Living with JHS

Sharing my story to support others and raise awareness

Harry Potter and the Representation of Disability, Mental Illness, and Neurodiversity

Spending today doing a Harry Potter marathon, it only seemed right to share this!✨

Spoonie Runner Girl

The inspiration for this post came from the hilarious and intelligent ladies of Witch, Please, who pointed out that real-life disabilities might be a bit underrepresented in the Harry Potter world. Being the obsessed Harry Potter fan that I am, I decided to take the question to reddit:

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July Catch Up

Morning everyone. This month, I'm switching it up on my usual monthly "plans and goals" post. Why? Because, as you'll know, due to scheduling problems my June post didn't get published. So, today, I'm catching up from May with what... Continue Reading →

Why I Don’t Curse My Illness

Living with a chronic illness can be hard at times; it can be debilitating and dispiriting. It's something I have talked about in many of my posts, but something I really touched upon in "When Chronic Illness Gets You Down". Despite... Continue Reading →

May Plans and Goals

Last month, I did my first plans and goals post. After spending so long wanting to start, I finally went ahead. Last month was a really busy month, as you can check out here, with uni deadlines, work and a whole... Continue Reading →

April Plans & Goals

April is a really busy month for me, and so I thought it would be a great idea to share some insight into my plans and goals for this month. I've already been fairly quiet on the blog in the... Continue Reading →

When Chronic Illness Gets You Down

A big part of chronic illness is, of course, the physical aspect and what effect these types of illnesses have on our mobility and the other various physical symptoms that come with the territory. However, what most people forget about is... Continue Reading →

Newcastle Races: St Patrick’s Day Event

Morning everyone. Apologies for the lack of posting last week... dissertation is becoming a real stresser but I'm getting there! However, I also have some exciting news to announce. My second blog is up and running!! I decided that, instead... Continue Reading →

Chronic Illness at University

Now this isn't the post I originally planned for today... I was originally going to be sharing my story. However, after a tough week last week I decided to share this instead: living with a chronic illness at university. I feel... Continue Reading →

Birchbox Review: February 2017

Welcome to the beautiful February edition of my Birchbox review. If you missed January's review, then you can find that here. What I love about Birchbox is the ability to select your beauty profile, by filling in a quick questionnaire,... Continue Reading →

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