Category Archives: Recipes

Soup’s On…with Paula #2

    Sausage and Bean Soup I jotted this recipe down about 4 years ago from a magazine in my Dr.s office, and it hasView full post »

Soup’s On…with Paula! #1

~Corn and Potato Chowder~ Here is our first delicious homemade soup recipe of the month.  Creamy yet chunky soup, richView full post »


Before we start I just want to remind you about our FB fans draw.  Go HERE for all the info!  We will draw on MondayView full post »

Take Six Fruit Cake

I had never made fruitcake, until yesterday.  I’m not sure why, but I thought it was difficult and that I wouldnView 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 »

Guest Post by Paula – Cranberry Cheesecake

This is our fourth and final Cranberry Recipe!  The month of November has gone by fast, but we are going out with aView full post »

Cranberry Month – Recipe #3

Our third Cranberry Recipe is perfect as an early morning “wake up call”, as a warm treat on a cold eveningView full post »

Cranberry Month – Recipe #2

Cranberry month continues with tasty Oatmeal Cranberry White Chocolate Chip Cookies  from We have aView full post »

Cranberry Month! Recipe #1

November is Cranberry Month at Take Six!  Each and every Friday we will share with you a new recipe using cranberriesView 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 »

Pumpkin Recipe #3 – No Bake Pumpkin Cheesecake

This is sister #3 checking in with our last Pumpkin recipe.  It is a very easy, but most importantly, very yummy recipeView full post »

Pumpkin Recipe #2 – Pumpkin Cinnamon Bread

Our sister Paula, always finds the best recipes.  She found this Pumpkin recipe not too long ago, and was happy toView full post »

Pumpkin Recipe #1 – Pumpkin Spread

The page of the calendar has turned yet again…September has passed, and October and all it’s beauty hasView full post »

Apple Recipe #4 – Apple Dumplings

Today is the last day of September and Apple Month at Take Six.  It is also Friday and that means another Apple RecipeView full post »

A Toothy Grin – Fun for children!

Eating healthy…the battle of the ages!!   It is amazing how quickly our little ones become addicted to thatView full post »

Apple Recipe #3 – Oma’s Apple Cookies

 SEPTEMBER IS APPLE MONTH AT TAKE SIX This recipe comes directly from Holland.  Our sister Paula’s husband, is aView full post »

Apple Recipe #2 – Apple Harvest Soup

SEPTEMBER IS APPLE MONTH AT  TAKE SIX APPLE HARVEST SOUP • 4 apples, peeled and chopped • 2 tbsp vegetable oilView full post »

Apple Recipe #1 – Dutch Apple Cake

SEPTEMBER IS APPLE MONTHATTAKE SIX The first apple trees were planted in the province near Port Royal in the early 1600View full post »

Peach Blueberry Trifle

This is our families absolute, hands down, BEST summer dessert! In Nova Scotia, August is the time for fresh peaches andView full post »

Chokecherry Jelly

While I walked around the field that surrounds our trailer this summer, I watched the choke cherries turn from thisView full post »

Quinoa Quiche

Although I had seen the name before, I was first introduced to Quinoa last Christmas when we had friends over. My friendView full post »

Rhubarb Delight

We treat rhubarb like gold at our home. Rhubarb pie is my hubby’s favorite dessert. Since I’m not a realView full post »

One of These Things. . .

…is not like the others. My two sisters both enjoy devouring cook books. I mean – sit and read them like aView full post »

Carrot & Pineapple Muffins (Sugar & Dairy free)

Several weeks ago, our oldest daughter was diagnosed with an intolerance to dairy and sugar. She has been checking outView full post »