So, I have a confession to make.

I am not gourmet cook! I can cook an average meal. It isn’t terrible but it is certainly not going to win me any awards. I can get by in the kitchen but could certainly do with some help cooking a delish meal.

So, with that said, I decided to try out one of those meal subscription box services. The first one up to the plate?

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***I received two nights stay at Lakes of Wasaga Cottage and RV Resort from Parkridge***

The sun is shining. The air is warm. And the beach is just a few minutes down the road.

My family and I recently had the pleasure of staying in one of the rustic cabins of Parkridge’s Lakes of Wasaga Cottage and RV Resort. It was a perfect weekend for it. It was hot and sunny…the perfect combination for a weekend at Wasaga. 

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Imagine, six people, staying in a one bedroom, one bathroom for nearly two weeks.

Do you have a firm image in your mind?

I recently traveled to San Diego with my family (two parents, two teen/tween kids). We have friends meet us there. All six of us met up at our one bedroom, one bathroom condo rental.  Yup, having that many people in such a small space can be more than a little challenging.

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Muskoka in the summer is beautiful.

The sun. The trees. The lakes. The dock living!

I am very grateful that I have a summer cottage to stay at when we are in Muskoka but you don’t need to stay the night to enjoy its beauty. It is close enough to much of the GTA that in a few hours drive you are in the heart of Muskoka. For our family it is about a 3-hour drive…because you know,

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