Tales of the Traveling Tote, Hello September!

Hello, and Happy September! September 1 means it’s time for another segment of Tales of the Traveling Tote and a giveaway! We are 10 ladies who have a passion for MacKenzie-Childs and all have the same Courtly Check tote Every 3 months we share where our totes have been and give away an item from … Continue reading

Creations, Wild Leopard Bottle

MacKenzie-Childs launched a new design recently, Leopard These ceramic pieces are painted with a leopard pattern mixed with stripes, checks, and dots I must admit that I am not wild about this new line… but I decided to play around with my own version of it~ I save unique bottles for crafting and chose this … Continue reading

Tales of the Traveling Tote, Goodbye Spring and Hello Summer!

Happy June! The calendar says June 1 which means it’s time for another Tale of the Traveling Tote I belong to a group of MacKenzie-Childs loving ladies that all have the same Courtly Check tote bag Every 3 months we share our latest travels and adventures and have a giveaway You can read how it … Continue reading

Tales of the Traveling Tote, Winter Days

Happy March! Time for Tales of the Traveling Tote, our quarterly stories of our recent adventures with our favorite MacKenzie-Childs tote bags This feels frivolous with what’s going on in the world but I have learned that it is important to retain a sense of normalcy in times of crisis and I pray that peace … Continue reading

Tales of the Traveling Tote December!

Happy December! It’s time for another Tale of the Traveling Tote! My traveling tote tribe and I all have the same large Courtly Check MacKenzie-Childs tote We share our tote travels and adventures quarterly and celebrate with a giveaway from MacKenzie-Childs Our totes all have names, and my tote, Miss Coquille {French for seashell} is … Continue reading

Tales of the Traveling Tote September

This has been a challenging week, watching the devastation from Hurricane Ida and praying we don’t have damage on the Alabama Gulf Coast- the storm was just a wind and rain event for both of my homes and we are grateful Thank you for your thoughts and prayers… It’s September 1, Time for another Tale … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Summer Whimsey

What says summer better than flowers, bright colors and polka dots! I couldn’t wait to set a summer fun table with my fancy tulip pot! It’s actually called a tulipiere I’ve been having a lot of fun placing it here and there Today it’s sitting atop a Courtly Check ruffled cake stand Doesn’t it look … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Copycat Fergal the Frog

As many of you know I have a passion for MacKenzie-Childs I love their basic black and white Courtly Check, the way they mix patterns, the color combinations and the sheer whimsey of their pieces Fergal the frog has tempted me on many occasions I have drawn him And today I’m going to show you … Continue reading

Tales of the Traveling Tote, Fall Frolics and Hurricane Headaches

Welcome to the December edition of Tales of the Traveling Tote! This MacKenzie-Childs loving tribe shares the adventures we’ve had with our Courtly Check totes every 3 months and we celebrate with a giveaway! It is hard to imagine a mere 3 months ago, Sept 1 2020, Miss Coquille, Hello Gorgeous and I were getting … Continue reading

Creations, Trick or Treaters

Are you ready for a little pre Halloween fun? Our monthly Creative Craft blog hop is full of Fall and Halloween crafts and ideas to share and inspire! Thank you Andrea of Design Morsels for hosting this great hop If you’re here from Debbee’s Buzz I know you’ve already had some Halloween fun! I know … Continue reading