8 Things You Shouldn’t Do When You’re Tired

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For me personally this list would be much longer. I don't get enough sleep most nights...which means I'm tired more than I should be. I usually end up working late and then reading until I can't keep my eyes open. I know it's not good for me...but my body just doesn't seem to want to accept that fact.  Even if you're NOT a ... Continue Reading

An Easy and Affordable Filing Cabinet Makeover

File cabinet makeover

Even when they're NEW, traditional metal filing cabinets aren't terribly attractive. But whether they are new or used, they don't have to be boring! We're showing you how to quickly and easily give your boring cabinet a gorgeous new look! I wanted to get more organized with my filing system, but didn’t want to shell out a ton ... Continue Reading

Benefits of Joining a CSA Farm Share

CSA benefits

I recently had the opportunity to visit a local farm in Provo, Utah called La Nay Ferme. They actually had a booth at The Natural Baby Fair that I hosted last year but I had never had a chance to go up to the farm! It was the first time I've been to a working vegetable farm and it was such a neat experience to see how everything ... Continue Reading

Natural Remedies for Car Sickness

Natural Remedies for Car Sickness

I've gotten car sick for as long as I can remember! When I was younger it tended to only happen if I was in the back seat of the car or reading a book. Now it seems to happen all the time! It doesn't help that I live in a small town and have to drive through a canyon on a winding road to get to any major shopping. I've really ... Continue Reading

11 Simple Self-Defense Tips That Could Save Your Life

Self defense

Hopefully, no one ever ends up needing these tips, but when it comes to self defense, I'd rather be prepared than not! Self-defense is something that everyone (male or female) should know. It’s easy to walk around and think nothing will ever happen to you, but the sad reality is that things do happen. You can easily be caught ... Continue Reading

14 Handy Ways to Use Baby Oil Around The House

14 Ways to Use Baby Oil

I don't have any babies in the house anymore, but I always have a bottle of baby oil! I usually choose coconut oil in my DIY beauty products, but there are lots of ways to use this cheaper oil all over the home. (You can also get organic baby oil at many sources, including Amazon.) Check out a few of my favorite ... Continue Reading

Dress Up Your Front Door With a Festive Fall Wreath

Fall Wreath

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 September 30, ... Continue Reading