Ashes from a Burned Up Past

Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of Lent. But for this blogger, it also marks the onset of her anorexia. From Top Eating Disorder Recovery Blogger, how the ashes on her forehead redefines the guilt from her past. #catholic #edrecovery #recovery #lent Continue reading Ashes from a Burned Up Past

In Memoriam

It is with a heavy heart that I share tonight’s blog post. This weekend, we lost a member of the eating disorder recovery community. Eating disorders are so grossly misunderstood.
It is my prayer that we can raise awareness about the severity and warning signs of such a devastating disease – which has the highest mortality rate of all mental illnesses. Continue reading In Memoriam

Read this if you’re Afraid to Love

Sometimes the thing we’re most afraid of is the very thing that sets us free. After recovery from an eating disorder, letting someone into my past and letting love in is a difficult, scary task. Turns out, my fears were completely off on all accounts. And love is, perhaps, the most beautiful, freeing, healing thing of all! #edrecoveryContinue reading Read this if you’re Afraid to Love

What I Needed to Hear: Christmas Vs. Anorexia

Christmas and the holidays are acutely difficult for people struggling with eating disorders. From Top Eating Disorder Recovery blogger, BeautyBeyondBones: what she needed to hear to when she was in the throes of anorexia, to save her life and overcome Christmas anxiety. #recovery #edrecovery Continue reading What I Needed to Hear: Christmas Vs. Anorexia