Happy new year! 2018 has come and gone and we’ve rung in the new year with all the excitement known to mankind. Sort of. Although we’re sad to see the time fly by so quickly, we’re excited about the prospect of a new beginning! Everyone loves a good starting point and we’ve got the biggest one right at our finger tips. Various New Years Resolutions are currently being tackled all around the country and new goals are being set as we speak. How exciting?!? Many folks love the idea of getting more productive in the new year to get shit done and reach their goals. Who wouldn’t want that? Here at Postable, we’re big fans of productivity and making tasks that were once tiresome, tedious and time consuming — easy as sending an email. Of course, we’re talking about sending really nice snail mail. Our interest in all things efficiency got us to thinking — what other ways can we be more productive? Everyone knows writing to do lists is a must if you’re hoping to accomplish things, but what else can we do to help get shit done? As it so happens, there are several simple productivity hacks we can all incorporate into our new year that will help us accomplish all our goals for 2019.
Take a look at these ten (with five bonus) productivity hacks and let us know how it goes! Continue reading
It seems like we were just hanging out beach side, soaking up the summer sun, but January 2019 is no doubt already knocking at our door. Time flies when you’re having fun, right?! Even though it seems like 2018 has barely just made it’s way into our lives, it’s time yet again to wish our friends and family a happy new year! New years cards are a great way to send your friends and family your love and best wishes for all that’s to come. Kick start 2019 with new years cards. Whether you’re hoping to reconnect more with the ones you care about this new year or simply wish to send your love, a little new year snail mail will no doubt brighten their day (and year)! Continue reading
New Year’s eve will be here before you know it — are you ready for the biggest celebration of the year? If you’re anything like us, you must be excited about the prospect of bringing in the new year surrounded by friends and family and lots of bubbly. New Years Eve parties are the best. But this year is different. This year you’re looking to take it up a couple of notches by hosting the big event yourself. And while living up to big new years eve expectations is a tall order — you’re more than willing (and able) to serve it! Continue reading
With Christmas just around the corner, you’ve likely made a significant dent in your holiday shopping list. And as you shop and move down your list we thought it’s rather likely you’ll come across a person or two whose taste tends to sway on the artistic side. The creative type in your family or amongst your friends. Perhaps that person is you! And perhaps you’re in the market to gift yourself a little something special this season. No judgement here. Whoever you’re shopping for we’ve got just the list of beautiful gifts.
The amazing artists that make up Postable’s entire card collection also happen to create things like notepads and pillows and purses. All the things. And what better present to gift the creative types on your list than something created by the artsiest folks of them all? We love these items and think they’d make for some great art inspired Christmas gift ideas. Continue reading
With the holiday season in full swing chances are, your mail box has been bursting at the seams. And it doesn’t appear to be slimming any time soon. All of your friends, family and just about everyone in your local community have been sending you all of their love with the most spectacular Christmas greetings. And as much as you adore receiving all the love, the pile of cards has been slowly collecting dust. With more on the way — Christmas is still weeks in the future — it feels like the right time to start thinking up ways to get those cards out from under a pile. Display them in a way that reminds your family (and any guests) just how loved you all are. Sound about right? Hanging your Christmas cards above the fireplace or using them as Christmas tree ornaments are lovely options. But perhaps you’re wanting something a little out of the box this year. While you’re gathering some ideas, we thought we’d help.
Christmas is right around the corner and we’d just like to get a hip hip hooray! We’re excited — can you tell? You’ve probably already been listening to Christmas music and crossing your Christmas shopping list off — one by one. Now it’s time to mail out your Christmas cards! The best part of the holidays, if you ask us. Luckily you don’t have to spend a million hours writing out addresses, stuffing envelopes or waiting at the post office for stamps. Postable will do all of the leg work for you while you sit back and take care of the fun stuff — like choosing this year’s Christmas card.
So, who to send Christmas cards to?
Perhaps you’re updating your Christmas card list this year and not sure who to include. Well, we got you covered. Continue reading
Christmas is coming! Prepare yourself for the cards to start pouring in soon enough. And if you haven’t been keeping up with the family on Instagram — you’re about to be up with the times. Many of your family and friends will likely be sending your Christmas cards showcasing their lovely faces. Some may choose to put a photo of their kids and new borns and while still others will showcase their newest puppies (and we’re so not sorry about that). And while these cards will be as delightful as any — you’d prefer something that requires a little less photo editing. Didn’t take any family photos this year? Or perhaps you’re just not interested in sharing it with the world. Or better yet, there are specific people on your Christmas cards list that you’d rather just send a card without showcasing your family’s photo. Maybe you’d just like a Christmas card with a classic scene. Whatever your reasoning to forego the photo Christmas cards this year and opt for one without photos — we’ve got quite the list for you.
The first week of November has graced us with it’s glorious fall-esque presence. Along with the yet chillier weather and warmer sweaters, signs of the upcoming holidays are all around us. The Christmas tunes playing in just about every public space and store, holiday sales and seemingly endless baked goodies are everywhere. The most joyous time of year is almost here! And while you’re likely still trying to prepare for Thanksgiving, there’s no denying the holiday spirit. The best thing about the holidays is no doubt spending quality time with our friends and families. Unfortunately not everyone is quite as lucky. There are families that will have to spend their holidays in hospitals with their little ones. And so, while you think about who to send your Christmas cards to this year — consider mailing a card (or a bunch of cards) to hospitalized kids. A little gesture like this can go a long way to bringing a little bit of warmth to someone who could really use it.
Say hello to November! The month of all the fall goodies. Everything from pumpkin pie to roasted turkeys will be making appearances all month. And while it’s just the precursor to the bigger — even more festive — event that is the holiday season; November is no slacker. Thanksgiving pretty much makes November what it is. Even though the big day is close to the end of the glorious month, everyone is likely already in the thankful mood. Not to mention hungry. Hungry for mashed potatoes, pecan pie and all the stuffing one can eat. Yum… What were we talking about?
Another month has come and gone and a whole new set of giggle-worthy links are ready for your viewing. Giggle at your own risk. Continue reading