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Just Like Home Box DIY Gift

Perfect for those away from home, in the military, long distance relationships and more.
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  • Decorative tape
  • Box
  • Marker or paint
  • Paper + pen (or printer)
  • Photos


  • On the box lid, stick decorative tape down the middle.
  • On the left side, paint or use a marker to write the title “Just Like Home Box.”
  • On the right side, paint or use a marker to write the Just Like Home poem (found in this article).
  • Around the sides of the box, run decorative tape.
  • Gather a list of messages and write or print them on small pieces of paper. Fold up and put pieces into box.
  • Fold photos in half and put into box.