Creations, Little Red Truck MacKenzie-Childs Makeover

  I have a passion for MacKenzie-Childs and all things black and white *Sigh* Last week they held their annual mid Summer Barn Sale, with tons of pretties deeply discounted~ This year I was actually able to go because it was online!         Even though I filled my cart several times, checking … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Table for One with handpainted fun

  I’m setting a table for one today         I have some new plates that wanted to come out and play         I recently caved during an MKC sale         Next thing I knew Taylor Kings Corners plates came in the mail         … Continue reading

Creations, Beachy Bird Houses

  Are you in the mood for a craft or project?     Let us inspire you! Now that we can’t run to the Dollar Store or Hobby Lobby, take a close look around your house… You are bound to find some things to transform!         I’ve had these sweet painted birdhouses … Continue reading

Tablescapes, Easter Peeps!

  Welcome to Easter Tablescape hop hosted by Celebrate and Decorate This is sure to provide you distraction, happy thoughts, and smiles!         A little over 2 weeks ago, when the world was a normal place, I went to Trader Joe’s to get spring flowers to use on my table I was … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Happy Dots Glassware

    Let’s paint some happy polka dots today         These glasses were inspired by a recent purchase from MacKenzie-Childs         The minute I saw this Dotty Cake Plate I was in love… I decided to paint some glasses inspired by the colorful polka dots on the cake stand … Continue reading

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

Fearless Friday, Fanciful Pumpkins

  Have you seen the new fall MacKenzie-Childs pumpkins? Aren’t they fun??         Let’s make some of our own!         Step 1: Plan! I made a couple of photo reference pages to refer to while painting For the orange pumpkin I decided on white hydrangeas and pink roses This … Continue reading

Tales of The Traveling Tote #20, Come September

  Welcome to another adventure of the Traveling Totes Before we get started please keep in mind all those in Florida and the Southeast that are being impacted by Hurricane Dorian…my family is sending many prayers as we appear to be out of harm’s way this time, but have been in the path far too … Continue reading

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