I like this idea. Start the year with an empty jar and fill it with notes about good things that happen. Then, on New Years Eve, empty it and see what awesome stuff happened that year. Good way to keep things in perspective.
Crystal Family Photo Pendant Ornaments tutorial ~ Just imagine an entire tree trimmed with these nostalgic baubles! Commemorate a wedding, baby's first year, or pay homage to generations past. Whether shimmering from evergreen branches, or wrapped up in a gift, these ornaments are sure to sparkle with meaning for all that behold them.
Make coasters with white tiles. Sharpie markers and then drips of alcohol to create mix and blur. Seal with light spray of acrylic spray several coats. Dry completely then coat with high gloss urethane spray. Use felt glued on back to protect tables.