Tag Archives: Kawartha Lakes

Beautiful Path Lane Walkway Way In Summer Forest Park. Healthy Walking In Park Between Woods, Trees And Green Bushes.

Those Were The Days “All the Yesterdays Are Gone “

Those Were The Days “All the Yesterdays Are Gone “

Way back in 535 BC a Greek philosopher named Heraclitus made a profound statement, “you can never walk the same path twice”. I believe every one of us who have re-visited old homesteads, neighbourhoods or stomping grounds will attest his words to be not only sage insight but living truth. The Ambassador Bridge linking Windsor

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Father and son fishing in the river

Dragon​ ​Flies and Fishing Poles

Fishing is something I grew up with. My father spent many hours teaching my brothers and I how to cast, bait a hook, take a fish off the line, where to cast to catch the “big” bass and a slew of other tips and tricks. As a child, I spent many summer days in boats,

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houseboat at dock at sunrise

The Bliss of Houseboating

The sun is shining, the birds are chirping, you can hear the call of a loon in the distance – you sail the Trent Severn Waterway on a houseboat. With endless possibilities and attractions the Trent Severn offers 386 kilometers of canal, connecting Lake Ontario at Trenton to Lake Huron at Port Severn. While you travel the waterway going from lake

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garage sales sign

Cottage Country Yard Sales

BRIDGENORTH GARAGE SALE – Aug. 11 • 8AM – 4PM Scaffolding, Solid Pine French Doors, Ladies 12 Speed Super Cycle Mountain Bike, Hand Tools, Power Tools, 9″ Rockwell Chop Saw, 1/4 Router w/ Bits, Air Nailers 16 and 18 Gage Finishing, Snow Tires Bridgestone Blizzak 245/70R16 on Ford Rims, Merit Fitness Elliptical 725 E, Card

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land surveyor at sunset

Do You Know Your Property Boundaries?

Life is good – really good.  I have spent most of my career working in and around Ontario’s glorious cottage country.  I am an Ontario Land Surveyor. Your cottage property is your sanctuary – your paradise.  It is the place where memories are built and ties with family and friends are solidified.  But from a

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Cottage Lift on high hill

Lifting You Up When the Climb Has You Down

With fascinating landscapes abound in cottage country, structures are built where nature allows. Many properties remain water access, meaning if your cottage is also built on a hill or rock face you are carrying everything up that hill, every visit. Hillside homes and cottages offer great benefits – stunning sunsets, a breeze that keeps bugs

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Lifestyle Home Staff in front of building

Lifestyle Home Products Made in Peterborough

There’s something rewarding about seeing the product you ordered for your home or cottage made locally from start to finish. To give you a short factory tour, we stepped behind the scenes with our camera. Here are a few images from our time on the factory floor at Lifestyle Home Product’s 150,000-sq. ft. facility on

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Harvest Table

When Furniture Becomes Art Using 100-Year-Old Naturally Aged Barn Board

Finding contemporary furniture with the same durability and attention to detail as 100 years ago might seem difficult today. If factoring in sustainability, the choices narrow further – but a Peterborough Ontario business has a solution that marries the past to the present while keeping a keen eye toward the future. Gord Trask and partner

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