The DIY community online is filled with a whole lot of creativity, endless inspiration, more swoonworthy stills than you can Pin and sparkles at every turn/click. If we could assemble an IRL dream brunch (complete with a DIY mimosa bar, natch) of makers from across the web and around the world, a very special seat at our no doubt well-decorated table would be reserved for Lauren Riihimaki aka LaurDIY aka the Professional Glitter Lover. This DSLR-toting DIY Queen delights her 1.3 MILLION YouTube subscribers (!) each week with a look into her life and a project (or five) to get them inspired.

Usually fans have to wait until Sunday for a new episode on Lauren’s YouTube channel, but she’s #blessing all of us today with a first look at this week’s brand-new video. She’s got not one, not two — but FIVE DIYs that tackle the times you just can’t even. In an especially intimate chat, (seriously, could we love this gal anymore?) Lauren opens up and shares some projects she does to get her through tough times. These will remind you to breathe, save you from a stressful sitch and let you know 24/7 that, hey girl — you got this. The power of making, folks. Check it out below:

Are you lovin’ Lauren like we are? Have a favorite YouTube video of hers? What end of the week DIYs do you need in your life? Share below!