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  • Maple by Lori Nichols is a fabulous picture book
    'Maple' by Lori Nichols is a precious picture book about giving
    "Maple," written and beautifully illustrated by Lori Nichols, is a classic book about selflessness. It's about kindness, giving, and love.This book is the opposite of the book I call "The Selfish Book," about the tree who...
  • Maple sugaring methods are presented in programs led by Strawberry Hill.
    Are you mad about maple?
    The next two weekends are going to be mere madness! That’s because the annual Mount Hope Maple Sugarin’ Madness is once again in full swing, starting Feb. 22 and running through March 1.The maple sugaring season officially falls...
  • Maple-Mocha Brownie Torte
    Maple-Mocha Brownie Torte
    This impressive-looking dessert is at the top of my list of speedy standbys. It's simple to make because it starts with a boxed brownie mix. Then the nutty brownie layers are dressed up with a fluffy frosting that has a rich creamy texture and...
  • Maple Hot Chocolate
    Maple Hot Chocolate
    After one taste, you’ll fall in love with this maple hot chocolate. It really hits the spot on a chilly morning, especially when served with cinnamon rolls or doughnuts.What You Need:(Makes: 4 servings)1/4 cup of sugar1 tablespoon of baking...
  • Celebrating Maple Day at Colchester Farmers Market
    Celebrating Maple Day at Colchester Farmers Market
    This Wednesday, July 31, 4 - 7 p.m. located on the front lawn of Burnham Memorial Library, 898 Main St/Rte. 2A, Colchester.Celebrating Maple Day at Colchester Farmers Market featuring Lee Mayo Maple Syrup, Craig's Premium Ice Cream starring...
  • Pure SINZIBUKWUD
    PURE MAPLE SYRUP (Photos)
    Just imagine the smile on the Algonquin Indians face when he first tasted sweet maple syrup. The Algonquians and other northeastern and southeastern Canada tribes called this sweet treat sinzibukwud. Meaning sweet drawn from the wood. They first...
  • 18th Annual NH Maple Weekend happening March 23 and 24
    18th Annual NH Maple Weekend happening March 23 and 24
    Each year, from mid-February to mid-April, New Hampshire produces close to 90,000 gallons of liquid gold, otherwise known as maple syrup. Over the weekend of March 23 and 24, 2013 over 110 sugar houses across the state will be open for the 18th...
  • Cold Hollow VT Maple Products
    A Vermont maple syrup trail: Get out of town and into the sugarbush
    The day temperatures reach into the 40’s, night temps stay below freezing, sunlight lingers a bit longer, and birds flit from maple tree to maple tree in the sugarbush. It’s maple sugarin’ time in Vermont!March is the time of...
  • Pumpkin pie with a nutty crunch
    Pumpkin pie with a nutty crunch
    Pumpkin pie is the traditional pie of Thanksgiving, as well all know. An interesting fact about pumpkin is that it's a member of the squash family. It's an excellent source of beta carotene and its smooth flavor makes a wonderful pie, as...
  • An instagram of a red maple leaf on concrete
    Picture perfect Japanese maple trees (Video)
    One of Fall's most spectacular displays of color comes from Japanese maple trees. There are over a thousand varieties of maples. The leaves are palm-shaped with 7 "fingers." For some of these trees, in the Fall, the bark changes...
  • doughnuts
    Bacon maple doughnuts recipe (Video)
    Breakfast is hands down the most popular meal in my home. We joyfully celebrate "brinner" whenever possible and have been known to nibble on cold cereal for snacks. The best part of breakfast is bacon, of course! This recipe includes a...
  • Bacon Maple Ale
    Bacon Maple Ale
    If you’ve been to Portland, chances are that you’ve heard of or tried one of the many confections from locals: Voodoo Doughnuts.Of their famous, quirky baked goods, one that seems to have gained the most popularity is their bacon maple...
  • Maple-Brined Turkey
    Maple-Brined Turkey Compliments Easter Fare
    Easter is just around the corner, and there are many delicious foods served up on this festive occasion. Some of us bought one or more extra turkeys during the winter holiday season (probably because they were on sale) and are looking for the...
  • Vermont Maple Open House Weekend:  March 24 and 25, 2012
    Vermont Maple Open House Weekend: March 24 and 25, 2012
    This is one of the favorite times of year in Vermont where maple producers open their sugarhouses to the public.Most have tasting and other fun activities, such as sugar on snow, walking through the sugarbush, and trying various maple treats.For a...
  • The Lost City
    The Lost City: Get Lost!
    The Lost City ($1.99, iPhone) is Fire Maple Games second point and click adventure game that does not fail to impress. The Lost City is not unlike Fire Maple Games first point and click adventure, The Secret of Grisly Manor, and that is definitely...