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Sucre: The Heart of Bolivia

It makes sense that the town where independence was proclaimed is now a UNESCO World Heritage site. Clean white and ever so bright (home to a reputable University) Sucre’s colonial charms lure in visitors. 514 more words


A Palette of Pollen!

1/24/15 – Did a hive inspection and was happy to see a lot of pollen being stored.  It is really beautiful with all the different colors! 164 more words


Sugar, Oh Honey Honey

Just off the needles my latest attempt to keep out the cold!

This is The Beehive Hat by Flowerpot Designs. Its a wonderfully simple design which knits up fairly quickly.  55 more words

Threat to Historic Street Lighting in Brighton

For some time I have been recording the delightful cast iron street lighting here on Round Hill.  I have been trying to get these wonderful pieces of heritage recognised as worthy of protection, but now I hear that the Council are planning to reduce our use of electricity by installing LED lights.  169 more words



I’ve been asked to speak to our local 4H chapter about beekeeping. I need some suggestions of topics, how in depth would you go. My goal is to be inspiring to hopefully get these kids interested in the hobby. 116 more words


The Really, Really Big House Of Bees Is Back!

20 January 2015, TV = 1051.4 hours

AUA: advanced class = 1069 hours, total class time = 2007 hours

And I thought I was being such the wit when last year I ended… 154 more words

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Beehive Cake

This is my twist on the traditional German Bienenstich cake.  I originally had this cake from a local bakery a few years ago and I would buy it to impress everyone on special occasions.   778 more words