Kyle Richards can rock a red carpet and high dive in style. But one thing the "Real Housewives of Beverly Hills" star doesn't look glamorous doing? Lighting her fireplace.

While preparing for a get-together with castmate Adrienne Maloof, it took Kyle three tries to get the fire going. Somehow we don't think her toss-a-match-and-run technique is the safest (as evidenced by Kyle thwacking her leg on the side table during her first attempt). Watch:

Oddly, as afraid as she is of lighting the fireplace, it's the favorite feature of Kyle's home and makes her happy.

This domestic disaster reminds us of the time Adrienne washed her chicken ... with soap. Relive this memorable moment:

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