Keane Interest: New on Etsy, a Kindergarten Tour and Mini Golf at Adventure Landing

This past week I put new Wonder Woman accessories in the Etsy shop, we toured the Kindergarten my son will attend in the fall and went mini-golfing at Adventure Landing in Jacksonville Beach.New Wonder Woman Accessories on EtsyI don't have a lot of time to make costumes and costumey things these days, but when I … Continue reading Keane Interest: New on Etsy, a Kindergarten Tour and Mini Golf at Adventure Landing

Help Kids Create Wall Worthy Art with Stencils

Kids love to display their artwork, but usually it's just temporarily stuck to the fridge for a while. Here's how to use stencils and a piece of wood to help your child create wall worthy art you can hang anywhere. As long as they can hold a painting utensil or sponge, then they should be … Continue reading Help Kids Create Wall Worthy Art with Stencils

Keane Interest: Happy Valentine’s Day 2020 Edition

Happy Valentine's Day everyone! The holiday this year is pretty special for me, since my husband has just returned from a very long deployment! I got my hair color touched up, picked out a new dress, reservations are made a favorite restaurant and there's a bouquet of beef jerky roses on the way (for him, … Continue reading Keane Interest: Happy Valentine’s Day 2020 Edition

I Got a Crash Course in Nofollow, Noopener and Noreferrer

If you have a blog that links anywhere and care about your SEO and ranking,  you need to be familiar with the terms nofollow, noopener and noreferrer, and how to use them. I'm no expert- I really just recently learned how they all work, and only because a recent WordPress update forced me to pay … Continue reading I Got a Crash Course in Nofollow, Noopener and Noreferrer

Book Review: Con Me Once by J.L. Delozier

I don't normally go for mob/crime novels, but Con Me Once author J.L. Delozier managed to hook me with her e-mail intro: "Hi! I'm a sci-fi/thriller/crime writer whose latest novel, Con Me Once, is set to release on 02/05/2020. The book, which I liken to Kick-Ass meets Ocean's Eleven, is a mob/heist novel set in … Continue reading Book Review: Con Me Once by J.L. Delozier

How Do You Break Your Child of Your Own Bad Habit?

I have always picked and bitten my nails. It's a terrible habit that often leaves my fingers bloody and hurting. So when my son's teacher mentioned how badly he'd been picking his nails in class, I cringed a little and put my hand in my pockets. I had been doing the same thing for at … Continue reading How Do You Break Your Child of Your Own Bad Habit?

10 Ways to Help a Mom When Their Spouse is Deployed

I felt so alone and overwhelmed when my husband was deployed. He was suddenly gone and my world changed and I was the solo one in charge of the house, the yard, the kid, the EVERYTHING. We've been through several deployments before, but this one was different because we had a child and had recently … Continue reading 10 Ways to Help a Mom When Their Spouse is Deployed

Keane Interest: Groundhog Day, Hoggetowne Faire, Microneedling and Gift Baskets for Manly Men

In this edition of Keane Interest, we find out if that pesky groundhog saw his shadow, visit the Hoggetowne Medieval Faire, try microneedling and discover the perfect Valentine's gift for the manly man in your life. Happy Groundhog Day! For the first time in what seems like a long time, Punxsutawney Phil did NOT see … Continue reading Keane Interest: Groundhog Day, Hoggetowne Faire, Microneedling and Gift Baskets for Manly Men

January 2020 Children’s Book Round-up

Welcome to the new monthly children's books round-up post! This month we are featuring three books: What's Making Walter C. Laugh?, Wizard and the Lizard, and The Adventures of Ninja and Luche – The Great Piggy Rescue. What's Making Walter C. Laugh? by Ginny Jordan What's Making Walter C. Laugh? is a fun and colorful … Continue reading January 2020 Children’s Book Round-up

How to Turn Kid Bath Time Into Your Spa Time

My son has been very anti-bath lately. Also anti-shower and basically anti-water. I got tired of fighting about bath time and decided I was was going to make it the best bath time ever and have some fun myself. That's when I came up with the idea to create a Spa Bath Experience at home, … Continue reading How to Turn Kid Bath Time Into Your Spa Time