Category Archives: Spring

2014 Garden & Landscape Fabric Staples

It’s vegetable garden time again.  Woo hoo! We Nova Scotian’s didn’t think we were going to seeView full post »

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 »

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 »


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 »

Container Gardening – Georgene’s Version

OK, this is confession time on “Take Six”. I love to see a sweet idea for my home, yard, garden, etc. MostView full post »

In Celebration of New Leaf (Life)!!

Today I’m inviting you to join me for a cup of coffee. Let’s just sit and chat while I share with you theView full post »

~Victoria Day~

Victoria Day is a federal Canadian statutory holiday celebrated on the last Monday on or before May 24, in honor of bothView full post »

House Renovation!

I was able to complete three house renovations on the weekend. Are you impressed? I sure am! Now, these houses are onView full post »

Peeps: Going. . . going. . . GONE!

For some people, Easter just would not be Easter with out marsh mellow Peeps. Whether or not you like marsh mellow, youView full post »

Guest Post: Sharelyn Stone – Real Life?

“Is this for real life mommy?” That is what my 4 year old daughter Georgia kept asking me during the EasterView full post »

"Egg"cellent idea!

Several weeks ago Vivienne@the V Spot asked this question on her blog. How do you like your eggs. . . scrambled, overView full post »

Baking the Easter Story

When our children were small, we made Empty Tomb Cookies. These are a great way to bring the resurrection part of EasterView full post »