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

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

Tales of the Traveling Tote, Summer Travels

Welcome to another Tale of the Traveling Tote! Everything has been a challenge these past months, Most of us did very little, if any, traveling… When things began to close down in mid March, Miss Coquille, Hello Gorgeous, and I headed south I never dreamed we would end up staying for almost 5 months in … Continue reading

Tales of the Traveling Tote, Staying Home

  Happy June! I normally don’t post on Mondays, but this is a special occasion… Time for the June Tales of the Traveling Tote!         Wow, has our world has changed since our March 1 post! I will always remember the beginning of the incredible changes to our lives by what I … Continue reading

Tales of the Traveling Tote, Giveaway Winner!

  We have a winner!         First I want to personally thank all of you that read, enjoy and comment on our Tales of the Traveling Tote posts We love sharing our sisterhood adventures and doing quarterly MacKenzie-Childs giveaways!       A quick update for those of you who have been … 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