Why You Should Send Christmas Cards / Here at The Anastasia Co. we firmly believe that it’s important to spread Christmas cheer with some good old fashioned snail-mail cards. And if you’re wondering, the prime time to send your cards is after Thanksgiving, aiming for them to arrive the second week of December. / theanastasiaco.com

We firmly believe that it’s important to spread Christmas cheer with some good old fashioned snail-mail cards. Here are 7 reasons why it’s important to keep the tradition of sending Christmas cards alive! The prime time to send your cards is after Thanksgiving, aiming for them to arrive the second week of December.

November 16, 2018

One of the easiest ways to give yourself a break is to remember you don't have to do it all. While handmade foods are important, not every element of your meal needs to be handmade. Instead of worrying about what to make, eliminate stress by purchasing a variety of easy and flavorful snacks for your guests. Grab a few different cheeses, meats, fruits, and nuts to create a snack board in less than five minutes. This will free up your time to make an excellent main dish or focus on other party details! / Wine Party / Ideas for Christmas Party / theanastasiaco.com @theanastasiaco

The holidays are a time for togetherness. Add intentionality to the Christmas season by hosting a holiday party! Welcoming family and friends into your home is a beautiful way to love and serve the people you care about. Here is a mulled wine recipe and a few tips to make your gathering memorable and relaxed.

5 Holiday Hosting Tips + A Mulled Wine Recipe

November 13, 2018

Free Printable Christmas Gift Tags / Free Holiday Gift Tags / theanastasiaco.com

Simple details are key when wrapping a beautiful gift. Download these free printable christmas gift tags to add a thoughtful touch to your packages.

November 15, 2017

This DIY rustic Advent calendar is all about spending time with family in an intentional way. Rather than opening a gift, each day brings a new activity and memory to share together.

DIY Rustic Advent Calendar

December 10, 2016

Cranberry Citrus Cocktail recipe with rosemary garnish

Enjoying an afternoon of card decorating and cocktail making was the perfect way to spend time with friends before the holidays. Read on for the Cranberry Citrus Cocktail recipe and grab a free download for your cards and gift tags.

December 19, 2014

This year I am inspired by simplicity and the small, beautiful details of the winter season. Although Nebraska winters consist of bitter cold temps, there is something peaceful about fresh fallen snow, bare trees, and the smell of pine. I wanted to share this collection of images that captures the beauty of this time of year […]

The Spirit of the Season: Peaceful Winter

December 24, 2013

These DIY glitter ornaments are a super simple way to add a pop of ‘merry and bright’ glitz to your holiday decor. Easy to make, these floating pretties are sure to give an elegant sparkle.

December 23, 2013

I absolutely love (okay, I’m obsessed with) the simple, natural beauty of kraft paper. Read on for inspiration on how to create pretty packages with a few easy materials.

A Kraft Christmas

December 19, 2013

Whether you’re short on space or just looking to switch it up and try something creative, these Christmas trees are sure to inspire!

December 5, 2013

Chocolatini

I love having a go-to drink to serve to guests around the holidays. This Chocolatini recipe is always a favorite – it’s simple, quick, and extremely delicious!

The Perfect Chocolatini

November 26, 2013