Dealing with Anxiety, a Pandemic and Quarantine

A pandemic is enough to stress out anyone. Throw in a possible quarantine and a lot of unknowns, and it's easy to fall into the anxiety spiral. Here in Jacksonville we aren't on total lockdown yet, but you can feel it coming. Every morning I check the news and see it creeping closer and closer … Continue reading Dealing with Anxiety, a Pandemic and Quarantine

The Day the Coronavirus Shut Down The PLAYERS Championship

This year our day at The PLAYERS Championship happened to be the ONLY day of TPC people got to see before it was shut down due to concerns over the rapidly spreading coronavirus. It was a beautiful Thursday afternoon and I'm glad I got one last day out before everything was shut down! We planned … Continue reading The Day the Coronavirus Shut Down The PLAYERS Championship

Coronavirus Craziness Cancels March, Possibly April

The world has officially gotten weird as the coronavirus has cancelled everything in March and is spreading to April and beyond. I'm currently moving past a state of frustration and disappointment and settling right back into the same place I was working hard to break out of- a neurotic mess of anxiety and stress. My … Continue reading Coronavirus Craziness Cancels March, Possibly April

The Boy Who Only Ate Plain Noodles

My son loves noodles. Just plain spaghetti noodles with a little butter or olive oil. He doesn’t like to spoil it with any sauce. I keep trying to encourage him to try them differently- marinara, cream sauce, maybe some meatballs... but no, just noodles. It makes me think of a photo of me as a … Continue reading The Boy Who Only Ate Plain Noodles

Keane Interest: Clueless, Dinosauria and a PLAYERS Preview

We had a busy week with the opening of Dinosauria at the Jacksonville Zoo, a Clueless/90s themed moms night out event with Jacksonville Mom and a food and drink preview for THE PLAYERS Championship. A '90s Style Moms Night Out Jacksonville Mom and Money Pages got together to present a fun Moms Night Out event … Continue reading Keane Interest: Clueless, Dinosauria and a PLAYERS Preview

A Reminder of My Little Miracle from Giving Tree Gallery

"When you need a miracle, just look at your child and realize you created one." This is the quote wrapped around the edges of a beautiful piece of art known as a Spiritile, gifted to me for review by the Giving Tree Gallery. I don't normally do full review posts involving just one item, but … Continue reading A Reminder of My Little Miracle from Giving Tree Gallery

Keane Interest: Not Bad Supper, Vision Boards, a GoFundMe and Tights by We Love Colors

This past week I sampled some delicious food from the Not Bad Supper Club, got ready to focus on my future with a Vision Board Party, created a GoFundMe for a new geeky children's book and gave some cool tights by We Love Colors a test run. Not Bad Supper Club by Void Magazine I … Continue reading Keane Interest: Not Bad Supper, Vision Boards, a GoFundMe and Tights by We Love Colors

How to Host a Vision Board Party

After a few months of feeling unfocused and uninspired, I was in desperate need of something to get my mind back on track and help me focus on good things. So my friend Heather and I teamed up to host a Vision Board Party. A vision board is a collage of words and images that … Continue reading How to Host a Vision Board Party

5 Ways Gaming Can Be Good for Kids

My son is four and he's just getting into video games. It's one of the few moments he actually stays still and pays attention to something, so I've been encouraging his interest. Recently, his preschool teacher cautioned me about his video game usage and said “It's not good” for them to get into gaming. I … Continue reading 5 Ways Gaming Can Be Good for Kids

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