I am the worst at starting a fire. There. I admitted it. My husband constantly scoffs at my attempts to start a fire without his assistance and it drives me crazy! I hate buying those fire starter logs because, come on, I'm trying to save money and warm our house with the fireplace, not spend … [Read more...] about Make Your Own Fire Starters
Last spring I learned about rocket stoves when a friend built one. Ladies, these things are fabulous! They're easy to build, but capable of producing a hot flame that you can cook over or use to heat up an area. You can even bake bread with a little modification. Knowing how to build one from bricks … [Read more...] about What is a Rocket Stove? Why Do I Need One?