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Amy Stevens

Blogger, writer, mental health advocate, mummy and aspiring artist

I blog about Mental health and family life. I am currently in recovery from depression, borderline personality disorder and anorexia. I blog openly and honestly on my first hand experiences and focus on self care, well-being and recovery.
I am currently pregnant and am blogging on my experiences of having mental health issues and being pregnant.
My blog website is - you can also find me on twitter, Instagram, Facebook and Pintrest,

My Angel And My Demon

My demon is really not nice - hence the name. He does enjoy tormenting me, ridiculing me and reminding me of all the awful things that have happened in my past. He convinces me that I am a terrible person.
01/11/2017 12:00 GMT

Why Can't I Just Be Normal?

I aspire to be normal a lot of the time because I want to be able to relax and switch off sometimes. I do practice mindfulness and yoga/meditation at times but even this is very difficult for me. It's a struggle to convince myself that I am allowed to take time out for myself - I mean how can I be so selfish when there is housework to be done and work to finish!?
18/10/2017 12:14 BST

Suicide Isn't Just Feeling Like You Want To Die

Suicide has been in the media a lot over the past few years, particularly very recently with some amazing, talented, seemingly 'happy' celebrities taking their own lives. But suicide is still hugely misunderstood.
10/10/2017 15:32 BST