How to Start a Fireplace Fire (& Keep It Going All Night)

I’ll know that I’ve made it when I have a fireplace in my bedroom. But seeing as I currently live in a one bedroom rental apartment in Brooklyn, that time is not now. Over winter break, however, I tend to visit my parents in my childhood home of Stockbridge, Massachusetts—and on a cold Berkshires night, there’s nothing quite as comforting as making a fire in their fireplace. And by a night, I obviously mean every night.

I'll know that I've made it when I have a fireplace in my bedroom. But seeing as I currently live in a one bedroom rental apartment in Brooklyn, that time is not now. Over winter break, however, I tend to visit my parents in my childhood home of Stockbridge, Massachusetts—and on a cold Berkshires night, there's nothing quite as comforting as making a fire in their fireplace. And by a night, I obviously mean every night.