Snowy Mason Jar Luminaries

Just love these Mason Jar Luminaries. As I see, you’ll need mason jars, greenery, silver glitter, a paint brush, hot glue, and tea lights. Oh, by the way, you can use these decorated jars not only for keeping luminaries but also for saving money. Yes, like a piggy bank.

Snowy Mason Jar Luminaries

Handmade Photo Coasters

Gather supplies for DIY photo coasters: glue, felt, scissors, paper cutter, small foam paint brush, and clear acrylic sealer. I did this on a small budget, without any extra money. And if it’s a gift for Christmas, look for some wrapping ideas for photo coasters.

Photo Coasters

DIY Paper Pumpkin Lanterns

DIY Paper Pumpkin Lanterns perfect for Halloween decorations and easy to make for kids. All you need is colored paper and glue. Maybe you should follow the instructions for making pumpkin lanterns.

DIY Paper Pumpkin Lanterns

Great coat rack created with scrap wood paint and hardware

Great coat rack created with scrap wood paint and hardware

Great coat rack created with scrap wood paint and hardware

An Old Southern Trick

If you want your house to smell heavenly boil some orange peels with a 12 teaspoon of cinnamon on medium heat – an old southern trick.

cinamon and orange

Under the table hammock

someday i’ll be the cool mom who shows her kids how to make one of these. 🙂 Under the table hammock

Under the table hammock

Start on January 1st with an empty jar.

Start on January 1st with an empty jar. Throughout the year write the good things that happened to you on little pieces of paper. On December 31st, open the jar and read all the amazing things that happened to you that year.

good things that happened to you on little pieces of paper.