Once the fire pit was complete and mostly dry, we had to have our first fire. Thankfully we had wood around the property so we could have a real fire. Lauren putting her years of Girl Scouts to the test.
Cathy and me supervising the kidlets and telling them what they are doing wrong.
No, do it this way.
Levi thinking it is a really big sand box.
Use this piece next.
See, like this.
What a beautiful set up.
Jake trying to explain just how things are supposed to be.
Cathy started the fire (sang to Billy Joe’s “We Didn’t Start the Fire”.)
It was windy and we think our wood may have been a wet.
There is a little bit of a fire.
Waiting for the fire to take off, waiting, waiting, waiting.
Waiting, waiting, waiting.
This just may be it!
See the wind blow the smoke into Thomas’ eyes.
I think the fire is well established.
We love a good fire.
The sun is in their eyes.
The photographer outs herself.
The view from the play set.
The younger kids enjoyed playing more than observing the fire.
Cleaning her hair with dirt?
Love the fire, can we make it bigger?
Why yes we can!
The entire raking and fire pit making crew.