Installing the Wood Burning Stove
#2 in a series of a misadventures in which all ends well.
We placed the new, used, and heavy wood burning stove at one side of our somewhat large fireplace.
Ok it’s huge.
It looked jus...
The first fire in the woodburning stove of the season has yet to happen.
Though if today’s weather is any indication, it won’t be long in coming…
Today was suddenly and surprisingly cold. Wind, rain, snow in the mountains.
It was ver...
Once upon a time I was attempting to add a log to the wood burning stove in order to heat my home and keep my children and myself from freezing to death during a long, hard winter when the wind whistled and the wolves howled.
Bringing Home the Wood Burning Stove
#1 in a series of a misadventures in which all ends well.
We have a wood burning stove.
It’s a nice stove. We bought it on ksl,com which is sorta like craigs.list, but not. So- it’s ...
The Rain of Ash In Our Family Room
I have mentioned the problems we’ve had with the wood burning stove in the past. Today I must add another entry to the saga.
The thing shot fire at us again.
Serious, tall, flames of fire.
Why the fires I build smoke and the fires Scott builds don’t.
#3 in a series of a misadventure in which all ends well. So far.
Honestly I think there is some trick to this wood burning stove he’s not telling me.
The day following ...
Oh my goodness it’s the first cold, rather snowy morning of the season
You’d think we’d been transported to the Antarctic. In our underwear.
It is truly not that cold here. It’s a balmy 63 degrees and with the proper clothing....
Feast of the Holy Family
Today is traditionally a Family Day.
Though in our busy world, enjoying a Family Day can be difficult!
This day my husband and eldest son are at work, CurlyTop is at a friends; only Little Bit, Girly Gir...
Despite the fact that it once shot foot high flames at me, I stand by my wood burning stove.
Here are nine reasons why:
~It makes the room more cozy.
~It is an excellent place to dispose of documents which should be shredded, (...
At Witt's End
In the Wild Wild West
Someone forgets to have the propane tank filled!
30 Year old Coleman Stove, umpteen thousand dollar brand new Wolf Range.
I don't even wanna think about how we're goin...