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

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 Community Garden

I’m sitting at home and thanking my lucky stars right now. What a great weekend at the Love Shack. For me to make you understand how this joy came about, let me take you back to my blog postings from three years ago, when that terrible man with the nice wife and cute kids bought … More The Community Garden

Season Four Has Begun

It’s hard to believe this is our fourth-year at the cottage. They say as you get older the time moves faster. Our time seems to now pass between Cottage Season and Non-Cottage Season.   Each year at the Love Shack is filled with more accomplishments and more challenges. And there are the setbacks. After our first inspection, … More Season Four Has Begun

The List

Are you a list maker? I am a list maker. I make a list for myself from everything to what to buy at the grocery store to what renovation needs to be done at both houses. I also make a Honey To Do List for Husband, which he never reads and hands back to me … More The List