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    Winter Weekend At The Cottage

    Hey Campers! We’re just back from another great winter weekend at the cottage! That’s twice this winter, and they keep getting better each time. The weather cooperated, cold, but sunny with not too much wind, no snowstorms to speak of, and lot’s of stuff to do! Of course they all involve survival….by that I mean, at the camp in winter you need to get a supply of water, and a supply of firewood. That takes a good bit of time. So do other chores, like keeping water hot on the wood stove for washing, and for dishes etc. Everything becomes…

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    Getting The Water Out of The Cottage

    Well….I guess I am not as smart as I think I am…Here I go, writing posts telling you all how to disconnect the water and winterize your cottages, holding myself out to be some kind of cottage handyman. Yup….except something…

  • Bedrooms,  Blog

    5 Trends in Bathroom Retreats

    Though overall renovation budgets may still be on the wane, master ensuites seem to be one place where compromise and economy are secondary to luxe finishes. Hotel inspiration is common, with features such as TVs integrated in mirrors, door-less showers,…

  • Blog,  Dining Rooms

    Decorating Ideas: The New Whites

    They are clean and can make a room fell more spacious – the latest ways with shades of white equal cozy rather then chilly. White is a classic choice for interiors, and can make rooms feel open, spacious, calm and…

  • Blog,  Kitchens

    Solid Wood Kitchen Ideas for a Small Apartment

    Most real estate agents can tell you that there is nothing more inviting to potential home buyers than natural wood kitchen cabinets, because they bring a feeling of appeal and charm into any kitchen. There are many other advantages of…

  • Bedrooms,  Blog

    Traditional Bedroom Furniture Ideas

    Traditional furniture commonly refers to one of two things: furniture handcrafted using natural materials, or furniture that seems handmade. Traditional furniture is the sort of furniture typically used in a hunting lodge, mountainside chalet or a cottage in the forest.…

  • Blog,  Living Rooms

    Modern Furniture for an Apartment Living Room

    Modern furniture for the home is now easy to get for the rooms in your house, and purchasing the most up-to-date contemporary furniture is incredibly convenient. You’ll find various kinds of modern furniture that range between living room furniture to…

  • Blog,  Color Schemes

    Psychology Behind Different Colors

    So, you know your favorite color and you’ve learned what they mean. Now how do you apply it in design ideas? You may think, well I love this color so that’s the color I should use, right? Not necessarily.  Your…