Genius Crafty Ideas- jars as easy picture frame maybe also flowers /pic frame flower vase. Or use pens & put on desk & put fun color napkin (theme of room, etc) in bottom for pen marks from dirtying jar bottom
NEW YEAR'S IDEA: Start the year with an empty jar and fill it with notes about good things that happen. Then, on New Year's Eve, empty it and see what awesome stuff happened that year. I think it'll be a good way for me to keep stuff in perspective.