The first day of collecting sap was super successful. In the picture above you might notice that there is a ton of sap that dripped out onto the tree. I had so much sap coming out of the taps the first day that it completely overflowed from my little gallon jugs. I got 5 gallons worth overnight, and then another 5 gallons during the day!
That’s me in my “maple sugaring” outfit by the way. I got those awesome purple suspenders for Christmas from my parents and this is the first chance I’ve really gotten to wear them. My husband thinks I’m a dork but I d….