June/July 2005

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. 
There can be big returns on rooms without walls — without increasing your taxes.
pg. 28
Beautiful, practical sundials can keep the time of day.
pg. 34
How to avoid the three most common mistakes.
pg. 38
Coming soon...
Cabin community developments are springing up across the country to meet the demand for no-maintenance getaways.
pg. 40
Photo tips
Get stunning results with a handful of special filters.
pg. 46
Yes! Another excuse to take out the canoe. Just 30 fun minutes per day will help keep you in shape.
pg. 48
Docks & boat lifts resource guide
Time for a new dock or boat lift? Start getting your information here.
pg. 53
Family Reunion: Every weekend is a mini-reunion.
pg. 6
Weekend project
Concrete Advice: Create a patio in four easy stages.
pg. 20
Sports & rec
Frustration or Fun: Matching water-skier to ski makes all the difference.
pg. 24
Fit for the cabin
Wild Dinnerware: Perfect plates for your table.
pg. 26
Grill master
The Perfect Burger: What's the secret? Check out the Zuni Technique.
pg. 64
Moveable feast
Campfire Treats: Quick! Easy! Fun! Banana boats, orange cakes and more.
pg. 70
Dock Tales: Money can't buy memories like these.
pg. 90
In Every Issue
From the deck
Outside and loving it. Tales from around the fire.
pg. 6
General delivery
Letters from Cabin Life, Cabin Living readers.
pg. 8
Questions & answers
Tree faces, cleaning dirty logs.
pg. 10
Clips & quips
Cool stuff for grilling, first-aid fashion, magnificent multi-tools and more.
pg. 12
Photo album
Photos from readers' favorite getaways.
pg. 72
Regional spotlight
Lake Wawasee, Indiana.
pg. 74
Have fun with cabin life
pg. 73
Premiere properties/real estate directory
pg. 75
Marketplace/country store
pg. 82
pg. 89
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