Cottage Life will help you enjoy life at the lake even more with fun and informative articles on everything from how-to projects to inspirational design ideas.
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With three small kids and two busy careers, why not take on the restoration of a beloved resort? The story of the Opinicon.
Confused about sunscreen? Here’s what you really need to know to keep your family safe this summer.
Sometimes it’s easier to build multiple cottages at the same time. Four unique Manitoba cabins—and the man who made them.
Cottaging isn’t just for dogs. Let’s all celebrate our boat-riding, canoe-tripping, nature-loving, mouse-banishing feline companions.
Learn to wakesurf; Reporter; first aid tips for parents; fun summer reads for the family; an unusual outhouse; a new cross-border trail; Are bugs’ ears really cute? We’ll be the judge of that
Whittle a walking stick; tie a rope handle; a patriotic dock invention; a tip for hooking up a trailer; sliding barn doors; Sonotube trick; how to install a zipline; upgrades for your fluorescent lights
Easy, ready-to-travel salads; boil an egg the right way; delicious pepper stout beef; how to use up your leftover chipotle; sexy Italian cocktails; Chinese green onion pocket appetizer
Noisy neighbours, smelly water, building permits, principal residence, dead tadpoles.
Lyme disease is spreading. How to protect yourself and your family.
Something is bugging Zim. Oh, yeah: it’s the bugs.
Brush up on your painting skills before your next DIY project: you really can paint almost anything.
Few cottagers ever catch a glimpse of the fast-moving five-lined skink.