Month: November 2017

Christmas Gift Guide for the Cottager

Christmas Gift Guide for the Cottager

Want to ensure that you keep getting invited back to the cottage?  Here are some gift suggestions for that special cottage owner in your life. 1.  Game Camera This is the one that we have.  I don’t know if it’s the best but it does […]

Winter cottage activities

Winter cottage activities

It’s still autumn here on the coast and the trees are hanging on to the last of their leaves.  We actually had snow last week, but it didn’t stick.  I can’t ever remember a time where snow has fallen this early in the year.  The […]

Dock ramp envy

Dock ramp envy

When we bought the cottage in the summer of 2016, Steve’s intent was to build our docks himself but he soon realized that with a full remodelling job inside the cottage, he just wouldn’t have the TIME to do it.  So we looked at our […]

How to choose a colour palette for your cottage in nine steps

How to choose a colour palette for your cottage in nine steps

Step One: Inspiration So while out on a bike ride near my cottage, I came across this barn with the most amazing colours in its roof.  Quite the random patchwork but they seem to work together so well.  I love how the blues evoke the […]