March 2011

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
Outdoor Activities
Cabin lovers resist the call of the couch.

pg. 9
Clips & Tips
Bookshelf: The Book of Leaves, The Decoy Artist.
Skipper Test: Test your knowledge.   
Cool Stuff: Wet & wild water toys!
Yard & Garden: Deer-resistant shrubs.
Patio Furniture: Caring for your cedar patio furniture.
Fun & Games: One powerful puzzle.
Safety: Animal crossing.

pg. 10
A young man learns a lesson about life and family from an old walking stick.

pg. 15
Photo Album
10 great photos of dogs at the cabin.

pg. 16
A closer look at a majestic soaring predator.

pg. 18
Four perfect paddlers for your cabin.

pg. 20
Recent advances in boat lifts put your mind – and muscles – at ease.

pg. 22
Photo Contest Winners
This year’s winners capture everything we love about life at the cabin.

pg. 27
Grill Master
Grill a great meal, whether you’re hunting at the cabin or gathering in the freezer section.
With recipes for: Spicy Grilled Quail with Bacon, Tender Grilled Cornish Game Hens.

pg. 34
Grilled Wild Pheasant with Honey Mustard
Quick & Easy Gourmet
An easy, delicious one pot meal. With recipes for:
Andouille Red Beans & Rice, Popovers.
pg. 36
Living the Dream
A cabin journal packed full of memories.

pg. 38
Cabin Home
What's Your Cabin Style?
How do you define your cabin look and décor?

pg. 39
Clips & Tips
My Cabin: Cabin at River’s Bend,Northwest Michigan.
Building or Remodeling: Do you have plans? Bookshelf: Welcoming Home.
Cool Stuff: 5 fun & affordable hot tubs, spas & saunas.
Water Solutions: Boost your pressure.
Surge Protection: 5 things you must know.

pg. 40
Dreams on Paper
Home Plans: This stunning, rustic two-story cabin has unsurpassed outdoor spaces.
PLUS: Same plan, different look!

pg. 44
Going Green: Three solar projects to make your cabin more energy-efficient.

pg. 46
This cabin was lovingly built around family treasures.

pg. 50
Floor plans of the Cabin Built on Tradition
Decorating with yard sale treasures, antiques and family hand-me-downs.

pg. 55
DIY: Save money and do less work while protecting your cabin for years to come.

pg. 58
How do you pass along your cabin to  future generations? Find out here.

pg. 61
In Every Issue
From the Deck
pg. 6
General Delivery
pg. 7
Questions & Answers
pg. 8
pg. 63
Country Store
pg. 64
Featured Advertisers Index
pg. 65
Real Estate & Classifieds
pg. 65

a very funny video-worthy moment

pg. 66
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