Many fires are caused each year by wood ash being improperly collected and stored. Wood ash should always be collected into an empty metal container (Amazon), after being allowed to cool fully. I have used wood ash often enough to believe it is this versatile. If you are looking for something to do with all […]
If you are new to wood stoves but understand their usefulness and want to install one use this handy guide to know what to do step by step!
Tips and tricks I’ve learn about cooking on a wood stove after spending an entire winter cooking every meal on one!
Have you ever wondered what it takes you cut all of your own firewood for the winter? Now you can find out as I share my experiences during our first winter in Northern Wisconsin!
While I would do a lot to get my hands on an excalibur dehydrator, they are expensive and use a lot of electricity. Until I have the means to get one, I’ve been experimenting with alternative methods of dehydrating food and herbs. I haven’t had much luck simply air drying many herbs, so I’m always […]
Wood burning stoves are a great way to stay warm in the winter without being reliant on outside utility providers. You can use them to heat an entirely off grid house, as ambiance or anything in between. They do need a little bit of maintenance, so before the weather gets cold make sure your wood […]