Packing Up Christmas

I’m sitting here waiting for two cheesecakes to come out of the oven, which I will explain later in the blog and packing up the last of Christmas. At the same time, I’m going through emails for the blog. The most popular questions I have gotten asked is where have you been? And why haven’t … More Packing Up Christmas

900 Plus Emails

Just stopped in to say Hello. I have been a very busy girl lately with work and have not been on line for the past week. When I opened my husbands computer… No I still don’t have mine back yet…. I have over 900 emails to go through. I am working on them.   On … More 900 Plus Emails

Deja Vu

It’s another beautiful day here in Southern Ontario. It’s hard to believe it’s November. The sun is shining, no jacket required. I was out in the yard doing that pack away/end of Summer clean up, enjoying the sun on my face and the sound of leaves crushing under my feet, when suddenly if felt like … More Deja Vu

We have Floors

I am pleased, no I am excited to say… The bedrooms have floors. Yesterday the weather co-operated, making it easy for the guys to lay the hard wood floors. They were able to set up a saw on the deck to do the cutting of the hard wood. While Enrico glued and laid the floors, … More We have Floors

Long Johns and Turkey

Our first Thanksgiving at the cottage turned out to be Long Johns and Turkey. Day One: Time to start painting. The Cast Iron Stove was installed August, but with my surgery, the concrete pad to place the propane tank on had gotten delayed. This meant the propane delivery to run the stove, also got delayed. … More Long Johns and Turkey

The Colors of Fall and the Colors of the Walls

It Thanksgiving weekend here in Canada.  And its time for Fall colors, pumpkin everything, family dinners and time to paint the cottage bedrooms. This will be our first Thanksgiving Dinner at the cottage. I’m busy here cooking the dinner in advance, as we don’t have a kitchen set up at the cottage yet. The turkey … More The Colors of Fall and the Colors of the Walls