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Carefree Life at the Cottage

by Julie Harrison

If your normally busy neighbourhood street suddenly no longer has the sounds of bicycle bells and gleeful kids shouting, then you know cottage season has officially hit. On Friday evenings, you’ll often find Ottawa families vacating the city and heading out to their lakeside cottages for weekends filled with the magic of campfires, fireflies, waffle breakfasts and boat rides. Continue reading

Exile Mosquitoes Without Pesticides? Yes!

There’s a new Canadian invention that can make it a whole lot easier for you to enjoy time outdoors this summer.  The Mosquito Preventer by GreenStrike  captures and destroys mosquito eggs to stop population growth before it starts. How cool … Continue reading

The Family Cottage

Is your family cottage a cherished retreat, filled with wonderful memories? What happens when it passes on to the next generation? Continue reading