Category Archives: Fall

We remember – They will never forget

In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place; and in the sky The larks,View full post »

True north strong and free

I love my country of Canada! I am patriotic though in a quiet reserved kind of way – so typically Canadian.View full post »

Autumn reflections (Part 3)

An autumn day road trip… …sharing our 29th anniversary with our son and daughter-in-law …sipping mapleView full post »

Autumn Reflections (Part 2)

Discipline is a word that often carries negative images. No one really enjoys discipline, but it is necessary forView full post »

A Vintage Thanksgiving

The calendar page has turned yet again, and we welcome one of my favourite months.  OCTOBER!!  I’m not a realView full post »

Autumn Reflections (Part 1)

October is usually a time of reflection for me. It follows the busyness of September that, due to the nature ofView full post »

Autumn Tablescape Review

Happy Fall everyone!  There is a definite change in the air lately in my little corner of the world.  With only twoView full post »

Harvest Time

  The Annapolis Valley of Nova Scotia never fails to beckon my husband and I to make the forty-five minuteView full post »


Sunflowers are a symbol to me, that summer is winding down.  In Nova Scotia, they bloom in the later part ofView full post »

Fall Mantel

Thanksgiving is all over for us in Canada, but I enjoy my fall decor until about mid November when I begin to…wellView full post »

Thanksgiving Tablescape 2013

This weekend is Canadian Thanksgiving.  Can you believe it?  I’m not sure how it happened.  The summer went byView full post »

Last Roses of Summer

Last week there was a possibility of frost in my area. I notice a few persistent beautiful blooms on my climbingView full post »

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 »

Red Pepper Jelly

A super versatile item to have on your shelf this holiday season.      It’s perfect to:   ~give as a gift withView full post »

Happy Halloween

I shared with you all last year, that the scary side of Halloween doesn’t interest me at all.  I like cute, fun,View 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 »

Thanksgiving 2012

Not long ago I posted a picture on the Take Six Facebook page showing this table at the very beginning stage ofView full post »

Fall Decor 2012

My fall decor is in three areas this year.  The dining room, living room mantle, and the front entry. You already sawView 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 »

“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 »

Give Thanks

Today I am excited to share with you a Thanksgiving tablescape.  For our (Canadian) Thanksgiving, in October, we had aView full post »

We Remember…

Remembrance Day display in our home. In Flanders Fields “In Flanders fields the poppies blowBetween the crosses,View full post »

A Tangled Web…

Halloween has never been an “occasion” that I looked forward to.  Even as a child I didn’t plan myView 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 »