Monday, June 20, 2011

starting fresh

so its final.
I'm a senior.
 school is out.
I'm loving life.
and blogging..well..

here's the thing: when I first started blogging, I was blogging for self-help and getting the input of readers.  I was in a lousy place back then.  now everything is different.  I am at a point in my journey where I want to separate the past from the present.  the past meaning my eating disorder, and the present meaning where I am today.  I no longer want to define myself by my eating disorder.  I just want to live my life, love fashion, and be young!  blogging is such a wonderful outlet, but at the same time, I don't want to force words out of my head that regurgitate my past, which I've dealt with in therapy and will probably deal with more when I'm older.  so consider this a renewal of secret doors.  I won't be writing much, if even at all, about my past with anorexia.  I will be gearing this blog more towards fashion and everyday life.
this is Emily's blog.  and Emily is no longer going to live in ED's shadow.



  1. This is the most beautiful picture of you. Good luck in your new life without eating disorder!

    Love, n.

  2. I remember finding your blog when you were a sophomore. How time goes by so fast - well done for overcoming your past - you've done well :)

  3. I love this!
    Congrats on getting so far, you're soo pretty :)

  4. This is such an inspirational post, Emily. I am so proud of your progress. And yayay for making it to senior year! :)

  5. looking BEAUTIFUL! I love b&w shots! love this shot so much!!!!! ENJOY SUMMER!!!xo


  6. good for you em!!!! do what's best for you :)

  7. i love you. and i love this post. good luck! <3

  8. Ahhh! What a great and inspirational post!!! You are a rockstar, girl!

  9. I love this and I love you! SO proud of you for how far you've come. :) I think that by focusing on other things now instead of ED will be extremely beneficial for you!

    PS. Gorgeous picture! As usual. :)

  10. You're so gorgeous Emily. Seriously. I love seeing how much you've grown since the ED and how much you're just loving life! I'm so happy for you and think it's so awesome you just want to move on with your life. SO awesome., seriously that's huge. You inspire me girl. :)