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hot cocoa cones
Looking for something easy to make and yummy to give this holiday season? Well look no further! These Santa and reindeer hot cocoa cones make perfect gifts for anyone on your list! Who doesn't love a steaming cup of hot cocoa? Or a cute Santa? Or reindeer?? Hot cocoa cones make perfect...
beer giftbasket

Beer gift basket – a creative way to wrap up beer!

Gift baskets are such a perfect way to wrap up multi piece gifts. You put all your pieces in a box or basket, wrap...
gift wrap an album

The best way to gift wrap a photo album!

Photo albums, or photo books, are a wonderfully thoughtful gift for any occasion. They're filled with beautiful memories of children growing up, school life,...
tissue paper cactus

Let’s make a tissue paper garland and festoon!

Let's make a tissue paper garland so we can FESTOON! What is that?? fes·toon /fe'stoon/ (verb) to adorn (a place or thing) with ribbons, garlands or other decorations Now...
best unicorn party

Make dreams come true with your best unicorn party! EVER!

Are you ready to create your best unicorn party? EVER? You might be wondering "where do I start"? Well you've come to the right place! Not...
tissue paper flower

How to make beautiful tissue paper flowers!

I love all things tissue paper! Luckily I get to work with fellow paper addicts in a paper world at Essential Packaging. We often...

Your gifts deserve to sparkle in a luxurious box like this!

We've all been there before... You've spent a lot of time and effort picking out (or making) the perfect gift to give. You want to wrap...
Gift basket tower

How to wrap a gift basket in 8 easy steps!

Have you ever wanted to put together a beautifully wrapped gift basket but just didn't know how to wrap it or where to even...
Anna is Vice President and Director of Marketing at Essential Packaging Inc. For the past 24 years, along with her husband of 25 years, David, she has helped to grow the company from a home based business into a thriving retail and online enterprise. Her love of creative packaging, marketing and small business life has lead her to the wonderful world of blogging. Now she writes on her 2 blogs, A Beautifully Wrapped Life and A Small Business Life. She enjoys kayaking with her son Matt, hikes with her constantly shedding Yellow Lab Soda and her 5 backyard chickens. Connect with her by CLICKING HERE Find out more about Essential Packaging at www.essentialpackaging.com