When hibernation ends

That was the winter of my discontent. No, seriously. The worst. And I’ve lived through winters of frozen pipes, leaks in the roof, septic back up…Ok, it was ONE of the winters of my discontent. In a way I wish I had posted weekly, nay, daily to illustrate the hideous winter, but then I might […]

Another BELL update

Yep. Just when I think I’m in the clear, Bell strikes again. For those who don’t know the back story, you can read about it here. Y’all caught? Ok then. My Bell bill arrived this week. You know, the one that was to be half of what it used to be because of the offer […]

I sort of feel like I’m cheating on you

And I’m very sorry. I think I’ve mentioned that I started a podcast this year. It is taking up a lot of my creative time. Which leaves less time to produce Top Quality Content™ for my Stewart Lake pals. Shame on me. Especially since there’s been so much going on…besides the horrors of my Bell […]

Bell telephone ftw…ish

Oh those geniuses at Bell have done it again. Here’s what happened. As I try to save money – a contractor needs to be like the woodland creatures, and squirrel things away for dark days – I went over all my bills. I noticed that I was paying Bell $145 a month for my cottage […]

So much top quality content™

I know I know I know! This was supposed to be a lovely diary of sort of life up at the cottage. Full time, through thick and thin, through hot and cold flashes… Well, as you know, I’ve had to split my time between the glorious cottage on Stewart Lake, and the dirty old town, […]

Guilty pleasures

Sometimes a summer weekend comes and you find yourself at someone else’s cottage on a different lake. And it feels like you’re cheating on your partner, or lying to your best friend. That happened last weekend. And what a weekend to pass up on! It was the Stewart Lake Annual Buckeye BBQ, including music by […]