Q&A: Body Dysmorphia, Increasing Calories and Your Assumptions

Do you see yourself as ‘skinny’ or does your ED make you think that you aren’t? How do you stay positive and fight your ED? What’s it like increasing calories? They were all questions which I answered in August’s monthly Q&A over on my Instagram stories, along with your assumptions about me. The blog post version […]

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Dear Anorexia…

A life dictated by Anorexia has been complete torture – but there’s no denying that for a time it truly felt as if it was serving a purpose in my life. Over the past 4 years, Anorexia has played a role as both my friend and my enemy and so writing a letter to each […]

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Nourishing Yas in Dorset 2

Almost a year to the day since we’d last seen each other, me and Laura were reunited as I made the trip down to Dorset to stay with her for a few days. A mini holiday was very much needed – I was so keen to get away from my normal surroundings, break away from […]

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Q&A: Food Guilt, Veganism and Carbs

Do you really eat everything that you post? How does Veganism affect your eating disorder? How are you really feeling? They were all questions which I answered in August’s monthly Q&A over on my Instagram stories. I always get requests asking me to write my Q&A answers as a blog post too and seen as […]

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Anorexia Recovery: How To Start A Recovery Journal

I recently shared on Instagram that I’d started a recovery journal and I’ve had lots of questions asking me how I got started and what I’ve included. So alongside a video explanation on my IGTV, I thought that I would write a blog post sharing the details so that you can start one too. It’s […]

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Q&A: Weight Gain, Fear Foods and Calorie Counting

Are you gaining weight? How did you stop counting calories? How do you tackle fear foods? They were all questions which I answered in July’s monthly Q&A over on my Instagram stories. I enjoy filming these Instagram story Q&A’s so much and they seem to have become a monthly tradition. I had a few requests […]

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Anorexia Recovery: Are You Ever Ready To Recover?

If you go back 4 years to when I was first diagnosed with Anorexia, there’s no way that I thought that I would be in the position that I am now. I didn’t think that it would take me this long to recover – or that I would even still be in recovery at all. […]

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Orthorexia: When Being Healthy Becomes Unhealthy

Is being too healthy, unhealthy? It seems to be a common theme that people slip in to other forms of restriction when they first enter recovery, as their eating disorder desperately seeks another form of control. Veganism, gluten free, paleo and keto are all trends endorsed by social media, at a time when the entire […]

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