Update from the hive


Hey folks,
Many of you know that I’m a hobby bee keeper. It’s a simple and very rewarding hobby. The bees do all the work! Whenever I am working with the bees it’s a closeness to nature that is rejuvenating and inspiring.
Many of you may know about the rapid decline of honeybees but may not know of the potential impact it can have on our economy and quality of life. Below is [ … Read More ]


November 27, 2013


Hey folks, although It’s been quite sometime since I have given a hive update, we still have our darling little ladies buzzing around the property and collecting pollen and nectar.
There was a spell there for about 4 years back in mid 2000 or so that we sent the hives away for a while because of some remodeling we were doing on the property but I know have one hive on the property and it will probably eventually build to [ … Read More ]


Harvest 2011


The following are from our 2011 harvest where we reaped about 512 lbs of honey. This harvest was for the last 3 years.
We made bottles that had almonds in them and some with walnuts, and some with both. The majority of the honey was wild flower and Eucalyptus.