Let It Snow With Dollar-Store Holiday Dioramas: Head to the dollar store and pick up a collection of wine glasses, a box of sugar, and a few kitschy holiday figurines — or even plastic ornaments — for making these easy holiday dioramas.
Whether or not an empty wine bottle is transparent, it can make a great bottle light! Mark where you want the holes to be with some masking tape, drill, rinse the bottle, then stuff Christmas lights through the holes you drilled. (via Wit and Whistle)
Giant's Causeway is an area of about interlocking basalt columns, the result of an ancient volcanic eruption. Located in Northern Ireland, the tops of the columns form stepping stones that lead from the cliff foot and disappear under the sea.