Life over the past few weeks has been challenging to say the least. House training a new puppy in frigid winter temperatures has not, and still is not, easy. It is getting better day by day but she still has a couple accidents in the house each day...baby steps, I know we will get there.… Continue reading Brinley Bean
Well, it's been 4 weeks since we brought our little Brinley home and let me tell you, she is one spunky little fireball! She has learned how to sit and most days has it mastered. Some days she needs a tiny reminder. Now we are working on stay and wait...especially around her food bowl. She… Continue reading Life with Brinley Bean
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
Ever since the Giant Pandas arrived at the Toronto Zoo in 2013 I have been meaning to take a trip down to see them. Like everything else, life got in the way and time marched on. Well, this is their final year in Toronto before moving on to Calgary, so yesterday we made the trip… Continue reading Pandas!
It is so hard to believe that we are nearing the end of August and will be very quickly thrust into the reality of cold nights and changing fall leaves. There is already a chill to the night air up in cottage country; however, the days are still warm when the sun decides to shine.… Continue reading A Wet Muskoka Summer
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 have… Continue reading Muskoka Life
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