With my little honeybees as the master of ceremonies… With the witch hazel, crocus, and saucer magnolias already blooming… With the upcoming spring equinox putting one’s imagination into overdrive… Its..time..to..officially..debut..Blossom Meadow Beeswax Crayons! Blossom Meadow beeswax crayons are large, hard to break, and easy to grasp. We have combined pure beeswax and high-quality, non-toxic artist… Read more Ta Da! Beeswax Crayons!
Honey is a beautiful gift from my bees. Straight from the honeycomb to the jar, honey is concentrated nectar from thousands of wildflower blossoms – it is a delicate balance of sugars, aromas, enzymes, amino acids, and vitamins. Used to sweeten tea, baked in cereals, and mixed in cough drops, honey has become a staple… Read more Know Your Beekeeper
In third grade, we went on a school trip to meet a beekeeper and tour his apiary. Amazing day – jumping off the last stair of the bus to join my class standing in a small field, I was greeted by a sweet-tempered, cragged-faced, thin man with a warm smile – a beekeeper! With white… Read more Third Grade
Finally, it was here – a warm weather spell so I could see the little ones and help get their hives in order. Thursday and Friday were in the 60’s. To the bee yards to start counting the winter toll. At first, all the hives looked alive. I was so happy watching the bees fly… Read more The Winter Toll