Tales of the Traveling Tote, Welcome March

  Welcome to Tales of the Traveling Tote March 2020!         Miss Coquille, Hello Gorgeous, and I have been homebodies this winter         It has been a rainy winter and the beach just wasn’t calling me… Alabama winters are crazy, rainy and cold one day and sunny and mild … Continue reading

Tales of the Traveling Tote, Serendipity

  Welcome to a very special Tales of the Traveling Tote!         Today we are celebrating our 5th anniversary of travels! Our founder, Patti@Pandora’s box emailed us last fall to say that she had been in touch with MacKenzie-Childs, and told them how much love we have for all things MacKenzie-Childs, and … Continue reading

Tales of the Traveling Tote #21, Fabulous Fall

  Happy December!  🎉 Welcome to the Tales of the Traveling Tote #21 My tote, “Miss Coquille” and I have had a fabulous fall           We kicked off September with a 3 generation family reunion at the beach house       I took Miss Coquille with me to visit CCOG … Continue reading

Tablescapes, MacPumpkin Octoberfest

  I have been enjoying  Fanciful Pumpkins so much in my Fall decor         I call them MacPumpkins because they were inspired by MacKenzie-Childs         Time to bring them to the table!         I displayed them “bakery” style, perched on cake stands of different heights   … Continue reading

Tales of the Traveling Tote, Fun in the Sun

  Ahh Summertime!! My fellow MacKenzie-Childs loving Traveling Toters are sharing tales of summer fun today My tote, “Miss Coquille” and & I are spending our summer doing the usual back and forthing between the “city” and the “sea”           In the “city” we have been watching the progress of my … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Pink Roses

        I know I’ve been on a floral kick lately, but I promise I’m working on some landscapes and other stuff I hope to share with you soon         These roses were inspired by a MacKenzie-Childs floral rug       And a large bud painted on the wall … Continue reading

Tales of The Traveling Tote, #19, June

  Welcome June and Tales of the Traveling Tote #19!     The Traveling Tote Group is composed of 11 Mad for MacKenzie-Childs gals who all have the same tote.  Every season we post adventures we’ve had with our totes to share a little part of our worlds and give readers a chance to win … Continue reading

Creations, Chef MacPig

  After discovering I have a sudden passion for pigs         I started a little collection         One pig, a chef, I’ve had for years         He has loyally staffed my kitchen and held anything I asked him too         I decided he … Continue reading

Tablescapes, “MacCarrot”

  Today’s table is sort of an Ode to MacKenzie-Childs         MacKenzie-Childs has always appealed to me because of the creative ways their wonderful things are designed and painted         Their signature black & white check literally goes with anything, even bunnies and Easter eggs!         … Continue reading

Creations, Spring “MacCarrot” Swag

  I have been having a lot of crafty fun lately, inspired by my long time favorite MacKenzie-Childs Last week I shared a tutorial for bunnies and eggs       When a new MacKenzie-Childs catalog arrives, I pour over every page, so many whimsical wonderful things! This 24 Carat Swag caught my eye   … Continue reading

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