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Liquid Gold

We asked ourselves a question: “Should Aroha Acres keep bees?”  We couldn’t really answer that, so we decided to keep a couple of hives and run the experiment. 642 more words

LimgoTM Mini USB Air Extracting Notebook Cooling Pad

Also, the location of the radiator near the entrance door might pose some problems in case you have disabled persons or children in your family. Derived from the curtain problem, you should make sure consequently that you leave enough room for the heat to circulate and for the valves to be installed. 146 more words

Have Kids, Will...Extract Honey

After surviving a long, cold winter and a cold, wet spring, my beautiful honeybees shook off the chill and went straight to work collecting pollen and nectar, building new combs, raising baby bees, and creating that divine food of the gods: honey.   432 more words

Natural Living


Woooooad *Said in best Joey Lawrence voice*

Yeah, I went there. Yes, that’s the direction this post is going in :)

Not the best pics, as it was super windy & chilly this morning. 351 more words

Everyday Farm Life

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