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Bloomberg.com: U.S.

Bloomberg.com: U.S. interesting article about diseased bats. mentions bees and colony collapse disorder


Bee Fun facts

From this month’s edition of the puget sound beekeeping club’s newsletter: Honey Bee Fun Facts• Honeybees are the only bees that die after they sting.• Honey speeds the healing process and combats infections.• Honey never spoils.• It would take about […]


exciting weekend

This past weekend I gained some experience in moving a hive…a full hive! A fellow beekeeper decided to sell one of his hives and I agreed to purchase it…and thankfully Tim helped me move it. We did this on sunday…but […]


Sneak Preview of the honey

After much anticipation…and risking ruin of your surprise if you are a lucky recipient of my honey….Here’s a special preview.But first…to give proper, and well deserved credit* to my fabulous friend and designer, suze, who worked on the label design […]


The season of giving- give bees!

As the holiday season ramps up I am often asked what I’d like for christmas…I don’t really need much, but realize that others are not so fortunate.Did you know you can give the gift of bees??


Bees in the News

The Puget Sound Beekeeper Association’s newsletter compiled a list of reports of bees in the news and on TV…found them very interesting. Check them out! Bees in the NewsPBS, Nature Series, Silence of the BeesOn October 28th, Nature premiered an […]


Bee Movie | Official Site

Bee Movie Official Site Mark your calendar’s for Nov 2ndBee Movie is released on this day in the U.S. I can’t wait!!!


Play, Spirit, and Character | SoundSeen: Animals at Play with Stuart Brown and Norbert Rosing [Speaking of Faith® from American Public Media]

Play, Spirit, and Character SoundSeen: Animals at Play with Stuart Brown and Norbert Rosing [Speaking of Faith® from American Public Media] This isn’t specific to bees, but thought it an interesting peek into nature.


Extraction complete!

On Sunday, I went over to Tim’s to extract my honey- he’d prepared his garage to process his, mine and a couple more folk’s honey. THere was an official honey shoe area and a regular shoe area. The Extractor was […]


Extraction preparations

Got the call from Tim last night since he is coordinating the extraction machine for getting the honey out of several people’s frames. He said likely this weekend or early next week it will happen. He said to wear old […]