"Origami Garbage Bin" - includes animation (and a diagram) to show you how to fold this. Although it's called a garbage bin, it will make great seed-starting pots since you can place the entire thing in the ground and the newspaper will quickly decompose.
I like this idea! Start the year w/an empty jar & fill it with notes about good things that happen. Then on New Years Eve, empty it & see what awesome stuff happened that year. Good way to keep things in perspective. Try for first year of marriage