First Egg!

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!

Sweet Rewards: Honey Harvest

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