Adventures in Making Maple Syrup: Part 4

The time finally came and we set our taps just over a week ago. We placed 15 taps around our property this year. This means we’ve enlisted the help of 9 maple trees to produce sap this year. Thanks to a sharp cold spell with snow we were able to store our sap a bit…

Why We Have School In The Kitchen

Yup, that’s right – the kitchen. I put quite a bit of effort into creating a stimulating make-shift classroom for my daughter before we embarked on our first year of homeschooling. I say make-shift because there was no extra room in our home to designate to education. So a portion of our livingroom got an…