Category Archives: Projects

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 »

Spice it up!

Well, my friends, summer is all too rapidly drawing to a close. (Don’t shoot the messenger.)  The back to schoolView full post »

A Chalkboard via the Thrift Store

I love chalkboards. I currently have three of varying sizes. It’s fun to write signs of celebration, holidayView full post »

Thrift Find and Birds Nest

My friend Holly and I took off Thursday morning  to make the thrift store rounds.  I always look forward to our funView full post »

Before & After ~ Easter Topiary

This week a thrift store in my area moved to a much bigger location.  I thought it would be supportive of me to “View full post »

Hand Warmers

We could use many sets of these hand warmers in Nova Scotia this month.   Let’s just say…it’s freezinView full post »

Valentine Doilies

Have you seen Martha Stewart’s valentine doilies? They are all over Pinterest. They are the cutest things…View full post »

Valentine Garland

While sorting through and organizing Christmas decor after the holidays I came across this strand of pink mini lightsView full post »

Glass Block Christmas Decoration

I have a great quick craft idea for you this morning.  Have you seen these neat glass blocks in your local craft andView full post »

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 »

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 »

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 »