October/November 2006

Cabin Life brings you the joy of cabin, cottage and lakehome living with ideas, information, and inspiration for your special place. Gorgeous photos, beautiful cabins, renovation ideas, delicious recipes and fun weekend projects are only a few of the things you'll receive in every issue of Cabin Life magazine. 
Cabin Living
Visit an outdoor hideaway that's as beautiful as it is secluded.
pg. 26
You've got questions, we've got answers — the idiosyncracies of log homes.
pg. 34
Are they hard to build? Get a mortgage? Insure? We set the record straight.
pg. 36
Learn how to turn a plain hearth into a stunning river rock showpiece.
pg. 38
Less work, more fun! This low-maintenance retreat is full of inspiration.
pg. 40
Home building resource guide
Thinking of constructing a cabin or adding on? Start your search here.
pg. 42
12 great ideas for creative gifts anyone can make — even the glue gun challenged.
pg. 48
Cabin Home
Clips and quips
Keep the Mud Out: A bootjack you can make.
Uh-Oh: When a boat gets frozen in.
ATV Roundup: The right one for you.
Turkey Talk: Rounding out the meal.
My Cabin: Peek inside readers' getaways.
Wild Birds: Choose the right feeder.
Cool Stuff: Recall these vintage games?
Announcing: Grill Master recipe contest.
pg. 12
Sooner or Later: Can a sewer line help keep your lake clean?
pg. 20
My Hardware Store: Wouldn't you rather do business where everyone knows your name?
pg. 23
Cruising Out of Summer: Tips for getting your boat — and you — ready for winter.
pg. 24
Grill master
Eight simple rules for grilling a perfect turkey every time. With recipes for:
Southwestern-Spice Grilled Turkey
Tomatillo Salsa
Southwestern Sweet Potato Salad

pg. 52
Extended Warranty: You'd love to buy a boat from this cabin neighbor!
pg. 74
In Every Issue
From the deck
Fire Up Your Grill: Do you have a winning recipe?
pg. 6
General delivery
Letters from Cabin Life, Cabin Living readers.
pg. 8
Questions & answers
pg. 10
Photo album
Photos from readers' favorite getaways.
pg. 56
Premiere properties/real estate directory
pg. 57
Marketplace/country store
pg. 66
pg. 72
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