My parents were frugal to the point of miserly at times when we were growing up.  But we always, always had real maple syrup.  They made sure we knew it was real, too.  If you're poor, use less of it, but it should always be real.


  1. My parents always insisted on using products of real origin. None of that high fructose corn syrup stuff in our house. That was especially enforced with maple syrup. Thanks for reminding me of the little things that need to appreciated. Also...

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