Toronto Fashion Week Re-imagined

The first sign that it’s back to work and time to get down to business is the ready to wear shows are kicking off today. The first is in Toronto and it’s a reimagined Toronto Fashion Week with new owners and location (Yorkville), billed as a Festival of Fashion and Culture and featuring international design stars […]

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Eclipse in Muskoka

“Mama always told me not to look into the sights of the sun” and The Boss had that right. In addition to not looking at the eclipse yourself, please keep your pets inside this afternoon. The eclipse here should be over at 3:46 p.m. Watching CNN will get you all the live coverage you need of this […]

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The great cottage clean up

After many weekends of packed cottages full of guests, you know when you’ve got to do a major clean up. Here are some great, easy and environmentally friendly ways to clean up and get ready for the next onslaught. 1)      Clean fireplace doors with ashes To clean the smoky, burnt on residue from […]

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