The Corona Chronicles: Isolation

The infamous virus seems to have taken over everything in the media these days… it really seems there’s nothing else being spoken about– I haven’t heard a weather forecast in about 2 weeks! I popped in here on the blog for the first time in about 2 months there on Tuesday to wish you allContinue reading “The Corona Chronicles: Isolation”

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

It’s been a while since I last checked in with you wonderful folks… I stopped blogging for a few weeks to do some painting, and then when I stopped painting, I forgot to come back to blogging, but alas, here I am! Why now? Because the world is starting to spin into an even darkerContinue reading “Happy St. Patrick’s Day!”

The 100 Happy Days Challenge // Dean Kealy Blog

When I look back at 2019, all I can see is a shitty 12 months. It had some positive moments, and some wins, but overall, it was a terrible year! I want to try and be a bit more positive in 2020. How? Yesterday I was watching YouTube, like I do most days, and IContinue reading “The 100 Happy Days Challenge // Dean Kealy Blog”

TK Maxx Haul

Welcome back to the Dean Kealy Blog! I was out shopping the other day in my local TK Maxx (I think the US call it TJ Maxx?) and shared a few of the bits I got on my Instagram Story (@dean.kealy), when one of you lovelies suggested that I do a haul post of all the bitsContinue reading “TK Maxx Haul”

#PlasticFreeJuly2019: Reduce Plastic in the Bathroom!

So as we continue on with #PlasticFreeJuly2019, I thought that I’d share another aspect that I am trying to improve on, and that is removing the amount of plastic I use in the bathroom. Believe it or not, the bathroom is one of the biggest culprits for the amount of plastic we use and waste,Continue reading “#PlasticFreeJuly2019: Reduce Plastic in the Bathroom!”

Easy Homemade Cold Brew Coffee in 3 Simple Steps!

Last month I shared with you guys how to make yourselves an Easy Homemade Iced Latte in 3 Simple Steps. Today I want to share with you a cold coffee that doesn’t require as much effort, but you might have to wait a little longer for this one. Before I go any further, I wantContinue reading “Easy Homemade Cold Brew Coffee in 3 Simple Steps!”

#PlasticFreeJuly2019: Stop Food Waste

Two weeks ago I made about #PlasticFreeJuly: Be More Enviromentally Friendly, and how July is being a month of awareness of how much waste we produce on this little planet of ours. While plastic is one of the massive causes, food is also a massive thing that we are wasting in our everyday lives, and that’sContinue reading “#PlasticFreeJuly2019: Stop Food Waste”

Spotify Playlist: Nostalgia

Welcome to a little bonus blog post! I was hanging out with a friend the other day and we decided to pop some music on, and somehow we went down a rabbit hole of visiting some songs that brought back all the feels and memories from my teenage years. I used to watch/listen to theseContinue reading “Spotify Playlist: Nostalgia”

My Commonplace Book

commonplace book noun noun: commonplace book; plural noun: commonplace books a book into which notable extracts from other works are copied for personal use. I was first introduced to the commonplace book format a few years ago, back when I first got into bullet journals, and was looking up other forms of journaling. At the time, IContinue reading “My Commonplace Book”

#PlasticFreeJuly: Be More Enviromentally Friendly

In the past few months, I’ve been trying to do my bit and reduce the amount of plastic waste I use in my every day life. Now, in today’s world, it’s not the easiest thing to do with plastic being almost everywhere, but at the same time, it’s not impossible and there are solutions and alternativesContinue reading “#PlasticFreeJuly: Be More Enviromentally Friendly”