature and triggering content. It is not a … Continue reading Feed – The Eating Disorder Movie That (Finally) Gets It Right
Since the beginning of when I began sharing openly about my struggles with mental health, even before I had a blog and was only posting on my personal Facebook profile, I have been told time and time again that my vulnerability is admirable. I have been told that my openness is impressive and inspirational. I … Continue reading Talking About Adoption
This past Tuesday while setting up my next appointment with my dietitian I could hardly believe how quickly May has flown by! Recently, one of my closest friends who is someone I met during my time in treatment posted on Facebook about it being the two year anniversary of her admission to TK. It made … Continue reading Blessing in Disguise
I have already posted two previous playlists of songs I like to listen to that help me in my recovery. You can find them here "Recovery and Inspiration Playlist" and here "Recovery and Inspirational Songs Pt. 2." I have recently come upon some new songs I love, so I have compiled another list that I … Continue reading Recovery/Inspirational Music Playlist #3
So I have been debating whether or not to post any recipes on this blog because I post a lot about living with an eating disorder. I want to emphasize that eating disorders are much less about actual food. Food is just the tool being used to cope with things. However, loving cooking is part of … Continue reading Super Easy French Breakfast Muffins
I had another post I planned on publishing today. It is around a paragraph or so from being completed. However, instead, I want to tell you about one of my heroes. Her name is Emma, and she is 13 years old.* I call her a jellyfish, and she happens to be one of the strongest … Continue reading Lessons From a Jellyfish
There has been a change around here! My blog's title has been updated because another year has passed and today is my 23rd birthday! 🙂 Back in the fall a Youtuber I watch posted a video titled "30 Things About Being 30." I wanted to do something similar. So, here are 23 things I have … Continue reading 23 Things I’ve Learned in My 23 Years