Monday, December 10, 2018

Blogmas Day 10: Cottage Trip in the Winter

Hello Friends,


I hope you are doing well. This weekend I went with Liam and his friends to a cottage for a couple of days. They found a cottage in Gravenhurst, which is a town in the Muskoka Region of Ontario, Canada. It was very spacious and cozy, and it was such a perfect spot for us to hang out for the weekend. There were so many different pieces of art and things to discover in the cottage. In our room for example, there were three different wooden bird houses on the wall and some burlap sack pieces hanging up. In some other rooms there was a secret hiding place made with wood and a loft area to sleep in that you can climb up into. I really like the creativity that was put into the decor of the cottage.

In the living room there were pieces of wooden planks nailed to the wall. Past guests of the cottage had written many messages on the pieces over the years. I forgot to take a photo of it, but I wrote Lisa heart Liam in red. Many of our friends also wrote messages on the wooden pieces.









 I read Girl, Wash Your Face by Rachel Hollis while at the cottage on our second day there. We had a lot of time to relax and do what we wanted. I read, worked on a puzzle, played pool, played darts, and air hockey. I also had a nice long nap too.


The view of the frozen lake with the blue skies from the back windows and door was beautiful and so picturesque.


 The evening views were equally lovely to look at. 



The front of the cottage


The back of the cottage, view from the edge of the lake


In the evenings, We spent a lot of time hanging out inside by the fireplace, eating, drinking, and playing games. I had a good time hanging out there with friends. It was especially nice at Christmas and there was a Christmas tree lit up in the corner of the living room area of the cottage.


I loved having the fire lit at all times too it added so much warmth and I loved watching the fire dancing around and sparking when more wood was added to it.



Liam and I hanging out on a chair the first night

Thank you for visiting my blog today! I am having fun posting everyday for blogmas and thank you for coming along for the journey. Please visit again tomorrow for another blogmas post which will be an update on my knitting and reading progress. Please let me know if there is something you want me to talk about or if you are also posting for blogmas on your blog. Also let me know in the comments below if you have gone to a cottage in the Winter and if you prefer or would prefer going to the cottage in the Winter or Summer better.

Have a great day!


2 comments:

  1. What a beautiful place to hang out and relax. It is nice to have one weekend to just pause and enjoy - during the busy Christmas season.

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  2. such a cute place to chill and enjoy the winter vistas! I love the tree and the views from the home!

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