Category Archives: DIY

Two GREAT Gift Ideas!

It is always around this time of year that my brain starts to go a little mushy.    If I don’t keep myselfView full post »

If the Broom Fits…Ride it!

But don’t fall off and land head first!! 😉 I saw a cupcake like this recently, by Better Homes & GardensView 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 »

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 »

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 »

Ladies Retreat ~ Candy Bar

Can you think of a better way  to end the first day of a ladies retreat?  I don’t think so, Tim!!! Pretty nameView full post »

Ladies Retreat ~ Craft

I’ve been sharing with you parts of our church Ladies Retreat.  The first night I hosted a workshop.  It wasView full post »

Ladies Retreat ~ Gift bag

Over the past few months, it has been my pleasure to be involved in the planning stages of our church’s LadiesView full post »

Happy Spring

Happy Spring from Take Six The Christmas wreath is a thing of the past season.  The wooden snowman that I hung on itView full post »

DIY 3-Layer Plate

A couple years ago, I purchased two of these April Cornell salad plates on clearance at HomeSense.   You have seenView full post »

Are YOU A Princess?

Recently our church hosted a Princess Tea Party.  This event is for little girls ages 3-8 years.  The purpose is toView full post »

All Bundled Up

All over Blog land, you can see some great examples of vases and glass containers of all kinds, “bundled up”View full post »

Sights and Sounds of Christmas 2011

Each year at Christmas time, the ladies of our church gather for a special night to kick off the Christmas season.  View full post »

Easy Gift Idea #2

Sometimes a long hot soak in the tub is just what we need to relax and rejuvenate us to keep going.  This time of yearView full post »

Pinning Cranberry Inspiration

While we are enjoying cranberries this month at Take Six, I wanted to gather some ideas for decorating with them.  TheyView full post »

Place Card Holders

This Spring I bought an old mirror at a flea market along side of the road.  Two old white porcelain door knobs wereView full post »

Easy Gift Idea #1

November is here…I know, I can’t believe it either.  Besides all of the obvious things that November meansView full post »

Friendships Flower

A few days ago a friend of mine emailed me to see if she could “drop off a little something” to me.  SheView full post »

Indian Corn Candle

In CANADA, we are preparing for Thanksgiving this weekend.  It sure snuck up on me this year.  I cannot believe we areView full post »

Burlap Napkin Rings

Burlap is very popular fabric for decorating right now.   I have been loving the pictures on the internet of burlapView full post »

Clay Pot Wreath

In the Spring, I saw the cutest wreath on Shelley’s blog, Prairie Cottage Rose. She made it by wiring lots (and IView full post »

Poker Pots

I love campfires! What is it about a fire that enables you to sit there and stare at it for hours? Once it gets dark, IView full post »

DIY Flagholder

Good Friday morning everyone! The wonderful weekend is here again! This morning I wanted to share a quick DIY projectView full post »