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Winter Maintenance at the Cottage

Winter Maintenance at the Cottage

A trip to cottage country is always time well spent and it’s always a good idea to check in through the winter, to make sure everything is OK. Certain items should be on your things to do list before getting on the road. • Make sure you have the keys!!! • A snow rake and

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New Year’s Eve

Tonight is New Year’s Eve – 2017 seemed to fly by. There are so many traditions and resolutions made every year on this night, and if you are looking for some ideas, look no further: NEW YEAR TRADITIONS FROM AROUND THE WORLD  MAKE SOME NOISE Making a lot of noise—from fireworks to gun shots to church

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Boxing Day In Cottage Country

Boxing Day means different things to different people. Some LOVE the thrill of hunting for those bargains, while some prefer to spend a quiet day at home, and still for some there is more visiting with family and friends. Whatever your plans may be please remember that it’s a busy day for retail workers and

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Merry Christmas from Cottage Country

May the spirit of Christmas bring peace in your heart as you celebrate Christmas with your families and loved ones. Merry Christmas Cottage Country!!!

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Have a Great Christmas Eve and Track Santa With The Kids

There is a fun website that allows you to track Santas progress. It’s filled with neat activities and even Kringle Radio! What a fun and exciting way to spend the evening, and don’t forget to leave the out milk and cookies and carrots if you have any 🙂 Check out the website here: https://santaupdate.com/

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Hanging Christmas Tree

Every year we make sure to add something new to our collection of Christmas decorations. Sometimes we make things, and sometimes it’s something like a new strand of lights, or another garland. This year we made something new, the kids loved decorating a second ‘tree’. We used sticks we had pruned from one of the

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FREE Selfie with Santa Day at MARK’S​ Friday Dec 8th 2 to 4pm

You won’t want to miss the Free Selfie with Santa Day event, being held at Mark’s on Lansdowne Street on December the 8th from 2-4pm. Santa Paul will be there sharing the joy with kids of all ages.   To learn more about Santa Paul go to www.santapaulhillier.com

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Letter to Santa

Kids!! Don’t Forget to Write to Santa before December 11th & Get a Letter Back! There’s room for everyone on the Nice List at Santa’s Office this Christmas! Santa has Postal Elf’s that are ready to help Santa answer letters each year. There are 3 important rules to remember when sending a letter to Santa: Make

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