Eating Disorder Series Part 2: Cycles of Despair

Eating Disorder Series Part 2: Cycles of Despair

My first diet book had failed me and I was beyond disappointed. I’d pinned everything on it. It was supposed to fix me and all that was wrong with me. Even through my naivety, I knew it was the book at fault and not me—I’d followed every rule to the letter.

I remembered the exhilaration when I’d first picked it out; how alluring it had been as I ran my hands over its striking cover and how its words had . . .

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Eating Disorder Series Part 1: How It All Began

Eating Disorder Series Part 1: How It All Began

Falling off the Ledge

I’d eaten a cheese loaded baked potato for lunch and my blood sugar had soared to a lofty 25mmol/L.

This was a regular thing for me back then. I was on two injections a day and no one had offered me anything other than the original 1980’s approach to type one diabetes.

Thirteen years into living with this impossible condition and still, there was no semblance of the care I receive today. Scant education, inadequate support and archaic . . .

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Facing up to my Eating Disorder

Facing up to my Eating Disorder

Over the next few months, I’ll share information on my personal battle with food over an 18 year period. With diabetes along for the unfortunate ride.

After this introductory post, this series of posts will be super-short, super-snappy and share just a snippet of my journey each time. A lot of people seem to prefer . . .

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See you in 2019!

See you in 2019!

Sorry for my absence over the last week. I’ve been fully immersed in the Christmas festivities and spending time with Hubby, who has a rare break from work. I’m drinking in every moment with rapture.

Merry Christmas to all my readers. Thank you for making 2018 such a wonderful year and The Level Scoop such a success.

I’m on Christmas Break with Hubby right now on social media blackout - well almost. I still have to check in from time-to-time because it’s where all my . . .

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