DIY Dresser Makeover! (+VLOG)

Last weekend I set myself a little project. It was my first weekend off since returning to work, so I wanted to make the most of my time even though I’d had the guts of 8 weeks off to do whatever I wanted…

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!”

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”

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”

HOW TO: Cut Your Phone Usage by Half!

*This is a long one, so maybe make yourself a cuppa before you sit down to read this one!* This blog post all started after a series of videos began appearing in my YouTube suggested videos feed. Whether it was by coincidence, or by design of the YouTube algorithm, who knows, but what I doContinue reading “HOW TO: Cut Your Phone Usage by Half!”

Recently Read || April Edition

Great Scott, Batman! A book blog post! Yes, it has indeed been a hot minute since I made a book related blog post! The reason for that, up until recently I actually hadn’t read any books since that last book blog post.

Am I Content With My Content?

Alternative Title:  I Don’t Like My Content — A Response to Grace Helbig Hey everyone! Yes, it’s me, I know it’s been a hot minute since I last posted here on the blog–to be honest, it’s been a hot minute since I posted anything anywhere other than on my Instagram (@dean.kealy). Even my poor art InstaContinue reading “Am I Content With My Content?”