1. DIY Star Ornament from Upon A Fold

2. Paper Snowflake Ornaments from Home Life

3. DIY Paper Wheels from Ruffled

4. Holiday Cards Ornaments from Martha Stewart

5. Geometric Ornaments from Scandinavian Decko


These would be fairly easy to make all you would need is some of those styrafoam shaped trees from the two dollar shop and some wooen yarn.

To make this pom pom string you would need to spend a fair amount of time making pom poms and then just thread a peice of string through all of them and wola! done.

Learn to forgive. – Harboring feelings of hatred is horrible for your well-being. You see, your mind doesn’t know the difference between past and present emotion. When you ‘hate’ someone, and you’re continuously thinking about it, those negative emotions are eating away at your immune system. You put yourself in a state of suckerism (technical term) and it stays with you throughout your day.

Develop strategies for coping. – How you respond to the ‘craptastic’ moments is what shapes your character. Sometimes crap happens – it’s inevitable. Forrest Gump knows the deal. It can be hard to come up with creative solutions in the moment when manure is making its way up toward the fan. It helps to have healthy strategies for coping pre-rehearsed, on-call, and in your arsenal at your disposal.

Click on the above image for coping strategies.

I have a thing about maps and I also love travel. These are all really cool DIY ideas. The thing is that I only want one of them but can’t decide witch.

See previous post Painted Floors.

I want a book table. To make you own all you need is a window frame and loads of books.