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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Some of Canada’s best writers on how they relate to the wild inside them and around them.
Our bees are hurting, but on one Lake Simcoe island, they’re thriving. And it’s a honey of a story.
Weeds and brush? Nope, that’s dinner. Tips and recipes for foraging a delicious meal. Dig in!
We need wetlands, especially to help prevent flooding. Here’s what you can do to keep them healthy.
It’s hip to be square dancing—grab your partner and do-si-do!; a most unusual portage; fighting a B.C. tax; new boating innovations from Europe; Reporter; hail the (ready-made) Caesar!; Canada’s big things vs. the world’s; the wagon bunkie
We love this mobile modular tool storage system; the best way to cool down a hot loft; a simple trick for pulling a rope taut; are your shelves sagging? Here’s how to fix them; best chains to use in water; the raddest, maddest swim raft you’ll ever see
Boathouse and dock insurance; cottage sharing tips; weather vs. climate; strange seeds; HST rebates.
Lend Zim your ear; he’ll tell you all about borrowing.
Big party = big to-do list. Start with a permit.
A super simple saltbox special on Nova Scotia’s south shore.
Ovenbirds have a penetrating call and a nest like…an oven.