Here's a stellar tidbit that combines marital advice in the cracking theme of this week's Autumn Daybook:
"Always remember, the best cure for a hot head and a cold house: splitting wood. Do it as often as necessary."
(from How to Build a Fire: and other handy things your grandfather knew )
Summer 2012, upstate NY
p.s., WEAR PROPER SHOES WHILE WIELDING AN AXE!