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What to do during a snow squall

There was a snow squall watch on 1/30 and 1/31 in the area - were you prepared?  First, you should have...
02/06/2019
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What will happen if the Toronto bubble pops?

There's a housing bubble in Canada right now, especially in Toronto.  The Motley Fool highly doubts the bubble will pop...
02/05/2019
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What are realtors required to disclose?

Do you have questions about what realtors have to disclose? It depends on the province. In Ontario specifically, realtors are...
02/04/2019
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Proof that it’s cold!

OK, we all know it's cold in Ontario. All it takes is a step outside to know that! But, did...
02/01/2019
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How do you feel about the orange paint on the sidewalks?

Have you noticed orange paint on the sidewalks in Kawartha Lakes and Linsday?  MyKawartha reported, "During budget discussions at Kawartha...
01/31/2019
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How to get the most from your baseboard heat

If you have baseboard heat in your home or cottage, it might not be working as efficiently as it could....
01/30/2019
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You can have your own tiny library!

Have you seen those little tiny library structures in front yards? They are perfect for cottages! Especially if you or...
01/30/2019
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Stay safe at the cottage this winter with these tips

Don't forget to follow these safety tips over the winter! Don't place anything to close to a heater and never...
01/29/2019
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Places in Ontario to explore this winter

Looking for a fun date idea? Solo explorer? Either way, we have some serious wanderlust inspiration for you. Ontario may...
01/25/2019
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Puppy Palooza!

It's puppy-palooza over at the Kawartha Lakes Humane Society! Unfortunately, 58 dogs were found a home malnourished and in poor health. The...
01/24/2019
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Proposal for flexibility in growth plan

The city of Kawartha Lakes has a growth plan proposal that puts less pressure on urban areas. MyKawartha reported, "The relaxed standards...
01/23/2019
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Tips for painting the cottage

Is 2019 the year you paint the cottage? Cottage Life put together a list of the five best paints for...
01/23/2019
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It’s cold in Kawartha Lakes!

It's January in Ontario and it is very cold! MyKawartha reported, "Very cold temperatures and moderate winds of 30km per hour...
01/21/2019
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Local business celebrates Kawartha Lakes

The Kawartha Sign & Pillow Co. is the perfect place to buy cottage decor! First of all, we love supporting local...
01/21/2019
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New year’s resolutions for the cottage

Did you make any resolutions this year? It's not too late! If you didn't make any because you couldn't think...
01/21/2019
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Winter is a fun time to try fat biking

It's easy to feel cooped up in the winter time, especially for those that enjoy outdoor activities in the warmer...
01/20/2019
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Warning on ice safety from Kawartha Lakes Fire Service

The Kawartha Lakes Fire Service has an important message - if your pet goes through the ice do not attempt...
01/20/2019
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How to release that rusted bolt

When you live on the lake, hardware can get rusty sometimes! It's no problem, though. You can loosen a rusted...
01/20/2019
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How to safely drive on a frozen lake

During the winter many lakes freeze enough to drive on, but there are important safety precautions to take. Remember to...
01/18/2019
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Staying warm with inexpensive window hack

We love winter in Kawartha Lakes, but it sure can get cold! If you don't have it in the budget to...
01/17/2019
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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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