The Buzzin’ of the Bees

Got an early start to the day today (well, for a Saturday). Our bee club was holding its live hive demonstration class today at the home of one of our club members. We all arrived at his place at 9AM and got into our hive suits, fired up the smokers, and headed to the hives. … Continue reading

All In Good Thyme, My Pretty !!

Two weekends ago, I spent a good part of Saturday planting tiny seeds in seed pots. I’ve been watering and watching them, and pretty much growing discouraged that nothing was happening. So, I was pleasantly surprised to find tiny thyme leaves popping up from the pots to greet me! Guess I was doing something right!

Planting Asparagus

So… the rain has finally stopped for more than a day and things have dried up to the point that I can actually go out and dig in the garden. And, of course, it’s now jumped from being in the high 50s to low 60s to the mid 80s. Go figure, right? What happened to … Continue reading