When I was a kid, my mom would take myself and others to my Grandparents house every weekend as well as they had a fireplace in the kitchen, then they constantly had lots of peculiar wood burning on the fire as well as the smell would fill the house. They had cherry, hickory, as well as pine, then some of the wood was tough as well as would burn for a long time as well as some of the wood was soft as well as would burn up legitimately rapidly, it’s much easier to start the fire with a softer wood, so every one of us constantly keep some dry pieces by the fireplace in my house. I grew up as well as bought a house that has a fireplace, because I wanted my house to smell the same way that my Grandparents’ house did when I was a kid. The fireplace in my Orland Park, Illinois house is in the middle of the house in the living area where my family as well as I gather to watch cable as well as play board games. The hearth has a mantle that is made of maple wood from a tree that was harvested close to Orland Park. This is where I display all of my kids’ recent school pictures; My child attends Orland Park elementary this yearâ€¦ He was supposed to wear a shirt with a collar as well as I put him in the clothes that he was supposed to wear when he left the house. He had a Spider-Man t-shirt on under the shirt with the collar. He took off the shirt with the collar as well as got his picture taken with the Spider-Man t-shirt instead. It wasn’t exactly the formal picture that I was hoping to see when the pictures arrived. It was still funny as well as his smile was cute, so every one of us decided to get that picture package.