Monthly Archives: December 2015

Our New Earthen Oven – Part 4

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There is fire in the oven! The inaugural pizza fest is this Saturday and there will be another on January 2nd, the night before our Household Health Workshop. Over the past few days I began working on a new design … Continue reading

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Our New Earthen Oven – Part 3

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Today was a good day! The chimney is finished and we are pleased with everything so far. It is time for the first firing as I want to test the chimney and also to fire a small piece of my … Continue reading

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Our New Earthen Oven – Part 2

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We finally capped the dome! Working without a sand form in the interior didn’t prove to be too difficult. A simple form was made out of corrugated cardboard cut into the shape of the interior of the oven. We just … Continue reading

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Our New Earthen Oven – Part 1

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3 December I can almost taste the pizza from our new earth oven. I installed some round poles for support so I can have some storage area underneath for wood. Then I covered it all with medium size wood and … Continue reading

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