Laurie was such a welcoming, amazing host! It was such a pleasure having her and her fabulous animals next door. I stayed at the cottage with my kids and family friends. The children all loved feeding her chickens and petting and currying the donkey and horse. We all loved the fresh eggs for breakfast! The kitchen was well stocked with everything you needed. It was a pleasure to just sit with a good book and watch the river. My kids loved exploring the river banks and watching the birds. The location of the cottage was fantastic, close to hiking and to town. We plan to be back! Thanks so much, Laurie!