Author Archives: Tanya

Gwyneth’s Sweet & Sour Meatballs

The calendar page has turned to October. At this time of year I find myself reaching for some comfort food as the daysView full post »

The girls. Chocolate cake. Lia Sophia.

The girls came over recently. We tried on beautiful jewelry. Grabbed a cold drink. Tried on more beautiful jewelry.View full post »

Introducing a new Take Six Contributor and Pumpkin Bars – Grain Free

We are really excited to introduce a new contributor here at Take Six.   Our friend, Gwyneth, and her family haveView full post »

“New” Fall Wreath

~Welcome Fall~ Hubby painted the front door black this summer.  We’ve only lived here 10 years, so that’sView full post »

Takin’ Charge

Isn’t spray paint the best thing since sliced bread? Honestly, what did DIYers do before spray paint?   What I&#View full post »

Crock Pot Chicken and Salsa

There has been a distinct cooler air since “Leslie” blew past.  The children are all back in school, andView full post »

Homemade Salsa

Once I realized that all 24 of our tomato plants had not only survived the hot dry summer, but were bearing MUCH fruit,View full post »

Vegetable Garden Update

Everyone has those times in gardening when you wondered, “What was I thinking”?  I had that thought oneView full post »

Spice it up ~ Organizing your spice drawer!

I get such a rush from organizing things. I love uniformity and organization. I should qualify this by saying, you wouldView full post »

Shutters, Bumble Bees & 5 Tips

As in most parts of the country, we are having a warmer and dryer summer than usual.  The lawns are brown, and theView full post »

This Week In The Garden

We are on vacation this week and just came home from a few days in the country.  Since that is where our vegetableView full post »

Sugar Free Oatmeal Cookies

I found this recipe on Pinterest recently, and decided to whip up a batch and shock surprise my family! The recipe isView full post »

Dipped Cutlery Tutorial

Before I get into this post  I want to remind you all of our wonderful giveaway going on right now!! Please visit HEREView full post »

I Bleed Red & White

I saw the title of this post on a “Canada Day” t-shirt this year.  I LOVE it!!  I love my country, and IView full post »

A Day At The Beach + Giveaway

Who doesn’t love a day at the beach.  It’s such a great place to kick back and relax, enjoy a picnic lunchView full post »

~Happy Canada Day~

Happy Canada Day  to all our Canadian friends  all over the world!   GOD BLESS CANADA!     PS.  Kathy will returnView full post »

Grain Free Peanut Butter Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Bites

That is quite the cookie name eh?  While browsing Pinterest last week, I found this recipe.   Texanerin Baking View full post »

Andrew’s Favorite Dessert

This is my husband’s most favorite dessert.  It is one that his mother used to make.  I don’t even thinkView full post »

Lunch for the Girls!

I had some very special girls over for lunch today.  We laughed…we cried…we laughed TIL we cried!!  WeView full post »

Which way?

This sign hung outside at our cottage. When we sold the cottage this spring, it came home with all the other “View full post »

Two Years Blogging + Free Gift

Can you believe that Take Six is 2 years old today!  We sure can’t.  We are having so much fun sharingView full post »

‘In the Garden’ Tablescape

Since the vegetable garden is all in, and up, I have been concentrating on my annuals and perennials this week.  IView full post »

How Does Your Garden Grow?

One of my favorite things about the summer is getting up early on a Saturday morning and going to our city’sView full post »