Home & Garden
Harmony at home
With Georgian Bay in the backyard, a provincial park in the side yard and the escarpment in the front, this Blue Mountains home defines ideal location. More
French Charm
Nested within 25 acres of mature trees in Georgian Bluffs, this exquisite home was inspired by the French charm of northern Quebec lodges. When Roger and Melanie Kemble first purchased the lot, it was all trees. “It took two years of digging up to make the lot what it looks like today,” said Roger Kemble. More
Fit for function: Custom cabinetry for awkward spaces
Most homes have one—an awkward space that just isn't living up to its potential, that can't be solved with off-the-rack furniture. More
House of stories
House of stories
Stouffville Victorian is rich in personal and community history. Read More..
Home [away from home] for the holidays
Home [away from home] for the holidays
A little attention to your guest room can mean a more comfortable stay for your guests and a less hectic holiday for you. Read More..
The Best of both Worlds in Stroud
The Best of both Worlds in Stroud
Located in the historic village of Stroud in Innisfil, this elegant custom home offers the quiet of country living and easy access to the charms of city life. Read More..
A Simple Elegance
A Simple Elegance
After discovering a natural talent for interior design, this homeowner created a retreat for her family that has both élan and ease. Read More..
Cozy Perfection in Thornton
Cozy Perfection in Thornton
Exquisite styles mixed with sophisticated design elements create grand elegance throughout this Thornton home on 1.2 acres of land overlooking the Niagara escarpment. JJ and Trish Hochrein were fortunate to purchase this gem from an interior designer who put so much custom love into the home. Read More..
Beautiful Home, Beautiful Life
Beautiful Home, Beautiful Life
Designer Cyndie Jerome's home is part travelogue, part design experiment and a testament to the benefits of living with things that you love. Even perusing a single room of interior designer Cyndie Jerome's home quickly discloses two facts. Fact one: she is a traveller. Fact two: she loves to decorate with objects found on those travels. Read More..
Luxe Getaway - Above the Bay
Luxe Getaway - Above the Bay
High above Kempenfelt Bay, a family's cozy getaway has luxe looks, bountiful light and one of Barrie's best views. Read More..
Transformation  Embraces Charm, Design
Transformation Embraces Charm, Design
Built with love by a local resident many years ago, this French-style log cottage holds various interesting design elements. Many of which were carefully selected to uphold the unique characteristics of this home. Read More..
Backdrop Beauty
Backdrop Beauty
indow coverings are no longer a necessity just for added privacy or décor. Choosing the right product can help you reduce your heating and cooling costs for long-term energy savings. To get the latest on window covering trends, GoodLife spoke with the team at Complete Blinds in Barrie. Read More..
Creating Privacy
Creating Privacy
When it comes to creating privacy in the garden, homeowners are no longer satisfied with a fence around the property line. For many years, that five-foot fence with the piece of lattice on top combined with a few strategically placed trees was the default method for creating visual separation from the neighbours. Read More..
Miracle at McConkey Place
Miracle at McConkey Place
After 20-plus years, this family home was ready for a renovation. But who knew paint, planning and a professional interior designer would transform it? Read More..
Little Prairie House on the Bay
Little Prairie House on the Bay
Even with Georgian Bay shimmering before it instead of wheat fields, this Frank Lloyd Wright Prairie-style house is right at home on the beach. Read More..
A Home For All Seasons
A Home For All Seasons
A window ringed aerie nestled in acres of orchards, Hill House has unlimited views of the changing seasons, Georgian Bay and the travels of the Sun and Moon. Read More..
At home on Roberts Bay
At home on Roberts Bay
When longtime Muskoka Realtors Bob and Marnie Clarke decided to make cottage country their home, building their own place came naturally. Read More..
Luxe Log Cabin in the Woods
Luxe Log Cabin in the Woods
Once the site of an historic Muskoka hotel, Montcalm Point is now home to a traditional log cottage with upscale style. Read More..