Floating on powder

This has been an interesting winter for weather, with massive snowfalls in December followed by a January thaw that went on for weeks, followed by some gorgeous powder in February. Snowmobilers and skiers have had some frustrating times with icy slopes and closed trails for much of January. But no matter what kind of snow […]

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Growing Cottage Food in containers

With our shallow soil and our short growing season, gardeners at the cottage have always loved to use containers for big impact planting. Window boxes, planters on the deck, hanging baskets on a deep porch – is there anything more ‘Classic Muskoka’? And while there’s always a place for ornamental plants, an increasing number of […]

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