Beating ED, expectation vs reality, overcoming obstacles, thefatfeeling

The Sisterhood of the Denim Shorts

Summer. Grey clouds making way for clear blue skies. The soft, telltale hum of an ice cream van driving down the road. Hands that are constantly sticky, hot sands burning the bottoms of your feet as you run into silky waters. For some, the long awaited day of results. For others, an opportunity to finally… Continue reading The Sisterhood of the Denim Shorts

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Suicide = Selfish?

This post can be extremely triggering to anyone going through a period of recovery from either suicidal thoughts or depression. If any thoughts or feelings arise while reading this post, please refer to¬†http://prevent-suicide.org.uk/ , download the Stay Alive app, or for immediate help, call the Hotline Numbers: 116 123 (Samaritan) or 0800 068 41 41… Continue reading Suicide = Selfish?

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The Unexpected Pain of Anxiety, Anorexia and Bulimia

When in the throes of my eating disorder, I could never have imagined the aftermath; the effects of recovery. As I always say, recovery is hard, but I didn't think that Bulimia or Anorexia was something that I would have to recover from. I now realise that my naivety has caused me more trouble than… Continue reading The Unexpected Pain of Anxiety, Anorexia and Bulimia