Having a chronic illness (or many) is hard, there's no doubt about that. You basically become a full-time patient and very quickly realise you need to become better at advocating for yourself if you want professionals to treat you in the way that you deserve to be treated. Add the workload of a full-time degree… Continue reading University with a chronic illness
Mental illnesses often go hand in hand with Chronic illnesses. It's part of the territory. It makes a lot of sense really. Through all the fear, the confusion, the loss of life quality, friends, supporters. Having all of your peers move on with life, seeing them progress and there you are. Still sick. It makes… Continue reading The reality of being mentally ill and having an Undiagnosed Chronic Illness
Hello beautiful angels who read my blog post. So the title gives this one away a little. My writings today will be about me stopping exercise for 3 weeks and the effects of that. Now. Nothing drastic happened. I don’t think I’ve gained any weight and if I have my clothes still fit so who… Continue reading I stopped exercising for 3 weeks and…
So it must have been November time when i came up with the clever idea to change degrees, change the course of my life. And embark on the journey of considering, thinking and eventually applying for and getting an offer to study Theatre at the university I currently attend and study Law at. Now this… Continue reading Between Law and Theatre
Hello everyone, today I just need to get things out. And rather than talk them through because lets face it. I have no one to talk to. I'm going to write the through in the hope that someone may help reassure and calm me about what the rest of my life or the next 4… Continue reading Uni Anxiety Already?
Hello everyone, I'd like to first wish you all a happy new year of health and positivity in 2016! This post is going to be about my goals in 2016. Find true recovery from my eating disorder - this encompases a lot of things. To be free from worries about food, portion sizes and calories.… Continue reading 2016 goals
I'm writing this post today as I feel there is a misconception as to what so called "real recovery" is on social media sites such as instagram. On instagram real recovery seems to be classed as following the minnie maud guidelines, always listening to hunger cues and cravings and being positive at all times. THAT… Continue reading What is Real Recovery?