book cover: From Feast to Famine by K.Michelle Pahl
Book Reviews

Book Review: From Famine to Feast

From Famine to Feast: My Thoughts About My Eating Disorder is the first book by K. Michelle Pahl, who you may know from her blog, From Famine to Feast – The Journey. The book includes her twelve most popular blog posts, and they were definitely popular for a reason. Together, they offer remarkable insights into… Continue reading Book Review: From Famine to Feast

The emerging blogger series on Mental Health @ Home
Emerging Blogger Series, Mental Health

Emerging Blogger Series: Burnie (Quash Stigma Not Fat)

This post is by Burnie of Quash Stigma, Not Fat. Why you should keep going in eating disorder recovery….. When the going gets tough in eating disorder recovery, you have to keep going. I’ve found myself doubting the recovery process many times, and when i’m in this place I return to my “why choose recovery”… Continue reading Emerging Blogger Series: Burnie (Quash Stigma Not Fat)

The emerging blogger series on Mental Health @ Home
Emerging Blogger Series, Mental Health

Emerging Blogger Series: Lose Weight With Ang

This post is by Ang of Lose Weight with Ang. What in the World is Orthorexia? The world has a fixation with diet. We love changing the way we eat with the expectation it will make our lives better. When this focus becomes an obsession, it can develop into an eating disorder. This eating disorder… Continue reading Emerging Blogger Series: Lose Weight With Ang

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Emerging Blogger Series, Mental Health

Emerging Blogger Series: Natasha (Mental Health @ Me)

This post is by Natasha of Mental Health & Me. Saying Goodbye to My Toxic ‘Friend’ – An Anorexia Nervosa Recovery Story Thirteen years. That is how long I have been in and out of recovery of anorexia nervosa. I don’t remember a specific moment when I made a decision to restrict my food intake,… Continue reading Emerging Blogger Series: Natasha (Mental Health @ Me)

Book cover: Royally Incomplete by TheInBetweenQueen
Book Reviews

Book Review: Royally Incomplete

Royally Incomplete is the first book from TheInBetweenQueen, and it focuses on her eating disorder recovery journey.  Her pen name comes from her perspective that "Health is not a destination, and at this juncture, I am still in a vastly expansive in-between." Each chapter focuses on a different issue or part of her story, and… Continue reading Book Review: Royally Incomplete

book cover: The A to Z of Eating Disorders by Emma Woolf
Book Reviews

Book Review: The A to Z of Eating disorders

The A to Z of Eating Disorders by Emma Woolf is an A to Z encyclopedia of terms and concepts related to eating disorders.  Some terms, like body mass index, are covered in a couple of paragraphs, while others have lengthier explanations. The book includes some terms not directly to do with eating disorders, such as… Continue reading Book Review: The A to Z of Eating disorders

Book cover: Stand Tall Little Girl by Hope Virgo
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Book Review: Stand Tall Little Girl by Hope Virgo

Stand Tall Little Girl is a memoir by Hope Virgo that focuses on her experience with anorexia nervosa.  If you're active on social media, you may recognize Hope from her Dump the Scales campaign to stop weight being used as a barrier to mental health services for people experiencing eating disorders.  The book is published by… Continue reading Book Review: Stand Tall Little Girl by Hope Virgo

The Emerging blogger series on Mental Health @ Home
Emerging Blogger Series, Mental Health

Emerging Blogger Series: Michelle (MichelleWriterBlog)

This post is by Michelle from MichelleWriterBlog. Photo by Kaleb Nimz on Unsplash You Truly Are Beautiful The therapist hands me a mirror. I take it and stare at my reflection. "I want you to look at yourself in the mirror while telling yourself that you’re beautiful," my therapist says. As I stare at myself, I can't find… Continue reading Emerging Blogger Series: Michelle (MichelleWriterBlog)

The Emerging blogger series on Mental Health @ Home
Emerging Blogger Series, Mental Health

Emerging Blogger Series: Blurry Thought

This post is by Blurry Thought. Eating Disorders Are Not A Competition Eating disorders are complicated things – trust me, I know. They lie, manipulate, steal, and above all else they convince you that their deceptions are reality. It’s easy to write that and remind other people of the fact, but it’s a completely different… Continue reading Emerging Blogger Series: Blurry Thought

The Emerging blogger series on Mental Health @ Home
Emerging Blogger Series

Emerging Blogger Series: Alyssa (Glass Half Full)

This week, we have have Alyssa from Glass Half Full. A Drop of Knowledge I have what feels like a laundry list of diagnoses, and many of them are completely misunderstood, misrepresented, or mocked in a way that causes harm. So today is all about the mental disorders I have, what they actually are, what… Continue reading Emerging Blogger Series: Alyssa (Glass Half Full)