Kawartha Waterfront Blog
News and Articles in the Kawartha Lakes

Cottage decor the Icelandic style

We have all heard of the Scandinavian style at this point - but what about Icelandic style? This cozy cottage...
01/16/2019
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How to “Marie Kondo” your cottage

Marie Kondo is taking Netflix by storm! If you haven't heard of her yet, she's a wiz at helping people...
01/16/2019
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What you need to know about prefab cottages

It seems like prefab cottages are the hot topic these days, but are they actually a good idea? They are...
01/15/2019
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How to declutter your cottage in style

Cottages tend to accumulate a lot of stuff. From things family members left behind to the seemingly millions of towels,...
01/14/2019
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Home sales increasing in Kawartha Lakes

Home sales are on the rise in Kawartha Lakes! December of 2018 showed 19% more sales than December of 2017....
01/09/2019
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How to test the ice

It's one of the best parts of winter - ice hockey on the lake! Its extremely important to make sure...
01/08/2019
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DIY a bathroom organizer!

One constant at the cottage? Toothbrushes! The last thing you want is for toothbrushes to get lost or mixed up!...
01/02/2019
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How to decorate with fresh plants!

Decorating with fresh greenery is a fantastic way to liven up the cottage during the winter months. It looks good...
01/02/2019
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Tips to see the stars this winter

One of the wonderful things about getting away from the big city is getting to see the stars without so...
12/27/2018
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Annual bird counting events in Kawartha Lakes!

Are you an avid bird watcher? Just starting out? Either way there are some great opportunities to get involved this...
12/25/2018
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Fun things to do at the cottage in the winter

Is anyone else looking forward to a holiday break at the cottage? We sure are! What's better than curling up...
12/24/2018
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Where are the oldest trees in Kawartha Lakes?

The oldest trees in Kawartha Lakes are on the Pine Ridge property near Omemee, and they are now protected! Some...
12/21/2018
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Snow bunting feature

It's always so fun to see the creatures that visit us in Kawartha Lakes during the winter time! Snow buntings are...
12/20/2018
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Preparing for Christmas at the Cottage

If you've spent a Christmas at the cottage I'm sure you'll agree that it's more magical and fun! Cottages and...
12/19/2018
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Current status of the markets

Which areas are buyer's markets? Which ones are seller's markets? Toronto Storeys has the numbers. They said, "CREA,the Canadian Real...
12/19/2018
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Eco-friendly carriers for six-packs!

If you've seen Happy Feet, you know the potential negative impacts of plastic six-pack holders. Also, Cottage Life reported, "It’s...
12/18/2018
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Bobcaygeon Beach Park update

Bobcaygeon's Beach Park may soon be getting an update! MyKawartha reported, "The new concept of Bobcaygeon’s Beach Park redesign will...
12/17/2018
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Cozy up by the fire with a book

It's winter which means it's officially the perfect time to cozy up by a cottage fire with a good book!...
12/14/2018
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Stats about hunting and fishing

Are you a hunter? Fisher? Check out these statistics to stay updated on what's happening in our country this year!...
12/13/2018
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The scoop on road salt

There's a shortage on road salt, but it might actually be a positive. Cottage Life reported, "It may turn out...
12/07/2018
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Christmas events in Kawartha Lakes

Looking for something to do with the family this December? Kawartha Lakes has lots of fun events! From parades to...
12/06/2018
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