Category Archives: Winter

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 »

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 »

Birthday Gingerbread

My mother has 4 grandchildren.  Every year, for many years, one of our special traditions has been helping theView full post »

Sights and Sounds of Christmas 2011

Each year at Christmas time, the ladies of our church gather for a special night to kick off the Christmas season.  View full post »

An Old Fashioned Christmas

I have always told my hubby that I should have been born in the pioneer days.  I greatly enjoy the conveniences ofView full post »

Easy Gift Idea #2

Sometimes a long hot soak in the tub is just what we need to relax and rejuvenate us to keep going.  This time of yearView full post »

Elf on the Shelf

Does your family have an “Elf on the Shelf”? This story was written by a mother and daughter, CarolView full post »