October 2010

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
nature's color show
Here’s how to take that perfect fall photo.

pg. 9
clips & tips
Bookshelf: The Last Empty Places; Every Day Was Special.
Bird Watch: Bluebirds.
Watermelons: A fun twist on a fall classic.
Cool Stuff: Innovative trolling motors.
Boating: Preparing for the off-season.
Pontoon Mania: Submit your pics!

pg. 10
When it comes to cabin chores, no good deed goes unpunished.

pg. 14
spruce up your yard
Easy fall prep that will make your spring clean-up a breeze.

pg. 16
Take your pick – these eight ATVs are trail-tested and cabin-perfect.

pg. 18
Pulling stumps: Here’s how to do it right – and have fun doing it.

pg. 20
best fishing boats
With these four fine craft, angling just got a lot easier.

pg. 22
Want to experience the fun of barefoot skiing? Learn how from a pro.

pg. 24
living the dream
Discovering the unexpected joys of lake life.

pg. 27
quick & easy gourmet
Hearty harvest soups!
with recipes for:
Creamy Pumpkin Soup,
Butternut Squash, Bacon & Wild Rice Soup.

pg. 28
grill master
A thriving garden makes for a thrilling dinner.
with a recipe for:
Sage-stuffed Pork Chops.

pg. 30
Please take the new reader survey!
(It follows page 26.)
Cabin Home
for the love of a view
How far would you go for that perfect cabin property with an oustanding vista?

pg. 33
clips & tips
My Cabin: Truly a sanctuary, Wernersville, Penn.
Bookshelf: Toward a Zero Energy Home.
Cool Stuff: 7 hot trends in fireplaces.

pg. 34
dreams on paper
Home Plans: This getaway is ideally suited for a walkout lot with a lake or mountain view.

pg. 37
11 tips for making your place more secure.
PLUS: Learn what burglars fear most!

pg. 38
Cover Story
Featured Getaway:
Life is always better at Firepoint.

pg. 40
Going Green: Build smart with these 5 energy-efficient strategies.

pg. 49
Ask the Contractor: Here’s how you can evict them if they take up residence at your place.

pg. 52
A couple builds a gorgeous, off-the-grid hideaway in North Carolina.

pg. 54
A sampling of cabin country art from the Southeast.

pg. 60
Home Building Resource Guide.
pg. 46
In Every Issue
from the deck
pg. 6
general delivery
pg. 7
questions & answers
pg. 8
pg. 62
country store
pg. 63
featured advertisers index
pg. 64
premiere properties, real estate directory and classifieds
pg. 65
lights out
cabin with a heart
pg. 66
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