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Summer Cabin Recipes

Summer cabin meals are better alfresco.
By Lisa Readie Mayer

Summer calls for a good, old-fashioned picnic. Sure, you can pack one to-go for a day on the boat or a hike in the woods, but there’s no need to even venture beyond the cabin compound. Whether you simply lay a blanket on the grass, spread a […]

Fresh, Fish Recipes for the Cabin

No fish story, this fresh-catch feast is fast, easy and delicious.
By Lisa Readie Mayer

Whether you caught it yourself, or reeled it in from the supermarket, a catch-of-the-day dinner is the perfect ending to a fun day of boating. Fish is low in fat and calories, high in protein, rich in vitamins and minerals, and super […]

Cabin Potluck

Bringing together great people & great recipes at the cabin potluck.
By Julie Kuczynski

About an hour outside of Washington, D.C., by way of Interstate 66, a family cabin named Camp Davis sits just a few miles short of Shenandoah National Park in Virginia. “Back roads leave the highway behind, turning and twisting up Blue Mountain, over […]

Delicious Recipes for Brunch at the Cabin

Delicious recipes to make on weekend mornings at the cabin.
Surprise your mother at the cabin by whipping up one of these recipes, or enjoy these comforting dishes anytime you miss her cooking!

The recipes here are from the book “Mother’s Best: Comfort Food That Takes You Home Again,” by chef Lisa Schroeder with food writer Danielle […]

Summer Cabin Recipes: Grilling Hot Dogs

9 tips on how to be top dog at the grill this summer with these new, fun hot dog recipes.
By Kristine Hansen

Lean, low-fat chicken breasts might be my go-to grilled meal, but sometimes what I really crave is the comfort of a yummy, old-fashioned hot dog. On those days, a snappy, juicy, slightly spicy frankfurter, […]

Burgers Star in Cabin Cookouts

Here’s how to take your burger from ho-hum to haute cuisine!

As gourmet as grilling has become, the humble hamburger is still the No. 1 food to cook over the coals. This iconic American classic is ideal cabin fare because it shines equally as a no-fuss dinner for two, or as a yummy, hearty crowd-pleaser that’s […]

Rhubarb Regale Recipes

Treat your taste buds by adding rhubarb to the cabin menu.
You’ve probably tried rhubarb in pies and in other delectable sweets, or even indulged in a full glass of rhubarb wine on occasion, but the recipes presented here will encourage you to try it in new and exciting ways. The plant has a rich history […]

Quick & Easy Gourmet Recipes

Recipes for your home away from home for the holidays.
A cabin getaway to escape the hustle and bustle of the holiday season might be the best present you can give yourself and your family, and it can be a nice tradition to start. The food should be just like the mood there: warm and cozy, […]

Recipes for Holidays at the Cabin

Make it fancy without fussing.
By Lisa Readie Mayer

For many families, holiday time is cabin time. It’s an opportunity to gather with our favorite people in our favorite place, and renew the traditions that bind us together. But, whether those traditions include a snowy trek for the perfect tree or an annual pajama-clad screening of “It’s […]

The Tastes of Fall

Harvest the great taste of apples & autumn vegetables.
By Lisa Readie Mayer

Sure, summer’s great and all, but many of us have been secretly longing for fall. We’ve been craving cabin weekends with a little crispness in the air, an extra blanket at night and the comfort of a cozy wool sweater. It’s not that we […]