Bulimia

Let’s be perfectly imperfect together!

31/08/2017

So here goes… I have started this post at least ten times already,...

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'You are enough', what I would tell myself when ill.

'You are enough', what I would tell myself when ill.

29/08/2017

I developed anorexia at 16 and went on to develop bulimia at 19. In total, my ea...

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The end is near

The end is near

18/08/2017

Recently I hit a major milestone in my life: I finished counselling. Odd place...

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To recover, I needed to be okay with being me

18/08/2017

All my life I’ve struggled to fit in. I came to the belief there was something f...

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From Bulimia to Binge Eating to Coping

18/08/2017

Food was always a source of comfort for me, and whenever I was upset I'd be tryi...

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10 Helpful Things to Say to Someone With an Eating Disorder

10 Helpful Things to Say to Someone With an Eating Disorder

15/08/2017

There are many sources to find online as to what can trigger someone with an eat...

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Learning to love yourself

Learning to love yourself

15/08/2017

I don’t have an eating disorder. If you have an eating disorder you are skinny,...

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Never feel guilty for admitting you have a mental illness

Never feel guilty for admitting you have a mental illness

15/08/2017

One May evening seven years ago I ordered a takeaway and ate the amount I normal...

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What NOT to Say to Someone Recovering From an Eating Disorder

What NOT to Say to Someone Recovering From an Eating Disorder

15/08/2017

I'm pretty sure everyone knows that you don't tell someone who is recovering fro...

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Surrendering my secrets

Surrendering my secrets

15/08/2017

As exam season approaches, I can see the concern creeping onto my mum’s face as...

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It started with a comment

15/08/2017

I never wanted to play football at school; I never really wanted to take part in...

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There's more to binge eating disorder than a mere lack of willpower

There's more to binge eating disorder than a mere lack of willpo...

20/07/2017

"Binge eating? Can't you just get over that with will power?" That's what 13-ye...

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