Life without Anorexia

My motto is
'Dont let the sadness of your past & the fear of your future ruin the happiness of your present'

I am a generally happy girl who loves running, going to the gym and eating food!! Though my life has been very different.
I spent 5 years sick with anorexia nervosia & purging tendencies & over exercising. I was depressed and self harmed. I spent 2 years in different treatment centres.
After alot of struggles, lots of ups and downs, suicide attempts, tears, anxiety, panic and never thinking i would be healthy.
I am now declared healthy from anorexia nervosia.

I have been blogging for 4 years, and my whole journey is written in my posts. I now represent healthy and happiness. I want to show anyone struggling that it is possible to recover, no matter how hard it may seem.

I am happy and healthy and living my life. Going to school, meeting friends and trying to find myself in this world.

I write about my daily life, but also try to write posts about how it was when i was sick, advice and tips.
I am open and friendly, so dont be scared about writing a post or sending me an email at:


Saturday, June 13, 2015

Random facts about me

1) I prefer to eat with a small spoon. Always have. (One of the things i hated most in treatment was that i wasnt allowed to eat with a small spoon.) Even now at my age i eat with a small spoon and i am pretty sure i will still do it 10 years from now!

2) I am either the person always wanting to do things, jumping around and doing things (restless as i am). Or i am the type of person who will lie in bed for 5 hours straight and refuse to do anything!! There is no inbetween XD

3) I enjoy comfortable silence! This is because i dont feel the need to always talk and i dont always have things to say. But also because it gives me time to do my online/social media stuff without feeling guilty that i am ignoring my company. But if everyone/both are just sitting in silence/all on their phones then it's nice... aslong as its not the awkward *everyone stares at their phone because they dont know what to say* situation. Because those are the worst!!

4) HOWEVER once someone gets to know me and i am comfortable with someone, then i can talk for days. Apparently once my sister and i start talking we can just talk and talk and talk and just sort of know what the other person is saying! We've spent evenings just sitting around and talking for 2 hours straight or going for 90 minute powerwalks in the evenings and then continuing or conversations for an hour at home! haha.

5) I am a people pleaser. Something i need to learn to be less of... in some cases anyway. But sometimes i do 'too much' for other people and put other peoples happiness before my own. But i need to find  a balance of not forgetting my own needs or happiness, but the thing is that helping others and making others happy makes ME happy. hahah,

Just some random facts about myself!

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