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Vicky S. Patient Expert

London, United Kingdom
I write an eating disorder recovery blog; my own personal journey for health and to share what I believe in, that there is always hope. It also focuses on my dream to becoming a published author, a tool I firmly use in recovery and while I'm walking towards my goals, to pay bills I work on the... Full Bio
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HOLIDAY!!!! by Vicky S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders Only 2 shifts left, to Glasgow and back to London and I am flying to Turkey for the weekend! I cannot wait. It will be so great just to spend the time with Jane but in Turke ... Read on »
Summer smiles by Vicky S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders How can you not smile in this beautiful weather? I didn't get the job, which doesn't suprise me, it was obivous my boss wasn't convinced I would be able to supervis ... Read on »
Interviews and holidays by Vicky S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders I'm going to Turkey!!! Jane (my cousin - I'm only 8 days older than her!) and I have been talking about going on holiday for a while, we used to spend almost every ... Read on »
Saying No by Vicky S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders There is always a point in anything when you find yourself saying 'No, that's enough'. It's a natural way of your mind and body getting what they need to survive. Far too of ... Read on »
Moving on? by Vicky S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders I feel sort of stuck in my recovery right now, I know I want to be free from an eating disorder but it's still there hanging on. Tara said I hadn't b/p in a while but the tr ... Read on »
Glad by Vicky S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders I'm just really glad to be here today, with an unexpected two days off work (they messed up the shifts again!) I've enjoyed ever ... Read on »
Rain by Vicky S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders It is pouring with rain outside and I'm enjoying every minute but I'm lucky not to be in an area affected by the floods and have running water. A lot of my friends think I'm ... Read on »
YouTube Videos by Vicky S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders Hi, I haven't had much time to update this week, I'm working every night and up in Aberdeen there isn't any internet connection. I've got up half an hour early toda ... Read on »
Creativity is a release by Vicky S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders Psychologies magazine has a whole section on creativity this month, I love being creativity, there's something satisfying about picking up a pen, pencil or paint brush (ther ... Read on »
The final push by Vicky S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders This afternoon I was watching the Jeremey Kyle show, a grandma was on worried she would lose her grandchildren to drink and drugs like she had lost her daughter. The girl, 2 ... Read on »
Decisions by Vicky S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders Why are decisions so hard to make? I haven't felt like writing here or in my diaries recently, I never do when things are playing on mind. I want so badly to be free from an ... Read on »
Sharing the Secret by Vicky S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders My shelves are full of books about eating disorders and recovery, at school I scoured the library and at university found amazon marketplace! Still if I see a book or film I ... Read on »
Friends make the world............... by Vicky S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders ...............beautiful. I am so blessed to have amazing friends in my life. Last weekend was my friend Jade's 25th, we partied, drank, ate and sunbathed! It was r ... Read on »
Kick Start by Vicky S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders This is me starting all over again; the past two weeks have been very difficult, my wages ran out a lot quicker than usual, commuting to work cost a bit more, my student acc ... Read on »
Wannarexia!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! by Vicky S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders A new term has been coined for people who WANT anorexia! Click on the link in the title to read an article about this in USA today. So many people strive to be thin ... Read on »
Hero - Superchick by Vicky S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders I've been surfing youtube most of the evening, another of my addictions! Thanks to this site and MySpace I discovered Superchick, my absolute favourite band. Someone has pos ... Read on »
To my friends by Vicky S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders I'm so lucky to be blessed with so many wonderful people in my life and I want to say, I love you all! Read on »
Boycott 'Miss Anorexic' by Vicky S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders I posted this as a bulletin and blog on myspace but I still do not feel like it is enough. David and Goliath (a brand I used to like) have printed t-shirts saying ' ... Read on »
Kat Vs The Diet Clinic Industry by Vicky S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders Kat posted the following videos on to You Tube, this is where her investigation into the diet industry took her, it's scary.............. ... Read on »
1st Dollar!!! by Vicky S. Patient Expert Posted in: Blog Posts in Eating Disorders I've made my first dollar from my writing, literally $1 from the advertising on Helium.com!!!!! The website is teaching me to write articles, it's fun and keeps me busy. I n ... Read on »