Author Archives: Cottage Country

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How to Network Effectively

How to Network Effectively

A Chamber Membership can provide many things – marketing opportunities, savings and discounts, a voice to influence policy, consumer credibility, and much more. Perhaps one of the most common reasons for a business, or individual, to join a Chamber of Commerce is to network with the local business community. Meeting potential clients, partners, and sponsors,

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Cats & Catnip – A Match Made in Heaven

As most cat owners know: cats are crazy for catnip. Give kitties some catnip and most of them will be rolling about in a state of ecstasy within seconds. Why do they do that? Here are a few interesting facts about catnip and its effects on your feline friend. • Catnip’s effect on cats was

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Celebrating the Business of Excellence

The 14th Annual Peterborough Business Excellence Awards is our way to publicly recognize and honour local businesses that have demonstrated a passion for excellence during the national, Small Business Week. This year the chamber is taking the show to Showplace performance Centre. “The Trentwinds experienced a significant flood, and thus will be undergoing some big

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Fall Salad and Soup

Fall Salad – KALE, ROOT VEGETABLES, PEPPERS & PLUMS Looking for a super-healthy treat for a cool autumn day? Prepare to fall in love with our KALE SALAD WITH ROOT VEGETABLES, PEPPERS & PLUMS. A collection of the season’s freshest flavours tossed with a zippy dressing, this KALE SALAD WITH ROOT VEGETABLES, PEPPERS & PLUMS is

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Dreaming of the Future at Summit Terrace….

Located in a quiet residential neighbourhood, your will find Summit Terrace… just two blocks north of Lansdowne St., providing easy access to the Wellness Centre, Kawartha Golf & Country Club, Lansdowne St shops, and restaurants, as well as the airport and Hwy 115. Imagine being so close to such a wide variety of destinations within

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The Regency of Lakefield – Enjoying Life to the Fullest

In cottage country the beauty of nature is right at your fingertips. We take pride in our quaint and hospitable small towns, the culture and friendly people. You can look out your window and see lush trees and a generous variety of wildlife. When retiring, many look for a change of pace, a slowing of

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Cottage Lifts Off Grid’

Cottage country offers some very interesting landscapes, structures are built where nature allows. Many cottages in the area remain water access, meaning if your cottage is built on a hill or rock face you are carrying everything up that hill, every visit. Hillside homes and cottages offer many benefits, gorgeous sunsets, a breeze that keeps

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Own the Cottage of Your Dreams in Ontario

Owning a cottage is a dream for many. This dream can be a tough one to accomplish, with everything considered. However, there is a simple option that includes amenities to suit everyone. Great Blue Resorts fills the void that exists in the Ontario Cottage and Vacation Home marketplace by providing family friendly resorts in eight

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