Travelling is… fun; exhilarating; eye-opening; a whirlwind; life-changing. It is all of those things, and obviously even more, depending on where you’re travelling, why you’re doing it, how long you’re doing it for etc. But life-changing. That’s one to think about, because it’s not just ‘life changing’ in the sense of the whole shebang- seeing…… Continue reading No one tells you the difficult parts.
Those who know me know my Fitbit has been as much a part of me as my fingers and my toes, and I can sincerely say, that up until Monday, I hadn’t gone a day without it since the day I received my first one. Every step, every workout, every drop of sweat was obsessively…… Continue reading Being fit without my Fitbit
A couple of nights ago I went to see my godmother at her house (I’ve been making the rounds before the big move because everyone is acting like I’m dying and they want to see me ‘one last time.’) It was cute actually, I’ve not seen her in a couple of years because of her working…… Continue reading Meeting your worst memories face to face.
Life would be so much easier if there was an ‘off’ button to shut out the thoughts and feelings that come with eating disorders and mental health illnesses. We’d simply reach round, flick the switch and get on with our suddenly brighter lives and that would be that. But it doesn’t happen like that. You…… Continue reading The uphill struggle of recovery.
At the peak of my illness, I double trained (sometimes triple trained) most days, ran at least 5k every single day, and never took a day off. From July 2016 to January 2017, I had one rest day, and that was totally not a welcome one. I’d simply been too hungover to move from my…… Continue reading Looking back to look forward.
As a 23 year old near-millennial female living in Britain, I have grown up being exposed to all the diets under the sun- Atkins, liquid and juice-only diets, the Grapefruit Diet (which I tried for two weeks when I was 16 and I swear to Zeus I’ve never had gas so bad in my life), and all…… Continue reading Why I don’t agree with Slimming World and Weight Watchers.
Not gonna lie I’m going to whip out an awful pun soon, and you know what? You’re just going to have to love it. A couple of weeks ago I was browsing through Netflix, and saw a new addition had appeared, a Netflix original, called To The Bone, and, an hour and a half later, I…… Continue reading Netflix is cranking it up.