How to make your own maple syrup

Before I was born, my parents started tapping a big red maple in our front yard in midcoast Maine. This winter my husband and I decided it was time to learn alongside our own kids how to tap a few sugar maples and make syrup of our own.

This is the story of what we learned.

.(Published Mar. 19, 2019 in The Boston Globe.)

Elspeth Hay