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My 10 tips for Hayfever sufferers

Hooray Summer is here……….and so is pollen.

I’m not going to waste time explaining what hayfever is and what its symptoms are. If you’re reading this post you’ve obviously got it or know someone who does. 1,030 more words

Thinking Out Loud

Greedy Bee

Greedy Bee

So much pollen over this bee, it looks like he is trying to take a bath in the dandelion flower. Greedy bee indeed.


In our summer garden

Pictures from around our garden: grass, flowers, grapes, blueberries, pollen and bees. My wife certainly does a wonderful job, especially since the poor thing has no one willing to help her. 79 more words


Her Royal Majesty, Queen Isabelle 071914

It has been two and a half months since my bees arrived at their new home and it is high time something very important happened. The Queen needed to be named! 634 more words

Apiary Visits

Bertrand Secret

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Voici un texte écrit pour l’artiste Bertrand Secret, paru dans Pollen.

Nous sommes des enfants, mais vieux d’un monde obscur qui nous imprègne. 746 more words



“Allergy season” is most commonly associated with the first full blooms of the spring, but for those of you that are itching and sneezing come late-July, this might be your guy. 238 more words

An Apology to the Bees

An apology to the Bees for whom I planted the wild flowers,
The barrage of colors intended to seduce you into the yard,
Lure you with scents and promises of more, 177 more words