Author Archives: Tanya

Easiest DIY Project Ever!

Happy Monday!  Today is a really happy Monday here in Nova Scotia.  It is the first official day of our March BreakView full post »

Pioneer Woman’s Mom’s Muffins

I should have known they would be good.  Have you ever made anything of hers that hasn’t been good?  I haven&#View full post »

Pom Pom Wreath

Several days ago I posted this picture on our Take Six FB page. I asked if anyone could hazard a guess at what I wasView full post »

Lemon Poppy Seed Muffins (Wheat free)

My daughter, Sarah found this muffin recipe on Elana’s Pantry and recommended them to me.  So glad she did.  View full post »

Leftover Roast Chicken Soup with Roasted Vegetables

 Hi everyone…It’s Gwyneth visiting today…I’m excited to be sharing a soup recipe that IView full post »

The First Cookbook Leaves the Nest

Old Man Winter is rearing his head this year in Nova Scotia.  Compared to our very mild winter last year, we are havingView full post »

Lamp Makeover

Sometimes it is so hard to see beyond what is right in front of us.  Last year, when Zellers was closing, I took a walkView full post »

White Christmas

This year,  in my little corner of the world, we had a white Christmas.  It’s been a few years.  So I thoughtView full post »

Christmas Mantel 2013

My dear friends..can you believe it is Christmas Eve? I hope you are all ready!  I’m popping on today to wishView full post »

Two Quick & Easy Christmas Decorations

Isn’t this the sweetest little simple decoration? This is a cute idea that I saw right at the end of lastView full post »

Bath Bombs!

Last Christmas I made yummy “Molded Peppermint Bark” in my snowflake mold.  I was thrilled to find thisView full post »

Christmas @ Halifax Seaport Farmers Market

Frequently on a Saturday morning, you will find hubby and I strolling the isles at our local Farmers Market.  This yearView full post »

Warm Drinks Basket

I wasn’t quite sure what to call this basket.   It’s a Christmas, thank you, warm drinks basket.  I amView full post »

Christmas Baking ~ Chewy Molasses Crinkles

It’s a chilly morning here, but with a fire in the fireplace, and Chewy Molasses Crinkles coming out of the oven,View full post »

December Tabletop

It seems that no matter what semblance of disarray my house is in, if the living room mantel and dining room table lookView full post »

Tables from Christmas Past

It’s time!! If you are anything like me, you have been feverishly pinning. Gorgeous front entries, mantelsView full post »

November 23 – National Adoption Day

“Every good and perfect gift is from above, coming down from the Father of the heavenly lights, who does notView full post »

“New to me” Nativity Scene

Nativity scenes have always been special to me.  The first few years of our marriage, my husband bought me pieces ofView full post »

Service Project: Cookie Bombs!

Recently, my church Bible study group was involved in a service project in our community. We brought in cookies.  View full post »

Coconut Flour Pumpkin Muffins

It’s that pumpkin time of year!  These are absolutely delicious muffins that I made this week.  So yummy onView full post »

Wonderful Women of Odessa…

I recently had the awesome privilege of traveling to Odessa, Ukraine. It was my very first trip to Europe. One prayerView full post »

Fall Mantel

Thanksgiving is all over for us in Canada, but I enjoy my fall decor until about mid November when I begin to…wellView full post »

Last Roses of Summer

Last week there was a possibility of frost in my area. I notice a few persistent beautiful blooms on my climbingView full post »

Wooden Box

Last year, my father-in-law had some work done on the barn at the farm he grew up on.  One section was completely tornView full post »