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Taking a mental health break

So, it's the summer holidays. I should be getting myself out there, gaining valuable work experience and what not. But am I? No. And not that I haven't tried. Despite not wanting to be a Lawyer, I have kidded myself enough times that I do and periodically applied for vacations schemes throughout the year. I… Continue reading Taking a mental health break

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Anorexia · Anxiety · Binge eating · chronic fatigue · chronic illness · Depression · Eating disorder · eating disorder recovery · endometriosis · Law · Personal · Recovery · spoonie

6 weeks of 2nd year

Hello again readers of my blog. Today I am coming to you after 6 weeks of second year. Well six weeks of lectures. 7 if you count freshers week and 8 if you consider the fact that reading week is almost over. The last 6 weeks have been hard. I started out trying to do… Continue reading 6 weeks of 2nd year

Anorexia · Anxiety · Binge eating · chronic fatigue · chronic illness · Depression · Eating disorder · eating disorder recovery · Emetophobia · endometriosis · Mental Illness · Personal · Recovery · spoonie · womans health

The Difference between being Well and Chronically sick.

One of the biggest problems us Chronically ill face is the lack of understanding from those who don't suffer the same afflictions. Which, I get it. You can't understand something like this. Something that you've never been experienced before and sounds so alien from your healthy person life. I feel one of the best ways… Continue reading The Difference between being Well and Chronically sick.

2016 · Anorexia · Eating disorder · eating disorder recovery · Mental Illness · Recovery

“You Look Well”

Hello again readers of my blog. Today I'm writing about the "You look well" or "You look healthy" or any other variation of the two comment that people quite often make. The comment that many people with eating disorders find triggering, they find to be one their head twists to mean "Your fat" "You've gained… Continue reading “You Look Well”

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Mental hunger?

Hello again, back with another eating disorder recovery focused post because since my period ended (so friday) I've been crazy mentally hungry but the physical hunger still isn't where it was before I started feeling sick again. I feel like if you google mental hunger you get given a series of articles about how to… Continue reading Mental hunger?

2016 · Anorexia · Eating disorder · eating disorder recovery · Mental Illness · Personal · Recovery

Feeling like a failure

We all know a lot of people with eating disorders are also perfectionists and I am not one of the exceptions. The problem is I see most people in the recovery community meeting the overly high expectations they set for themselves. Which, don't get me wrong is great for them, but it doesn't help much when… Continue reading Feeling like a failure

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Long needed update

Last time I posted I was going to uni to study law, although having doubts about my decisions in doing that. I have had ever since applying. The last few weeks have been a  bit of a rollercoaster ride, what with my exercise addiction being worse than ever and my parents being not very nice… Continue reading Long needed update