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margarita monday y'all!

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margarita monday y'all!

GUYS SUMMER'S NOT OVER YET!  Time to spice up this gloomy Monday! At Cottage Ready we are firm believers in the saying “it’s 5 o’clock somewhere” and what better way to celebrate that than with MARGARITAS! If you have ever met the owner of Cottage Ready, Kirsten aka Keeks, you already know her drink of choice is always a @casamigos classic marg. Traditionally, all you need is lime juice, triple sec, tequila, some salt to rim the glass and ice if you want it blended. But if you’re looking for some new and fun margarita recipes you came to the right...

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put THESE on your bucket list this summer!

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put THESE on your bucket list this summer!

Though Muskoka is known for its beautiful waters, never ending greenery and mesmerizing sunsets, believe us when we say it’s much more than a pretty place. This summer we want YOU to add these items to your Bucket List. From family attractions, to outdoor adventures, live entertainment, amazing food and so much more… Muskoka has it all and you’re going to want in on all of it.   Muskoka is famous for its beautiful waterways, rivers and lakes. Jump on a paddleboard and find out for yourself. Check out places like the Muskoka River, Oxtongue Lake and Algonquin Park, each...

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Our FAVE Summer Docktails

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Our FAVE Summer Docktails

Cottage season is time for relaxing and what better way to relax than by enjoying a few summer docktails. If you’re a cocktail fan looking for some new, fresh summer recipes to try, LOOK NO FURTHER. Here are some of our favourite summer drink finds.  Ginger-Peach Soda: This summer drink combines ½ a cup ginger-beer, 1 ounce peach schnapps and soda water. Whether you make a glass for one or a pitcher for many, this drink sure is a hit. Garnish your glass with a fresh peach slice and there you have it, a light and fruity beverage.   Berry-Frosé:...

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keepin' it healthy on a long weekend

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keepin' it healthy on a long weekend

Following a healthy eating plan can come so easy throughout the week when you are busy with work and have a routine to follow. But for most of us when Friday comes back around we tend to drink a few too many cocktails, indulge in sugary treats and skip the routine we follow on week days. Don’t get it twisted, there is nothing wrong with indulging but definitely within moderation. Here are some of our best tips for staying healthy over this upcoming July Long Weekend.   Eating breakfast everyday, keeps the doctor away   A healthy breakfast kick-starts your...

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SUP SUMMER

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SUP SUMMER

GUYS! There are only two days until summer officially begins, aka the PERFECT time to take a roadtrip. Whether it be a weekend with your significant other, your family or exploring with your besties, checkout this list of some important items that could make your weekend easier. Think of this as a mini vacation, who says you need to take an airplane? Pick a destination, follow the sun and start exploring.   Let’s begin with the most important roadtrip items, your driver’s license, car insurance, extra key, road side assistance membership and a spare tire. Having these items is critical...

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