Things you should never say to someone who has an eating disorder.

Last week I had a comment made on one of my old posts about my eating disorder – which has since been deleted. Someone took it upon themselves to ask me how I had the cheek to still write about an eating disorder when I’m now “fine” … “Fine” “Fine”? Fine. People with eating disorders and people who are in recovery are never “fine”. Eating … Continue reading Things you should never say to someone who has an eating disorder.

The Mystery Blogger Award

The Lovely Ida nominated me for this award, to say I’m super stoked about it would be an understatement. If you’re new to the blogging word, I’d highly recommend checking her out. She’s an explain we should all follow, expressive about a important movement whilst being completely badass and lovely all in one. So Thank you Around the ward in 80 days! WHAT IS MYSTERY … Continue reading The Mystery Blogger Award

To the girl at the gym

To the girl at the gym, You make me self-conscious and you make me realise everything that’s wrong with me. When you walk onto the running floor every girl looks and you can tell by the look in their eyes that they feel threatened. You’re the real version of a “instagram fitness model” and you damn know it. I lost my confidence big time this … Continue reading To the girl at the gym

Today. Today’s been different. Today’s been kind. Today is the first day in over a year that I have felt slightly like myself again. Today I’ve spent the majority of my day smiling. After seeing my psychiatrist on Thursday it’s really hit home that I’m going to be fine. Every bad day I’ve had has been down to an imbalance of chemicals in my brain. 2018 has … Continue reading

Sunshine Bloggers Award!

This was unexpected but this lovely lady nominated me for the Sunshine Blogger Award, check her out! Ida is epic and has the right type of bad ass attitude. Thank you for the nomination lovely 🙂  https://aroundthewardin80days.wordpress.com/ I’m going to nominate my people on twitter just because not all of my picks are word press users. The rules are: Thank the blogger/bloggers that nominated you. Answer the 11 … Continue reading Sunshine Bloggers Award!

Getting inspired again!

When I transferred back to The Open University in February I was a nervous wreck when it came to academics. My confidence was shot and I thought I was 100% going to fail the exam I sat in April. I wasn’t retaining any information because my head was so full of dealing with this bi polar diagnosis that I couldn’t clear my mind of thoughts. … Continue reading Getting inspired again!

My first bank holiday sober

So here we are, at the end of a bank holiday. I haven’t broken my non alcohol ban and I’m completely sober! Accomplishment I think so! Well done Rosie! The bank holiday worried me. Normally on a bank holiday I’d go out on the Friday night with a bunch of friends and get off my nutter – yes I’m using the word nutter. Wake up … Continue reading My first bank holiday sober