It's not too late to make this DIY calendar because you don't have to get rid of it after 2009. You take the photos, you arrange them, and rearrange them. Not only do you wind up with a one of a kind, good looking, and functional calendar, but making it would be a great project with a budding photographer. Just take your camera with you everywhere you go for a while and keep your eyes open for numbers (for the dates) and letters. (for the days of the week)
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