Category Archives: Honeybees

A Bee in Her Bonnet

“Well,” said Pooh, “what I like best,” and then he had to stop and think. Because although Eating Honey was a very good thing to do, there was a moment just before you began to eat it which was better than when you were, but he didn’t know what it was called.” – A.A. Milne, […]

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Honey Harvest

It was a beautiful warm September day… our honey bees were out buzzing with delight, bouncing from goldenrod to the leftover flowers in the gardens alongside the house … it was time to harvest the honey! The main thing we have learned this year in bee keeping is to respect the bees. They are truly […]

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In Which We Adopt The Right Sort of Bees.

“That buzzing noise means something. Now, the only reason for making a buzzing noise that I know of is because you are… a bee! And the only reason for being a bee is to make honey. And the only reason for making honey is so I can eat it.” – Winnie the Pooh     […]

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