Category Archives: Seasonal

Feather Your Nest

When I think of Spring, bird nests are one of the first things that pop into my mind.  I love to decorate with them,View full post »

Easter 2014

Even with Easter being later on the calendar this year, I found it arriving before I was ready. – no tablescapeView full post »

Welcome Stefanie ~ Chocolate Easter Egg Nests

We are so excited to announce that our dear friend Stefanie from “Stefanie’s Kitchen Creations” willView full post »

Spring Centerpiece

We had a family dinner last night.  One of those occasions when all the kids are able to be there.  The girls both hadView full post »

Leftover Roast Chicken Soup with Roasted Vegetables

 Hi everyone…It’s Gwyneth visiting today…I’m excited to be sharing a soup recipe that IView full post »

10 BIG Letters…

R E S O L U T I O N (the act of finding an answer or solution to a conflict, problem, etc, the act of resolvingView full post »

Christmas @ Halifax Seaport Farmers Market

Frequently on a Saturday morning, you will find hubby and I strolling the isles at our local Farmers Market.  This yearView full post »

Warm Drinks Basket

I wasn’t quite sure what to call this basket.   It’s a Christmas, thank you, warm drinks basket.  I amView full post »

December Tabletop

It seems that no matter what semblance of disarray my house is in, if the living room mantel and dining room table lookView full post »

Tables from Christmas Past

It’s time!! If you are anything like me, you have been feverishly pinning. Gorgeous front entries, mantelsView full post »

An exciting introduction & sweater mittens!!

Whew….I made it here before the end of November! I had every intention of dropping by much sooner but the first DIY IView 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 »

Trusting in Spring

Spring has arrived! I brought in some Forsythia several days ago to force bloom. It only took 3 days for the beautifulView full post »

Farmhouse Easter Table

We, at Take Six, would like to say a huge THANK YOU to my daughter, Nicole. She did all the work for our blog move fromView 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 »


I love my Mark’s Choice Amaryllis that I found a couple years ago at my favorite Home Hardware store.     WhenView 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 »

New Years Tablescape

This is the final table that we enjoyed at Sights and Sounds of Christmas 2012.  I have saved it to share with you thisView full post »

A Christmas Card for You

We, at Take Six, are wishing you a very Merry Christmas.  May you know the babe of the manger, the crucified lamb ofView full post »