Tag Archives: Tanya

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 »

Cajun Chicken Soup

I know it is only February, but this morning the birds were singing.  They must be trying to explain that Spring is onView 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 »

Cauliflower Cheese Soup

This winter has been much colder in Nova Scotia than the last few.  You quickly become unaccustomed to windchillView full post »

Hand Warmers

We could use many sets of these hand warmers in Nova Scotia this month.   Let’s just say…it’s freezinView 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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

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 »

The BEST Sugar Cookies

I have very fond memories of making cut out sugar cookies as a child.  Before she retired, my mother was an elementaryView 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 »