And She Turned 79

Today is the Anniversary of the purchase of the Love Shack. It was May 12, 2016 when we started our journey into the unknown world of cottage renovations. I had no idea back then that this project would take years, and many of them, to turn our then 74 Year Old Lady in to a … More And She Turned 79

Oh No! Not Again!

As I drove to the cottage with the windows down listening to the radio, I couldn’t think of a better way to start off Cottage Season. Mother Nature had decided to give us a 25 Degree Celsius day to open up the cottage with. On the drive my mind was on the email I had … More Oh No! Not Again!

Purple Martins

With Spring’s early arrival and us returning to the cottage this weekend. It will be time to head back up on the ladders and put the birdhouses back in the Tree of Life. I’m excited to see if the Purple Martins have returned to the lake yet and because I talk about them so much … More Purple Martins

Happy Easter

Well its’s another strange Easter in the world today. Like last Easter, here in Ontario we are in lock-down and we’re only allowed to have the immediate family with us to celebrate. This is the day we traditionally also celebrate our son Sean’s birthday and little Juliette’s’ s birthday. But, for the second year in … More Happy Easter

The Convoy

Saturday morning we loaded up one trailer, two SUV’s and a truck, and headed to the lake. As we pulled out of the driveway with the vehicles, I laughed and said to Husband “My god, we have a Convoy.” When you first start to travel to the cottage you can easily get lost on the … More The Convoy