Buying a cottage

Buying and renovating our second cottage – Moving on up, literally to the east side

Buying and renovating our second cottage – Moving on up, literally to the east side

If you’ve read some of my other posts, you’ll know that we originally had a lovely rustic cottage with water access.  As our kids grew and their needs changed, we wanted to be on waterfront so we could be out on the water wake boarding in […]

How we afforded purchasing a cottage

How we afforded purchasing a cottage

Now we’re not blessed with a lot of money.  My husband and I both have decent jobs but between the mortgage, the kids’ hockey expenses and all the other bills, there wasn’t a lot left over.  However we were blessed to be in a housing […]

A fight over a tent trailer or how I became a cottager

A fight over a tent trailer or how I became a cottager

He would email me at work link after link to used tent trailers on Craigslist or drag me over to the computer to look in the evenings.  I became fed up and said (a little loudly) that I didn’t want to be stuck having to […]