My Journey to Self-Love

My Journey to Self-Love

I have a long history of hating myself. My struggle with depression and anxiety began my freshman year of high school, eight long years ago in 2012. That eventually developed into anorexia. Even after beginning eating disorder recovery in late 2014, I was still far from loving myself. There were more days where I hated [...]

A Year in Review: 2016

A Year in Review: 2016

2016 has been one crazy year. A lot has changed, and I've grown a lot. From accomplishments to struggles, high school to college, new jobs, new relationships, and lots of changes. I decided to look back at the insane last twelve months and remember the good, stressful, funny, glorious times and memories. January The beginning [...]

October 20, 2014

October 20, 2014

Two years ago today was both the worst and the best day of my life. On October 20, 2014, I made the hardest decision I've ever had to make. I didn't think I'd make it through the week, but here I am, two years later, still thriving and still recovering. I wanted to write out [...]

Cupcakes

Cupcakes

I used to be scared of cupcakes. The cute little desserts with adorable swirled frosting and rainbow sprinkles- they used to terrify me. I remember one day after my lunch period, I was rounding the corner in the hallway when I saw a girl in my algebra class carrying a box of store-bought cupcakes. They were [...]