An evening by the fire

“Chop your own wood and it will warm you twice.” -Henry Ford

We hate having to be inside; but if we  must, you can find us next to a fire.


One cold evening, we loaded up a bag of kindling and enough logs to last a couple hours. The secret to starting a cozy and strong fire? Pine cones dipped in paraffin. In addition to being a great fire starter, they also make great presents.

Paraffin-diped pine cones make great fire starters

With no shortage of firewood,  we enjoyed watching the fire with family and friends.

Dogs enjoy evenings with fire, too.


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