Last Thursday some pretty strong winds came through. At night, we could hear the flag hitting against the house and trees in the area snapping. But we had long ago taken out the pines that could have taken out our house. We didn't think much had been affected. Then, Friday morning. I went outside to… Continue reading An Unexpected Friday
Did you know that even though we went to classes every week, attended field day and, admittedly, only skimmed the coursebook, bees don't attend the same things? No, the bees just show up, move right into their own home and proceed to do one thing to get off the ground: build. After we installed our… Continue reading Bees Can’t Read
I couldn't help myself, but the bees arrived! Two packages of just tickled pink Italian Honeybees arrived on Sunday. Mike was worried about them all day Saturday, and made sure we were hours early to pick them up on Sunday. I bet the gentleman who sells the bees (in Damascus, Maryland) has a lot of… Continue reading Honey, I’m home!