Time to cocoon

Changing leaves inspire changing things up. So, we scoured what’s out there and came up with an inspired edit of autumnal items for both the great outdoors and creative cottage cocooning.

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Escape to the country

A passive home in a beautiful setting on Eagle Lake lured Dana and Rose from Arizona for the good vibes of a four-season wonderland

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Solar power

After a year of anxiety, a sunny splash of colour will make you happy. Yellow also represents the light at the end of the tunnel. We can hope!

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Egg-cellent chickens

The hunt is on to find golden eggs. That is, golden-yolked, farm-fresh eggs from your own hens. What better place to make it happen than Ontario’s Cottage Country?

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Just add water

A pond can cool down your yard on a hot day, it never requires mowing and it will seldom require weeding.

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Let’s go outside

It’s the time of year when the great outdoors is looking even greater: days are longer, temperatures are on the rise and we’re spending more time alfresco, minus the woollies. With that in mind, here are some of our favourite fresh-air things.

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Good reads

There is nothing better than lazing away a summer afternoon with a good book and a cold drink. From travel and food, to suspense and mystery – with a side of romance – here are my picks for the summer of 2021.

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Ode to the humble egg

Ah, the modest egg. It thickens, leavens and emulsifies. It can be a garnish or a glaze. Or it can be the main event. It is, ultimately, cheap and cheerful!

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