Even so when we got up the thermometer in the lounge was still only 8'. With the fire opened up it didn't take long to get a bit warmer.
The wind was cold and the temperature didn't rise outside much.
brightly burning fire
So we spent much of the day inside. Tacet has been cleaned, polished and tidied inside. The oven is sparkling again, and been put to use again, baking peanut cookies, ginger cake and plum tart.
yummy warm food