spring harvest

These bare trees are just filled with possibility on this early spring day in upstate New York.
Giving a new meaning to "I wanna tap that"
These trees bare strange fruit
We are going to need to collect a lot of firewood for the task at hand
Joey pitches in collecting firewood
Creating enough heat to generate some steam. Any ideas on what we are making yet?
Homemade Maple syrup! We need 40 gallons of pure maple sap to boil down to 1 gallon of syrup.
Trying a sip of our half-boiled sap. It's sweet but needs a long way to go before its ready for our pancakes.
It's been a long day at the sugar shack and we are all wiped out.