Firewood for the Hearth

Tips on types of wood for firewood, chimney upkeep, and how much firewood to store.

Rural Heating With Wood

Heating the rural farmhouse with propane is outrageously expensive. We are learning the art and science of heating with wood ... sometimes the hard way!

The Rhythm of Work

Country life isn't always easy, but it has great rewards. Hard work brings a deep sense of peace and contentment.