Polyurethane and soot creates an interesting Dalmatian effect removed only by something stronger than soap and water.
Sweet friends watched my kids today while I put a coat of polyurethane on eight stools. Then tonight I cleaned the chimney. And then I searched for paint thinner.
A homeschooling mother of nine, ages 17 and under, I chronicle life, laughs, struggles, and lessons learned as I raise a larger-than-most sized family and try to laugh about the craziness.