Cottage Life West will help you enjoy life at the cabin even more with fun and informative articles on everything from how-to projects to inspirational design ideas.
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The Koesters go back six generations at Lumsden Beach, Sask., and they’ve come a long way from their Methodist beginnings.
Confused about sunscreen? Here’s what you really need to know to keep your family safe this summer.
Sometimes it’s easier to build multiple cottages at the same time. Four unique Manitoba cabins—and the man who made them.
Cottaging isn’t just for dogs. Let’s all celebrate our boat-riding, canoe-tripping, nature-loving, mouse-banishing feline companions.
Learn to wakesurf; reporter; first aid tips for parents; get to know Greig Lake, Sask.; The Great Canadian Egg Toss; are bugs’ ears really cute? Are loons crazy? We’ll be the judge of that.
Whittle a walking stick; tie a rope handle; a patriotic dock invention; a tip for hooking up a trailer; sliding barn doors; sonotube trick; how to install a zipline; upgrades for your fluorescent lights.
Easy, ready-to-travel salads; boil an egg the right way; delicious pepper stout beef; how to use up your leftover chipotle; sexy Italian cocktails; Chinese green onion pocket appetizer.
How to spoil a cat: take kitty to the cabin with you!
Mail from our readers.
Noisy neighbours, smelly water, building permits, principal residence, dead tadpoles.
Lyme disease is spreading. How to protect yourself and your family.
Something is bugging Zim. Oh, yeah: it’s the bugs.
Brush up on your painting skills before your next DIY project: you really can paint almost anything.
The female black widow spider is venomous—and a tender mother.
Photos from our readers.