10 Fall Vegetables and Fruits to Cook with this Season

Wake up cabin taste buds with the unmistakeable flavors of these 10 fall vegetables and fruits

3 Fall White Wines Perfect for Your Next Large Event

These three fall white wines are not only affordable (perfect for hosting a large group) but tey also deliver interesting flavor notes.

15 Products You Need for Your Grill

15 hot new porducts for grill masters and outdoor chefs

Cabin Happy Hour: How to Cook with Craft Beer

We break down how to cook with craft beer and infuse those flavors into your cabin meals

Crack Open a Cold One: 3 Porter Beers Great for Cool Nights

After a day of work at the cabin and to help settle into a cool evening, pull out a sultry, full-bodied porter beer.
Bonus: it’s a perfect pairing with grilled meats, including a hearty steak. Porters also marry well with desserts, particularly if there’s chocolate involved. Similar to any of the imported porters or stouts – […]

Gather Round the Fire Pit

Continue your outdoor fun into the evening hours by adding firelight to your open-air space.
By Julie Kuczynski

Cabin days can sometimes play out with everyone going in their own direction, whether that be sunning on the beach, fishing on the water, hiking in the woods, or cozying up with a good read. One thing that I […]

5 Paths to an Affordable Outdoor Kitchen

You can create a deluxe food prep, grilling & entertaining space on your deck or patio without breaking the bank.

By Lisa Readie Mayer

Remember when a cookout at the cabin meant firing up the hibachi and gathering around the redwood picnic table? Today that scenario is often replaced by a state-of-the-art outdoor kitchen.

More than just a […]

Tips for Holiday Hosting at the Cabin

Stress less and help your cabin guests feel welcome when hosting over the holidays with these tips.
Compiled by Emily Hare

Remember when you invited the whole family to your cabin for the holidays? It seemed like a great idea at the time, but now you’re starting to have your doubts: “How will I feed 20-plus people?” […]

Light Up Your Winter Outdoors

Try out one or all five of these ideas when entertaining at your cabin.
Story by Linda Kast
Photos & Styling by Lisa Bergman

When snow-covered landscapes draw you outside, make the most of your cabin terrain by decorating an outdoor room with seasonal sparkle. Without spending a fortune, you can warm the hearts of skiers, skaters, snowmobilers […]

Comforting Soup & Stew Recipes

On a cold, drizzly day, there’s nothing more comforting than a homemade soup or stew. Coming from a family of anglers and hunters, I’ve learned to celebrate their returns by creating unique recipes in their honor. I also find great pleasure in cooking some of my family’s cabin standards. Grandmothers are good for magically turning […]