Making Firelighters

I have been making some nice herby firelights but first, Continue reading


Making – not much today

This photo just about sums up the total of any making I have managed today – a fire!


The cats enjoyed it.   I have tagged this post with ‘energy saving’ because the wood is from some trees we had cut down a couple of years ago that have been drying out since then and are now ready to burn.  The wood burner is the only heating we have had this afternoon and this evening and we have been quite cosy.   Thank goodness we are having a fairly mild autumn so far.  We are, I realise, very lucky to have a supply of wood to manage which helps keep energy bills down. Continue reading