In each issue of Cottage Life you'll find answers to your cottage questions, delicious recipes, design ideas, and stories of other interesting cottagers and some wildlife too



Eat, Drink, and be Lazy
By Jane Rodmell

Here's how to entertain at the cottage and hardly lift a finger. By Jane Rodmell and Ann Vanderhoof.

The Battle for Rowntree Beach

A lawsuit, an old surveyor's line, and an object lesson in how relations between cottagers and locals can turn bad.

Sails Pitch

Tempted to add a sailboat to your cottage fleet? A guide to choosing a dinghy that's right for you, your family, and your cottage.

Second Time Lucky
By Penny Caldwell

Buying a used boat can be a great way to pick up a bargain. Here's how to avoid the lemons and get yourself a honey of a deal.

Also in this issue

Romance at the cottage
Catch-and-release fishing
Real estate: Loon Lake and Grass Lake
Summer theatre guide
Landscaping your shoreline

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