This isn’t my first Thanksgiving, nor its it the first one I’ve had in recovery from my eating disorder, but every year it still a struggle and now we face that time of year again. This year I will have not only one but three Thanksgiving feasts, I had one at a holiday luncheon at … Continue reading Thanksgiving in Recovery
The other night I went out with my family for a nice dinner to celebrate my Dad’s birthday. We went to a lovely Italian restaurant which has truly excellent food, and probably the best chocolate cake I’ve ever eaten! I had such a lovely time, I ordered a cocktail, had the yummy starter bread, ate … Continue reading Not just a meal
Its finally Fall at last, but sadly not for the weather here in Texas! Summer still lingers in the humidity and heat outside which puts a damper on all the cute Fall/Winter clothes coming in. (And by damper I LITERALLY mean DAMPer on the clothes through sweat if you tried to wear them in this … Continue reading Finally Fall!
This past weekend my boyfriend Lundan and I took a long weekend trip to Austin, TX! It was so nice to have a small break to relax and explore Austin. We arrived in Austin Thursday afternoon and checked into are hotel. We stayed at The Line Hotel, which I would definitely recommend, the staff were … Continue reading Austin, TX!
For me self-care is an important part of my recovery process, it gives me time to relax and try to take my mind off of all the worries going on when I’m stressed out with general life things or sometime recovery (because it is mentally draining constantly battling an eating disorder), self-care really helps me … Continue reading Self-care tips for when life gets you stressed
Today I’ve been reflecting a whole lot on my recovery journey so far, and how this week has really tested my limits with stress. Along with my Eating disorder recovery process I’m also learning how to manage my OCD along with it. I have really bad OCD about illnesses/other things and this week the worst … Continue reading Progress not perfection.
A couple weeks ago I went to a local zoo called The Bayou Wildlife Zoo that I haven’t been to since I was a baby! So, you can imagine that it was so much fun going back to see all the animals and to feed them again! This small zoo isn’t like your traditional zoo, … Continue reading Bayou Wildlife Zoo!