Category Archives: Seasonal

I Bleed Red & White

I saw the title of this post on a “Canada Day” t-shirt this year.  I LOVE it!!  I love my country, and IView full post »

Garden Update

This past weekend was a long weekend for us.  With July 1st, our nations birthday, falling on Sunday we had Monday offView full post »

~Happy Canada Day~

Happy Canada Day  to all our Canadian friends  all over the world!   GOD BLESS CANADA!     PS.  Kathy will returnView full post »

‘In the Garden’ Tablescape

Since the vegetable garden is all in, and up, I have been concentrating on my annuals and perennials this week.  IView full post »

How Does Your Garden Grow?

One of my favorite things about the summer is getting up early on a Saturday morning and going to our city’sView full post »


Celebrate our Earth!   Sunday, April 22, 2012 My husband’s ancestral farm in Nova Scotia. Autumn in all it’View full post »

Easter Tablescape

When I begin a tablescape, I never have a picture in my mind of the completed project.  I decide on each element as IView full post »

A 24 karat Kids Table

This table was done as inspiration for all you moms who will be setting tables for the children in your gathering thisView full post »

Spring Tablescape

We were teased in Nova Scotia, last week.  It got up as high as 30C one day.  However, this week, it is back toView full post »


Last week I took my garden nippers and had a visit with my Forsythia bush in the front yard.  I love to bring branchesView full post »

Happy Spring

Happy Spring from Take Six The Christmas wreath is a thing of the past season.  The wooden snowman that I hung on itView full post »

Farewell to Winter

Some tablescapers have jumped into spring mode already.  But I live in Nova Scotia, and it will be a month or moreView full post »

~LOVE~ & Linky Follower Party #2

Happy Valentine’s Day As I thought about Valentine’s Day, I knew I wanted to use the color pink in myView full post »

Winter Mantel

We Nova Scotians, like many other areas in the country, are experiencing a very uncharacteristically mild winterView full post »

All Bundled Up

All over Blog land, you can see some great examples of vases and glass containers of all kinds, “bundled up”View full post »

Winter White

I have been looking forward to this tablescape.  It has been simmering in the recesses of my brain for quite awhile.  View full post »

Great News!

We are excited to share some great news from Blogger.  Blogger is the site that hosts our blog, and many other blogsView full post »

Facebook Fans Draw Winner!!!!

The Winner of our FB Fans Draw is…   Pattie Tierney!!   Pattie has the yummiest blog   Olla-Podrida   whereView full post »

Winter Snow

We had a little snow this past week. It was so very beautiful, and fell so very gently. It was the softest, fluffiestView full post »

Christmas Eve by Candlelight

Red is my absolute favorite color.  Two years ago, I was shopping with my dear friend Gwyneth and we came across theseView full post »

Favorite “Christmas Day” things…

Can you name a few of your favorite things about Christmas Day? I can: 1) the hush that seems to fall over much of theView full post »

~Merry Christmas from Take Six~

A Nova Scotia Christmas wish for you! Merry be your Christmas Peaceful be your Home Joyful be your Family Blessed beView full post »

Pa, rum, pa, pum, pum…

One of my favorite Christmas songs is Little Drummer Boy. As far as lyrics go it’s a pretty easy song. However, it’sView full post »