Adding memories throughout the year and then reading them on New Year's Eve.

I LOVE THIS IDEA! Throughout the year, write down memories that make you smile. On New Year's Eve, open it up and reread all of the good stuff that made the year wonderful! Love this idea! Really love this idea.a jar full of memories.

A great way to keep cards that are meaningful to you... I desperately need to do this!

DIY We Love: Wedding Card Mini-Album

Such a great idea. Make a book with all your wedding cards - def doing this! (I'm also going to do this with baby shower cards, birthday cards, etc.

Anniversary/Birthday Card Idea: one mini envelope for each year with favorite memory from that year

I Love You - Tiny Envelopes Card with Custom Messages. Anniversary Card Idea: one mini envelope for each year together to write a favorite memory from that year

Baby hospital hats preserved in a shadow box.... hopefully some day ;)

Baby hospital hats in a keepsake shadow box.I really should do this! Much better idea than leaving my now 18 yr. old son's newborn hat in storage box!

Frame a favorite teddy. | 26 Incredibly Meaningful Gifts You Can Give Your Kids

26 Incredibly Meaningful Gifts You Can Give Your Kids

Put an old stuffed animal in a frame—What a fun way to preserve a childhood favorite! Site is in Portuguese, but it shows some cute ideas for shadow boxes and pictures using stuffed animals.

Advent / Lent wreath --- love this idea

Cradle to the Cross wreath: a wreath for advent (Mary on days) and for Lent (Jesus carrying days)

Great way to capture the year in a nutshell  :)

like this idea Christmas cards, birthday cards, wedding cards etc. mini album -So doing this. I dont have the heart to throw these things away, but never know what to do with them! Good idea for our birthday/wedding cards, too.

Display the keepsakes

baby's going home outfit in shadow box. all 3 of my boys wore the same outfit home, would be so sweet in a box with their photos!

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