Kawartha Waterfront Blog
News and Articles in the Kawartha Lakes

Green renovations

When it came to renovating their Muskoka cottage, this couple went green! Choosing sustainable methods for your cottage exterior can...
12/05/2018
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Canadian winter animals!

Have you seen any critters around the cottage this year? Canadian animals have amazing adaptations to help them survive the...
12/05/2018
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Christmas mantel decorating

The mantel is the center of Christmas decor, second only to the tree! These 24 beautifully decorated mantels were all...
12/04/2018
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How to use your woodstove

A woodstove is a very attractive feature to some buyers in the cottage market! They emulate a cozy, warm feeling...
12/03/2018
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Does your cottage sign need an upgrade?

How is your cottage sign looking these days? If you have one, it's probably time to bring it in for...
11/30/2018
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Local couple saves deer in trouble

A deer trapped in the river by Ski Hill Road caught a very lucky break! Stephanie and Thomas Christopher saw...
11/29/2018
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Cottage Christmas Decorations!

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas - so it's time to decorate! World Market has some beautiful decorations...
11/28/2018
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Fun with your dog this winter

I don't know about you - but seeing my dog romping around in the snow and having a blast can...
11/28/2018
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Off grid cottage life!

 Have you ever considered an "off grid" cottage? A new battery design could lend itself well to creating power for...
11/27/2018
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How much do you know about ravens?

Ravens are an impressive bird that can often be seen in cottage country! These amazing animals can be found over...
11/21/2018
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Celebrating our generous community

Kawartha Lakes Food Source collected food donations at the Home & Christmas Show in Lindsay at the beginning of November. They were...
11/20/2018
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Possible speed limit adjustments

Concerns from residents in Kawartha Lakes have led to city councillor Pat Dunn calling for an official review of speed limits...
11/19/2018
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Decorating in the late fall

Halloween has passed and the pumpkins have been harvested. How do you decorate for that time between Halloween and winter?...
11/14/2018
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White moose spotted in Ontario

Have you ever seen a white moose? Two were seen in Ontario late last month! There are very rare, and...
11/13/2018
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Happy November!

Some people say that November is the worst month, but I disagree! It's time to start cooking some comfort food,...
11/12/2018
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Country’s largest jack-o-lantern right here in Kawartha Lakes!

Did you know that a record breaking pumpkin is right down the road? Kawartha Now reported, "A record-breaking pumpkin grown by...
11/09/2018
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Fall colors across the country

Did you take the time to experience the fall colors this year? Cottage Life said, "It’s the perfect time of...
11/08/2018
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All the fall recipes

The colder weather can get some people down, but look at it as an opportunity... to stay in and try...
11/07/2018
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Are you a minimalist of a maximalist?

Minimalistic interior design has become very popular in the last few years with the rise of IKEA and Scandinavian style. Things...
11/07/2018
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Update on the loose elk

A few weeks ago we reported on the elk that was roaming the Lindsay area. MyKawartha reported that the elk was...
11/06/2018
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Beautiful footage of Doube’s Trestle Bridge

Drone photography and videography and show us a whole new perspective! Have you ever wondered what Doube's Trestle Bridge looked like...
11/05/2018
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