Aside from the regular question of, "how do i recover?" i also get asked frequently by friends/family/partners of someone who is sick, or someone they suspect is sick. Being close to someone who you see is struggling - whether they are open about it or not, can be incredibly frustrating, sad, stressful and many other… Continue reading What to do if a friend/partner is struggling with an eating disorder?
Something i have seen alot of online in recent years.... is a normalizing of certain behaviour, which in my opinion is not the healthiest of behaviour. Sometimes people leave comments encouraging certain behaviour... and it leaves me wondering, what effect does that comment have on the person who wrote the caption. I am sure people… Continue reading Normalizing eating disorder behaviour?
So last weekend i made a video talking about, my relationship with food after an eating disorder among other things. However i felt i didn't quite stick to the topic and couldn't formulate myself the way i wanted. I.e, i should have sat down... thought about what i wanted to say and then filmed. Not… Continue reading My relationship with food after an eating disorder….. can you fully recover from an eating disorder?
I got two questions recently which i thought i would answer in a post - in case others are interested in the answers! The first question was, why am i not writing any nutrition posts recently? And the answer to that is.... well i amn't writing much on here recently, haha. At the moment my… Continue reading Why am i not writing about nutrition? And how do you know if you are interested in nutrition or if it is the eating disorder?
In the past i have made posts answering the question of, studying nutrition when you have a past with an eating disorder, which you can read more about HERE. But this term i am learning alot more about exercise, infact this whole term is primarily focused on exercise. Which of course is super fun to… Continue reading Learning about exercise with a past of exercise addiction?
I think the topic binge eating has been one of my most requested blog posts the past few months, and i have been meaning to write this post for a while. Binge eating - and bulimia - are mental illnesses which don't always show from the outside and are secretive illnesses which people can suffer… Continue reading Binge eating recovery: Tips, advice, my experience: Masterpost
Learning self love and body love takes time.. .it definitely doesn't happen over night. It can sometimes feel like a continuous journey, reminding yourself to love yourself, to embrace your so called "flaws" and work on getting better/improving certain traits. These past 2 days i have been reminded that self love doesn't lie in appearance… Continue reading You have to learn to love yourself, no matter how your body looks