Stopped by our local nursery yesterday to pick up a planter box for the front porch and it was like walking into a winter wonderland. They had so many beautiful things to choose...from gorgeous tree ornaments to fabulous candles, wreaths and figurines. They even had the cutest little stockings and collars for our 4-legged fur-babies.… Continue reading Lights, trees, decorations
Today we remember the men and women, both past and present, who put their own lives on the line for our freedom. In particular, I think of my grandfather who was a member of the Royal Canadian Air Force. Although he passed away when I was only 6 months old and I don't have any… Continue reading We Remember
Daylight savings time tonight...don't forget to turn your clocks back before you go to bed.
It is said that Ontario's cottage country has some of the most beautiful scenery around...especially in the fall. I would have to agree. As a child, I grew up camping and cottaging in Ontario's North country and it has instilled in me a true love and need to return to it every chance I get.… Continue reading Autumn in Cottage Country
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
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
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