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That first day at that ANAD support group was the beginning of what would be the first time in my life I had actually put effort into my own recovery.


And I looked at everyone out in that crowd and I just was so overwhelmed by how beautiful they were; and in that same second, my heart broke, because I realized they couldn't see how beautiful they were.


It's not something that I really try to allow into my life anymore, but it still exists, everyday I have to choose to recover.


It was in my first ANAD meeting, one cold night, I finally opened up and realized something might be wrong with me. That's where it all began.


Recovery Story #23: I Had No Choice But To Pursue Recovery.

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My father committed suicide when I was 14. It was extremely unexpected and tragic, and I lost all sense of control over my life. I developed trust issues with the…

Weight Culture Escapes No One.

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I’ve been going through some new medical problems and as a result, I gained some weight and am bloated. So one night I went to the mall with my husband…

Recovery Story #22: Gratitude.

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My ED started when I was living in Canada with my host family and got involved in the modeling industry. My manager told me to lose weight even though, in hindsight,…


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