Once in a while, it’s nice to just “zone out” and do a little DIY project. If that DIY project can actually be put to good use, well, even better! If you’re on Pinterest, I’m sure you’ve seen painted stones before; it’s a trend that’s taking the creatively-inclined by storm. At first, I reacted to the concept with a “But … why?” And yet, after months and months of painted stones popping up in my feed, I found myself giving in, painting rocks, and liking it. A lot. Furthermore, I came up with a few practical uses, which I will enumerate at the end of this blog post.