Tag Archives: packing tips

1,000 suitcases and how to identify yours

Whether traveling alone or with your family this winter, you will probably end up waiting and standing with a crowd of people around the baggage carousel at the airport. Trying to find your bag amongst a sea of mostly black bags can be frustrating. It can also cause undue anxiety as you see other people picking up bags […]

Moving can be easy and eco-friendly!

Moving is something many people dread.  The packing, the unpacking, and all the boxes can be overwhelming quickly! To avoid a frustrating moving experience, here are a few tips to make it a little easier, on both you and the environment: Purge before you pack – have 3 bins labeled as Trash, Donate, and Sell.  Make sure […]

Elizabeth’s Favorite Things – Pack-it-Flat Toiletry Kit

With all the restrictions these days on how many items you can carry on the plane and how much you can pack in your bag, this eBags® toiletry kit will help save precious space in your luggage. The main feature is its slim fit – only 2 1/4″ thick so you can easily throw it on […]

Packing Light

Are you headed out of town for this holiday weekend? If so, the better question is: Have you packed yet?  If not, here is one of my favorite packing tips: Roll your clothes instead of folding them when you pack your suitcase.  Rolling will help reduce the number of wrinkles you have on your clothes when you arrive […]

Frantic Unpacking at the Airport

  Have you ever been in the security line at the airport behind someone that is frantically unpacking their luggage trying to find and pull out all their liquid items at the last minute.  Well, yesterday, I was at the airport and saw this happen right in front of me.  Not only was the person in […]