Industrial or homey? To build the cottage of their dreams, a husband and wife use teamwork to bring together their disparate visions.Whose Island Is It Anyway?
When the development demon comes calling, is the only good cottager the one who's already there?Sweet Refuge
For these women, an unassuming cottage on a quiet river is a place to slip between the unbearable past and an insecure future.All Its Glory
Fresh, ripe, and always surprising, the midsummer tomato is making the most of its moment in the sun.What's Going On Down There?
Does your basement or crawl space suffer from mould, poor ventilation, or water damage? Time to call Dr. Damp.Escape to Barbecue Island
Build our grillside work centre, create space for food prep and tool storage, and kiss your free time goodbye.
My favourite tipple; Vintage Playmates for rent; Don't ask Zim!; From China to the lake; BBQ reads; Have a Galileo moment; Reporter; Download a book or pick one up; Follow that blue raven
Your shoreline may be built on Crown land—and payment is due.
Moss, lichen on wood; highway paving; permits for a new dock; succession
Make your guests more comfortable: Plan ahead with these 13 organizing tips.Hit List
Friendly fishingDIY Weekend Mason
Paving stonesSaturday Project
Cribs repurposedJob Jar
Nuts-and-bolts chess setGreat Inventions
Wood cart; this fly swatter's a keeperA royal tour
After a Mexican winter, monarchs fly north to fortify their numbers.Off duty
Relax, you're at the cottage.