On the theme of decorated notebooks. what about a travel journal to give to a travel-loving friend? (something to write notes in, glue in maps before hand, etc) or a prayer/hope/wish journal, recipe (Diy Photo Art)
Creating cubbies for your junk means everything will look tidy even when items wind up out of place. Choose matching bins from an office supply store, or puzzle together bottoms of cereal or pasta boxes to DIY a customized system.
DIY Personalized Candle - kids or grand-kids can make and give as a gift. Kids draw picture on wax paper then wrap it around a white candle and heat with hair dryer until it melts onto the candle. mother's day gift ideas, crafts for kids