October 15th was my three year recovery anniversary (ie three years since I last binged and purged and began really working on recovery) which is pretty freaking’ awesome.

But you know what’s even more awesome? I didn’t even remember until today. On Monday I was too busy going to classes, having lunch with my boyfriend and talking about wedding planning (!), taking the dog to the park, planning a shopping trip with a good friend, and playing soccer to stop and think about the significance of the date. Recovery is the foundation upon which I have built this really amazing life but most days it is not something that takes conscious thought and effort. And THAT is what real recovery is all about.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s