At just over 19 weeks, we have our first egg! I’m reasonably certain that it was laid by the Rhode Island Red, named Honey by my son for her coloring as a chick, but aptly named for her sweet contribution to our homestead and a gracious nod to our honey bees who pollinated much of… Continue reading First Egg!
Honey Harvest is a highly anticipated time at my house. As a beekeeper, I see honey harvest as a reward for a year of supporting honey bees with appropriate housing, resources and food, not the least of which are bee friendly plants that I make available for them to forage on around our home. That being… Continue reading Sweet Rewards: Honey Harvest