Easy DIY Nail Art . . . No Pricey Tools Required

diy nail art

I am typing with one finger today because I had hand surgery on both hands yesterday. So, out of necessity, I will be brief. :-)  Kaitlyn is on deck today with some fun and easy DIY Nail Art ideas that I can't wait to try when my fingers are functional again. :-) Kaitlyn writes: I’ve never really been a nail art kind of ... Continue Reading

25 Do’s and Don’ts For Coping With Spring Allergies!

Combating Allergies

I consider it one of my major blessings in life that I am not one of those who suffer from the misery of seasonal allergies!  But, unfortunately, my daughter Britta and daughter-in-law Kaitlyn DO! Bless their hearts! Since it's beginning to be "that time of year" where we live, dealing with seasonal allergy symptoms has been a ... Continue Reading

Take The 10,000 Step Challenge With Me!

10K Steps Challenge

This time last year I decided to lose some weight in anticipation of my daughter's wedding in August. I actually was successful in losing about 20 pounds and have managed to keep most of it off...something I'm very happy about. Recently, I have been thinking about losing that "last 20", but more importantly, improving my overall ... Continue Reading

My Mom’s Amazing English Muffin Toasting Bread!

English Muffin Bread

WELCOME to "Save My Sanity Saturday" at One Good Thing By Jillee....where I attempt to avoid having a nervous breakdown by actually giving myself a day off from blogging once a week! So pull up a chair and sit back and enjoy an "oldie but goodie" from the One Good Thing By Jillee archives. --Originally posted February 13, ... Continue Reading

How To Make Coconut Milk Ice Cream {Without An Ice Cream Maker}

Coconut Milk Ice Cream

I love when I discover new ways to do things! I think that's one of the reasons I love blogging so much! I get to constantly indulge my insatiable curiosity by trying out cools ideas that strike my fancy (and hopefully yours too!) How cool is that?? That's exactly what happened when I came across this idea for making ice ... Continue Reading

Clean & Deodorize Your Refrigerator Naturally

refrigerator cleaner

I have to admit, today's post wasn't supposed to be about a homemade cleaner at all. But, as is often the case with me, I got distracted by something and plans changed. :-) It's not really my fault though (never mind, it totally is!) The nice people at MasonJars.com sent me several different caps for mason jars to try and I was ... Continue Reading

A Fun Spring Craft – Easy Hipster Easter Eggs

Hipster Easter Eggs

Funny thing about this week.....I was actually supposed to be in Plano, Texas today! I am doing something with JCPenney (don't tell anyone...it's a secret!) and apparently that's where their headquarters is! Who knew!? :-)  Anyway, the trip had to be rescheduled for later this spring, but since I'd already lined up this adorable ... Continue Reading