Update!

I did a post several weeks back on a praying mantis I discovered at The Cottage. I’m excited to report ...
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We’re safe!

Did you know many of the ingredients in common household cleaning products have been linked to asthma, cancer, reproductive disorders, ...
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It’s that time of year

Yes, it is. We're busy unpacking boxes of lights, decorations and even building a gingerbread house. The Cottage is getting ...
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Eat more pie? Well of course, silly.

No Thanksgiving would be complete without an extra slice of your favorite. Norm's Market and Duarte’s Tavern in Pescadero has ...
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See ya later, Willy!

Willy left The Cottage this morning for a much-needed vacation! We were sad to see him go. He had a ...
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Meet Our New Employee!

Willy, the welcomer. He'll be greeting all our guests as they drive up the driveway. And, his first day on ...
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Iconic Horseshoes

Horseshoes, An American Classic Even though summer doesn't officially start until a few weeks, Memorial Day weekend seems to always ...
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No cheery song here!

American Robins are common sights across North America. The bird is popular for their warm orange breast, cheery song, and ...
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Luck be a lady (Bug) tonight….

When winter arrives, so do the ladybugs. They come in through small cracks around the windows and doorways in older ...
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More Rainy Day Fun On The Coastside (Part 2)

Nothing can be more of a bummer than when you have your day planned for outside fun in the sun ...
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