7.30.2012 Swarm Update and other stuff

What I found in today’s inspection of my new lavender hive:  The bucket feeder was still half full.  The newspaper was totally eaten through.  Most of the bees are in the upper box working hard at capping honey.  Could not … Continue reading

4.21.2012 Little Things. Lots of little things.

Last night, the dog and the cat spent the night outside.  When I went out this morning, Mushu, the cat, was standing on the sidewalk in front of the house and staring intently at the grass.  After licking me good … Continue reading