Why own a cottage resort business?!

Since Steve and I acquired Lake Edge Cottages, we have been asked on several occasions, “Why”? It’s not the kind of thing you wake up in the morning and say, “Let’s run a cottage resort business!” What you need to know about the Wildfong family is that we enjoy exploring and being outdoors. We spent […]

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Garbage Isn’t Garbage Anymore

Our garbage stream at Lake Edge has changed this year. It seems that garbage will be almost non-existent in an attempt by our township, to extend the life of it’s landfill. Our township has mandated clear garbage bags for collection to stop recyclables from ending up in the dump and a long list of compostable […]

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Walking Aimlessly?

We’re halfway through our busy season and I feel pooped. That got me to wonder how far do I walk in a day. Now, we don’t have a smartphone (gasp!) nor a Fitbit, but we do have an old fashioned pedometer that counts your steps. Now, this pedometer isn’t analog but digital, so you can […]

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Remembering Bailey the Mooch Pooch

Our first dog Bailey, born in a backyard in Toronto, found heaven when we moved to Lake Edge Cottages 20 years ago.  She had the roam of the property and was in charge of guest relations. When we would call her home we would often find her sticking her nose out the screen door of […]

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Our Travel First Aid Kit

The holidays are over and it is time for Pam and I to take our annual vacation. Here are a few items we take along to manage ailments while away. HUGE DISCLAIMER: I am not a doctor of animals or humans. The information in this blog is based on experience, reference materials and the advice […]

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