Gardening (and living) between the stumps. Anything is possible.

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Last Sugaring Day

Last Sugaring Day

Today was the last day of boiling for the year at my father’s sugar camp. Maple syrup is a precious commodity, and it’s easy to see why when you take part in the process. My boys and I joined my father for the day. It’s […]

Sugaring Season

It’s sugaring season. That means it’s that time between winter and spring, when trees come to life, sap runs, and maple syrup is made. My family has been doing it for generations. Some people have a lake house, or an RV in a campground, or […]