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An Espresso Manifesto, a Dial-In Diatribe, and Related Musings

Espresso.  It’s the base for almost every cafe beverage.  Macchiatos, cortados, cappuccinos, lattes, and a plethora of flavored beverages.  For most drinks, is has the most impact on flavor of any ingredient.   1,005 more words


Lets Split!

What a busy time. What a busy, busy time. What, with work, kids, bees and chickens, all demanding their pound of flesh. In particular, Hive-wise, I have finished extracting for the season, and split a hive using a purchased queen cell. 953 more words


New Extractor and a Billion Bees

The old extractor had to go. Good memories, of warm days and the spinning madman dancing across the floor as it spun, are all that are left to us now. 686 more words


A Bee-Venture

Part 1: Where have all the bees gone?

The last time I wrote about the bees it was the beginning of May and I was putting a second brood box on the hives. 614 more words


Extracting information

I went to pick up dinner last night and took the kids with me. I told them phones and electronics were not allowed. They were going to have to talk to me. 162 more words

5 Gallon Bubble Magic Extracting Washing Machine

Boston Massachusetts region house owners will confirm that clothes washers can be the most problematic appliances they use in their homes.. That’s because washing machines can be rather complicated apparatus and they have high demands placed on them. 268 more words


More honey

We took off four boxes today, two each from my hives. Beautiful, light honey, runny and sweet. My helpers were A and E.

The process was as follows: 193 more words