The Health & Beauty Benefits of Dry Brushing Your Skin

Dry brushing

It's been awhile since I've been excited about trying out a new health and beauty tip, but as soon as I heard about "dry brushing" I just knew there had to be something to it! Luckily Kaitlyn decided to look into it too and gives us the scoop on this great new technique to jump-start your beauty routine! Kaitlyn ... Continue Reading

Easy Tomato & Basil Blender Soup + A Blendtec Giveaway

tomato basil soup

The tomatoes have already come and gone around these parts, but fortunately you don't need garden fresh tomatoes to make this delicious, nutritious, and super easy blender soup! Britta writes......... Just a couple of weeks ago, I was up to my eyeballs in tomatoes from my garden, and I was starting to panic. I really ... Continue Reading

Reusing Essential Oil Bottles

Reusing EO Bottles

Over the years I have gone through a lot of essential oil bottles. Even when they're empty, I can hardly stand the thought of getting rid of them because I don't want to waste one precious drop! Apparently some of you feel the same way because I have had a lot of people asking what they can do with their empties. I decided to ... Continue Reading

Things You Can ( & Can’t ) Make In Your Waffle Iron

Waffle Iron Cooking

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! Please pull up a chair, sit back, and enjoy an "oldie but goodie" from the One Good Thing By Jillee archives. ----Originally posted on June 11, ... Continue Reading

Fizzy “Toilet Freshener Bombs”

Fizzy toilet bombs

Today’s post delves into a serious issue plaguing our homes - keeping the toilet fresh between cleanings. ;-) I’ve posted in the past about cleaning solutions and methods for a thorough cleaning of our toilets (which you can read about here), but what about when you have company coming over on short notice and you don’t have ... Continue Reading

Trunk-or-Treat! Tailgating . . . Halloween Style!

Trunk or Treat

If you happen to drive by a parking lot on Halloween and see a bunch of cars dressed up in costumes along with the trick-or-treaters, you may have just witnessed a "truck-or-treating" in progress. Not sure what trunk-or-treating is? It basically brings Halloween from the uncertain streets to the safety of church and school ... Continue Reading