I always love to buy ornaments from my travel destinations but this is a must for my beach trips! :) From previous pinner: Take sand off of the beach from the honeymoon or a vacation or important place you want to remember and put it in an ornament.
To do on thanksgiving -The family blessing jar tradition is a precious way to instill gratitude in your children with the simple act of recording blessings throughout the year. Children of all ages will enjoy this memory building exercise.
kraft + red I've done this two Christmases so far. Christmas 2012 was kraft paper with red/white polka dot paper wrapping. Christmas 2009 or 2010 was kraft paper with red/white polka dots and vintage dictionary pages.