I’m an introvert and that’s ok

If i am honest….. i have many times gotten sad over the fact that i am an introvert. I have tried to be extroverted…. but it just isn’t me. I am not someone who needs to be around people all the time. I am not someone who needs the attention on me. I am someone…

Letting go of food anxiety and control when travelling | Advice

A post about travelling… there are many different directions i can take this post. How to be vegan when travelling. How to be healthy/keep up with routines when travelling. And also… how to be ok with letting go of routines and control and enjoy your holiday. I want to write about all three, because they…

Overeating, extreme hunger, binge eating |How they differ

Many people lightheartedly use the word, “Binged” when they actually mean overate. Many in eating disorder recovery – specially restrictive eating disorders – can go through periods of extreme hunger, but they think it is binging. Extreme hunger and binging can seem very similar, but they are very different. One could be classified as consequences/symptoms…

You have to start somewhere – it is ok to be a beginner

Two days into my internship and i can tell you i am feeling rather mentally tired. Though pretty much everyone told me this beforehand… there is alot to take in, new faces, new information, new work routine…. so even if the 9 hour workdays days aren’t so tough, i.e i am used to working those…

What to do if a friend/partner is struggling with an eating disorder?

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…