Thoughts on Failure

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A few days ago I was interviewed for a book which honestly makes me feel pretty incredible. It won’t be out for a long while but I still felt incredibly honoured. One of the questions they asked me… well two of the questions were; how do I view greatness and how to I view failure.

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Gestational Diabetes?

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On Saturday I took my routine screening test for gestational diabetes. I didn’t think much of it, I was worried but it wasn’t too big a deal. So, on Saturday early in the morning off I went to get my test done. I drank a strange tasting orange drink (which was actually pretty triggering eating

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Thoughts on Creating a Life Worth Living

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Choosing to recover from an eating disorder is one of the most terrifying things a person can do. For months, years or maybe even decades your entire world has been dominated by food, shape and weight worries. I spent years breeding intense self-hatred and developed my eating disorder slowly over 13 years. It became the

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“Comfort” Zone

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I recently heard someone describe what their comfort zone looks like: a nice soft comfy arm chair that is cozy and warm and you never want to get up out of. In that moment I realized that my comfort zone is the exact opposite. My comfort zone is dangerous and frightening. My comfort zone is

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The Most Reckless Moments of My Eating Disorder

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Last week I wrote about the scariest moments of my eating disorder – one of the deadliest side effects of an eating disorder and my experience with it. Today I’d like to put some of that in perspective and talk about the most reckless moments of my eating disorder – my most recent relapse from

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