Is it cold and wet where you are? It is here in Sausalito and we just love it. When it's like this it's so tempting to light up a fireplace isn't it? Except do you know it's terrible for the environment? It really is. The NY Times had an article about that here.
Anyway, we love the idea of using firewood as decoration though. It's so organic (so overused, we know), but it just adds warmth to a room without having the hassles and expenses, you know?
Here are a couple of pictures: