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May 2010

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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. 
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Cabin Living
Capturing the Moment
How to take that perfect picture.

pg. 9
Clips & Tips
Insurance: Read this before you buy!
Bookshelf: Two great titles about Maine.
Skipper Test: Test YOUR knowledge!
Bird Watch: Broad-winged hawk.
Cool Stuff: Hot new fishing gear.
Summer Drink: Lynchburg lemonade.
Pets: Dangerous plants in your garden.
Wakeboarding: The latest innovations.
Photo Tip: Preserving precious memories.

pg. 10
What is it? Here’s expert advice to help you shred some waves.

pg. 16
Man vs. Nature vs. Muskie.

pg. 18
Wild Things: A closer, gentler look at this fearsome predator.

pg. 19
Best Pontoon Boats
Four fine, floating fun pads for your place.

pg. 22
Hold on to Your Shoreline
These 15 DIY techniques for controlling erosion can be fantastically effective.

pg. 24
Living the Dream
A family takes “rustic” to a whole new level.

pg. 27
Canoeing Basics
Make paddling easier – and ensure your sense of humor and friendship with your copilot remain intact.

pg. 28
Brunch! It’s everyone’s favorite. Wow your guests with this egg-cellent dish.

pg. 30
Grill Master
The North against the South in a BBQ battle! With recipes for:
North Carolina Barbequed Pork on the Grill & N.C. Red Barbeque Sauce.

pg. 32
Cabin Home
Defying Definition
This log home, brimming with personality, is a wonderful mix of styles.

pg. 35
Clips & Tips
Cool Stuff: What’s new in comfy deck seating.
My Cabin: A dream come true, LaCrosse, Wis. 
Insurance: Beyond homeowners coverage – tips for renting & water damage problems.
Generators: Avoid this danger.

pg. 36
Dreams on Paper
Home Plans: Distinctive comfort.
pg. 40
Landscaping for Privacy & Security
There’s more to securing your place than deadbolt locks and alarms.

pg. 41
COVER STORY
Going Green:
Tips from an award-winning, eco-friendly mountain home.

pg. 44
DIY: The result is a beautiful, functional spot to relax and enjoy the scenery.

pg. 49
Featured Getaway: A well-traveled couple brings their ideas home to create a stunning retreat.

pg. 52
Rustic Décor & Design
A sampling of Maine cabin country art.

pg. 56
Real Estate: Selling? Ensure your precious retreat finds the perfect new family.
pg. 59
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From the Deck
pg. 6
General Delivery
pg. 7
Questions & Answers
pg. 8
Premiere Properties
pg. 61
Real Estate Directory
pg. 61
Marketplace & Country Store
pg. 62
Classifieds
pg. 64
Featured Advertisers Index
pg. 65
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