If we can be honest for a second, let me start by saying that fire is super-cool; something about it makes us feel safer, happier, and of course warmer. Fire was a huge development in our evolution as it protected us from predators, illuminated the darkness, and changed the way our ancestors ate. Over countless generations we also learned the dangers posed by fire if left uncontrolled. Here are three ways that controlled fire is still used by modern people to warm, cook, and entertain.
Burn Baby, Burn
A fire pit is perhaps one of the easiest ways to utilize outdoor space. It provides an area for friends and families to get away from all of the screens in our lives. Something about fire draws people together and connects us with our ancestors who did the same. Whether building (more…)
08 Jan 2016