Month: December 2020

  • I definitely need this one. Don’t I?

    I definitely need this one. Don’t I?

    “It would make the perfect beeswax candle present for my brother. Actually…wouldn’t it be great to make a whole set of beeswax candles for him? He’d LOVE them.”  Click. There! Done! I’ve justified my purchase which of course is (yeah right) totally altruistic. I’m not doing it for myself. I am not buying yet another…

  • Bees don’t hibernate

    Bees don’t hibernate

    If you want proof….. I blame myself. D’ya know the way when you KNOW the usual behaviour of someone/ something/ somebees but expect for once in their lives that this time they’d behave differently (probably because I was in a good mood) and well, they don’t. They are true to form and, in my case,…

  • Listen


    The apiary looks lonely, there’s no leaves on the trees, no flowers in the grass or on the bushes, there’s a chill in the air. The hive lies quiet and lonely and there’s no sign of life. Leaning down I pin my ear to the side of the beehive and I hear a faint woosh…