Tag Archives: honey bees

My Book Has Arrived.

Fantasy has become reality. Last fall a book publisher I had (honestly) never heard of called Adams Media contacted me about writing for a project they were working on called, “Honey Crafting.” That’s right up my alley. I looked up … Continue reading

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Quotable Sunday.

To make a prairie it takes a clover and one bee, – One clover, and a bee, And revery. If bees are few, Then revery alone will do. -Emily Dickinson

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Feeding Time.

September is a month of great change in Sussex County, and also in the beehives.  The autumnal equinox served as a signal to the queen to change her egg laying habits in preparation for a generation of healthy winter bees.  … Continue reading

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They Drive By Night.

They Drive by Night was a lesser-known Humphry Bogart film about two guys who own a trucking business, and drive all night trying to make their deliveries, get paid, and keep their trucking business. We don’t drive trucks by night – … Continue reading

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(Nearly) Wordless Wednesday. Honey Time. Happy Independence Day!

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Sticky Season.

Last weekend heralded the start of “Sticky Season” at my house.  It’s that wonderful time when pretty much every horizontal surface (and many of the vertical ones, too) are sticky with… honey. Oozy, goozy, golden droplets and dribbles of honey.  … Continue reading

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Things I Do In My Spare Time.

HAPPY FATHER’S DAY! 😉     😉     😉     😉     My sister and I were brought up in one of those Scottish-American households where there was  no such thing as “idle hands.”  We were, for a time, four generations under one roof.  The elder two generations were Old … Continue reading

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Friday is Beek Day

Ahhhh…. Friday.  On this blog, Fridays are being dedicated to beekeeping.  I can only talk about real estate for so long or it makes my head spin.  Bees are much more fun to talk about! I had dinner with some of my … Continue reading

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