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A Vacation Day on the Lake

We really did luck out on the weather for our vacation week, and on Friday, we finally made it over the cottage for the day, and had a lovely dinner with friends. Going for a putter on the water, on such a beautiful day was a must(after a wee bit of raking the beach and […]

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Gardening Therapy Continued June 21st, 2013

Garden is coming along nicely! My hostas are growing, my day lilies are coming, holly is very green. I was fortunate enough to be given a gift certificate to our local Canadian Tire Store, and my friend Ali helped me pick out some annuals to fill in the gaps in my (our) garden. Impatients and..darn, […]

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Vacation June 18, 2013

Nothing says you are on vacation like going for a boat ride. The weather was perfect, sunny, breezy enough to keep the bugs down, and not so hot you couldn’t sit in the sun. The boat motor required some repairs, don’t ask me what, something to do with the lower unit, and going in reverse.  […]

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A Little of Everthing

A Little of Everything MUSKOKA “God made it just for beauty’s sake. This lovely world of pond and lake Rock-ribbed and lonely as a tomb: And yet He made tall lilies bloom In little crevices and fills. Along the summit of the hills. He set a row of fragrant pine To turn the summer air […]

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Father’s Day

My dad had  never been ice fishing, so my late husband Gord and he decided they would go.  Dad was over the moon.  This was after my dad retired, so I think he was 70ish?  There was no hut, or fancy snow mobiles to take them out, but dad was good to go.  Gord had some […]

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June 1st – the grass is green, green, green.

I cannot believe how green it is out. The “foliage” as my mother would say, is abundant. I haven’t made it to the flower store, to purchase some perennials for the garden since we have had frost warnings in the last week. But now we have had so much rain, and it is hitting 30C, […]