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This is artisan heaven – starting the day at the Blacksmith Shop at 1910 Ironworks and forging in fire your own fire poker, twisted skewer or ‘S’ hook in a 3 hour workshop. 99 more words

Self Sufficiency And Sustainability

Next step for Blacksmithing class..

I have taught a few classes now of the basic class. They have been going well and I plan on stepping up the advertising for them now that I have gotten rid of the migraines. 322 more words

No Spend February

We made 3. major achievements this month! 1. We paid off the truck!

So, we are officially vehicle payment free! Of course last month, instead of putting more money towards the house or the solar panels, I needed new tires for my car. 482 more words


Since I was a kid I was always interested in ancient cultures, and one of my favorite civilization were the Vikings. I am also 1/4 Scandinavian so I grew up with my grandma flying the Norwegian flag in her backyard, and being introduced to different Scandinavian foods, and treats growing up. 307 more words


Looking for redemption

As any of you that have been following our blog will know, I was on the History Channel show Forged In Fire last year.

I have been smithing now for a few years. 428 more words

Take advantage of the weather

That’s what I did today. We had sunshine and it was pretty balmy out so I decided it would be a good day to pull out my forge and anvil and beat some steel into submission. 692 more words


Spinning honey and melting beeswax

Last weekend we spent a lot of time harvesting the honey from the hives that didn’t make it through the winter. It’s sad, but needed done. 302 more words