Monthly Archives: January 2016

You Don’t Have to be Perfect!

You Don’t Have to be Perfect!

Does this sound familiar? “Now that the new year has started, I’m going to have a great diet and go to the gym all the time!” Yes that’s a familiar resolution and we know it’s the rare person that can actually follow through and keep it. I’m see a similarity in dentistry – some of

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The Doorbell Rings…

The doorbell rings, but before you can get to it, your dog is there before you, jumping and barking. It is hard to get the door open more than a crack because if he doesn’t escape he’ll be all over the person at the door. Does this remind you of your dog? There is a

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KIA Awarded First Place Honours

When we bought Peterborough Kia in 2006, we were impressed by many aspects of the brand, especially the quality.  Kia was an up and coming force to be reckoned with and we wanted to be a part of that growth. Peterborough Kia’s growth has mirrored Kia Canada’s growth since day one.  In 2015 we have

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Build the Ultimate Fishing Shack with the Brojects

Fishing is a great way to get a free meal when you’re up at the cottage. But once winter hits and the lake freezes over, fishing gets a whole lot harder, not to mention, colder. We all know the age-old ritual of ice-fishing but when the ideal lake for ice-fishing is several miles away, there

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If You Could Go Back to Day One… What Would You Tell Yourself?

Every business owner whether in business one year or fifty, will tell you they are learning every day. Sharing insights with other business owners, can often help you put things in better perspective for your own business.  We asked business owners the following question in a piece titled Businesses Helping Other Businesses and the responses

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Don’t You Just Love the Smell of Wood Burning?

You may have heard about high efficiency wood stoves and wonder “what makes them so special”? Old wood stoves generally had a steel plate in the upper area of the firebox to slow the smoke down before it exited out the chimney. So a good portion of the heat went out the chimney; this is

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To Incorporate or Not to Incorporate?

That is a big question with no simple answer.  As a lawyer I am asked this frequently and I always answer by asking more questions, before giving my answer to the specific people and business involved.  Incorporating a small business is generally a good idea when the business is making profits and there are potential

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Does Cottage Country Need a Rural High School?

There is no denying the fact that the student population at Lakefield District Secondary Intermediate School (LDISS) is well below the building’s capacity. The Ministry of Education funding model is also changing with the phase in beginning in the 2016/17 school year. Consequently, LDISS is under an Accommodation Review and senior administration from the Kawartha

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