It is hard to believe that we are already nearing the end of July. We eagerly wait for what seems like an eternity for our long, cold winters to pass and make way for sunny skies and warm breezes...it blows my mind to think that our short Canadian summer is almost half over. We… Continue reading Muskoka Life
After 13 1/2 amazing years and with completely broken hearts, we said goodbye to our sweet Sophie girl yesterday afternoon. After a very stressful couple of weeks, we took her to the vet one last time where she cleaned out the cat's food bowl, had a handful of treats and then quietly, peacefully passed away… Continue reading Our Sweet Sophie Girl
We have been up to the lake several times since we have opened up for the season and I am amazed at all the wildlife we have seen on our property. Just this past week, while we were sitting watching a movie with some friends, I looked out the back window and found 3 deer… Continue reading Life at the lake
This week some of our backyard florals burst into full bloom and I couldn't resist taking a few photos this morning.
While scrolling through Facebook this morning, I took particular notice to something my sister had posted. Not sure where she found it...but I LOVE it...so much so that I thought I would share it here. (I'm not sure who wrote this...if anyone does, please let me know in a comment and I will add it.… Continue reading Wise Words
A couple weeks ago while I was sitting on the sofa with the Muskoka breeze gently blowing through the open windows, I kept hearing something moving in the grass/bushes behind our place. I got up and looked out the window and found this little gem of a creature walking in the grass not too far… Continue reading American Bittern
What a long winter. We have been waiting so patiently for the day when we could return to our happy place...our little slice of heaven in beautiful Muskoka. There is nothing like breathing the clean fresh air of the country...although I'm sure I swallowed more than a few pesky black flies while doing so. The… Continue reading Breathe in…breathe out