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

New Year's Memory Jar-even I can do this: throughout the year, write down and date a memory that makes you smile. On New Year's Eve, open and re-read what made the year wonderful! Want to make this an annual family tradition.

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Write a letter to your child or grandchild each year and include money for grad gift. I like this idea of writing a letter, and even adding money, but I think it'd be better to go longer than a grad gift. Wedding, first home, first child?


Great idea for traveling or road trips. Get a big map of the US, and take a picture when you visit a new state. Cut the picture out in the shape of the state, and glue to the map! I'm definitely doing this!

Label money jars to teach kids about giving, saving and spending money.  You can add toithe to give jar.  Decorate jars to make it fun for kids! #savemoney #budget101

Teaching Kids To Manage Money Early - A Must-Have Life Skill

Love these money saver jars to teach kids about giving/saving/spending. We actually use 4 jars. One to collect the money as we get it, then the 3 that we sort it into when we count it.

you put in a whole bunch of fun things to do in the summer and do one everyday

Have bridal shower guests write a date night idea on a stick or use it as a guest book. Each guest write on a Popsicle stick and put it in a decorated jar.

What a freakin cool idea for a New Years Eve party... using dollar store clocks !!

New Year’s Eve table setting idea with dollar store clocks. I like this alot! New Year’s Eve table setting idea with dollar store clocks. I like this alot!

“Good things jar” - Begin het schooljaar met een grote lege pot. Vul deze pot gedurende het schooljaar met allemaal goede/leuke dingen die er gebeuren in de klas. Aan het einde van het schooljaar bekijk je samen met de kinderen alle leuke herinneringen van het schooljaar. …

Great New Year's 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.

20 QUESTIONS to ask kids every year on their birthdays

What is your favorite color? What is your favorite toy? What is your favorite fruit? What is your favorite tv show? What is your favorite thing to eat for lunch? What is your favorite outfit? What is your favorite game? What is your favorite snack?


Another fun way to make fairy lights: paint little dots inside a jar with glow-in-the-dark paint. These glow jar crafts for kids can be done in so many creative ways. Find the one that works for you!