Category Archives: Seasonal

5 Days of Giveaways ~ Day 5

Dear Readers, As we bring you our final gift in “5 Days of Giveaways”, we would like to tell you once againView full post »

5 Days of Giveaways ~ Day 4

Welcome to Day 4 of Christmas Giveaways!   Today our gift to you is 2 pages of “sweet” cupcake toppers!  View full post »

5 Days of Giveaways ~ Day 3

I’m told we have Northern Cardinals in Nova Scotia. They are something I have never been fortunate enough to see.View full post »

Christmas Tablescape 2012

My friends, we are down to the final crunch!  There is lots to get checked off our lists in the coming days.  ThisView full post »

5 Days of Giveaways ~ Day 2

Our giveaway today is especially for all the little ones in your life.  They can cut out the clothes (depending onView full post »

5 Days of Giveaways ~ Day 1

Welcome to our first Giveaway Day at Take Six!   We are so excited to give our Christmas gifts to you.   Nicole hasView full post »

Molded Peppermint Bark

One evening this week, my daughter and I got busy after supper and made a batch of peppermint bark.  We’ve madeView full post »

5 Days of Christmas Giveaways

We are in the Christmas Spirit at Take Six!    Just because  we love  our readers  so much, we have not 1 not 2 notView full post »

Friendly Village in a Woodland Tablescape

We are sharing with you another tablescape from our church’s ladies evening, Sights and Sounds of Christmas.  View full post »

Christmas Decorating with Dishes

We  have had some wall repair  and painting done  in our home the last couple weeks.   Can you say, unbelievableView full post »

Quick Christmas Centerpiece #1

Centerpieces are often the last thing we think about, but can really add to a table’s atmosphere when we sit downView full post »

A New Look At Old Country Roses

The website royalalbertpatterns.com tells me that the designer of Old Country Roses, Harold Holdcroft, was probably theView full post »

Six Tablescape Themes with White Dishes

Oh what a night!!  We had a fabulous time at our church’s Christmas Ladies night on Friday.  We call it SightsView 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 »

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 »

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 »

Shutters, Bumble Bees & 5 Tips

As in most parts of the country, we are having a warmer and dryer summer than usual.  The lawns are brown, and theView full post »

This Week In The Garden

We are on vacation this week and just came home from a few days in the country.  Since that is where our vegetableView full post »