Recreation | Living the Country Life


Recreation ideas for country living, including backyard games and outdoor fun.


Today is an excuse to kick back and relax-- it's National...
This artist and builder brings childhood fantasies to life with her hand-designed, backyard playhouses for all to enjoy.
This builder brings childhood fantasies to life with her elaborate...
Yamaha rolls out a new utility side-by-side.
Share your beautiful yard with friends this summer by hosting a party!
It's mushroom hunting season! Spring brings these tasty morsels...


Stay close to shorelines for the best discoveries.
Protect your kids from farm hazards by creating a safe play area for...
Ever wonder what might go "bump in the night" in your...
Check out how Carol and Les Wear built their backyard garden oasis.
A Washington couple transformed a yard made of clay and gravel into a...

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