Category Archives: Projects

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 »

Flow Blue China

“Flow Blue pottery and china is one of the most popular, collectible ceramics in the United States antique marketView 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 »


For years I have had a chive plant in my garden, as do many people. I have always wanted to dry the leaves and use themView 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 »

One Rockin’ Garden…

Back in May I did a post on container gardening, and mentioned my new/old wicker rocker that I had picked up “View full post »

Antiquing. . .

On Saturday morning, my daughter Nicole and I, along with Lisa and Mom, began our adventure in the gorgeous sunshine,View full post »

House Renovation!

I was able to complete three house renovations on the weekend. Are you impressed? I sure am! Now, these houses are onView full post »

Container Gardening

By the end of this month, in my neck of the woods, it will be time to head to the garden center and pick out someView full post »

"Egg"cellent idea!

Several weeks ago Vivienne@the V Spot asked this question on her blog. How do you like your eggs. . . scrambled, overView full post »

Guest Post: Tanya Payzant – Chalkboard Paint

I’ve been admiring all the creative things you can do with chalkboard paint in your home. Compiled here are someView full post »

Guest Post: Tanya Payzant – Diaper Duty

I have a “Positively Splendid” idea to share with you today. Positively Splendid BLOG is sharing an “View full post »