Do You Have Any Honey?

Do You Have Any Honey?

It’s the end of May and already folks are asking, “Do you have any honey?” “Sorry, not yet.” Working with bees is a lesson in patience. We can’t simply go out to the hive and turn on the honey faucet any time we feel like it. Plus,...
Tuning Up to Transplanted Bees

Tuning Up to Transplanted Bees

Bees arrived from Georgia this week. Our bee association coordinated a bulk order of honey harvesters for new and expanding beekeepers and those little buzzers made it to Tennessee in neatly stacked boxes in the back of a van. These bees hummed their tunes across...
Schedule for May

Schedule for May

    May is looking like it’s going to be a busy month for bees and for speaking engagements as well.  Here’s a list of where I’m scheduled to speak so far this month: Saturday, May 5 — 2018 Spring Gathering of Presbyterian Women of...
National Day of Prayer

National Day of Prayer

I can’t let the day pass without making note of the National Day of Prayer in America. On May 24, 1774 Thomas Jefferson called for a resolution on a day of prayer and fasting for this nation. Since then, in times of crisis almost every president has called for the...
Viva Fiesta!

Viva Fiesta!

  It’s a “PARTY WITH A PURPOSE!” That’s the subtitle to a ten-day celebration called “FIESTA!” I just returned from an RV road trip to San Antonio, Texas with two friends, Suki and Lee, where we experienced...