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Tuesday, June 5

starting a buzz...

First, a friend gifted me with this lovely tea towel...


then, Little Man gave me some sparkle for my birthday...


and I've been reading, re-reading, and marking up these books for over a year...


and then I thought about it...it was a sign.

No, that's silly, it wasn't a sign...so I hesitated.

I thought about it some more...

did even more reading and talked to beekeeper friends.

I continued to hesitate...for several weeks.
 
Then this morning, brain in a fog from lack of sleep and still bleary eyed, I placed an order for an English Garden Hive (at least I think I did...as I said, lack of sleep was a big factor!)

It will look like this...

photo source: Brushy Mountain Bee Farm

but of course, I have dreams of it (and our yard) looking like this...

photo source: flicker.com ell-r-brown

I'm sure it'll completely transform our entire backyard into an English cottage garden; right?
I'll be asking the kids if they'd like "a spot of tea" (herbal, of course) and calling my mom,
"Mum"...I'm sure of it.


Oh well, a girl can dream...here's to our next big adventure on the farm!

5 comments:

  1. I would say, go for it! Beekeeping is a fun and rewarding thing to do. Love the tea towel and your new bracelet.

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    1. Thanks so much, Jean. Sounds like you know a thing or two about bees...I'm happy to hear any advice you'd like to share!

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  2. Oh if it were that easy to transform our yards to those beautiful English gardens. Still a fun venture to be headed in.

    @ 3Beeze Homestead

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    1. Agreed...if I could only wave a magic wand!

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  3. I try to stay the heck away from bee's myself,lol. Have a great weekend folks. Richard

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