There are several paths up the do-it-yourself mountain. Try out the four festive cookie recipes in the cookie swap article. Want to try making your child a toy, or maybe your furry friend their own treat? This issue spotlights DIY recipes and projects as well! If you want a full-fledged crafting adventure, hit the road, and find a local glass-blowing studio, such as Sunspots Studios in Staunton, Virginia. Start a project you can get your hands on!