The good, the bad and the covered

The good, the bad Year one of my beekeeping adventures turned out successful in that I failed. “Success is stumbling from failure to failure with no loss of enthusiasm.” – Winston Churchill I collected a few pounds of honey out of the Flow Hive supers. I had two hives this year. I had a few swarms, became queen-less, remained…

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Getting ready for fall gardening

I am getting my raised beds ready for some fall gardening. Since this is my first year with these beds, I have some work to do still in preparation of the soil. I did not go out and buy expensive, high end top soil to fill these beds but instead used a combination of yard leaves, grass clippings, pine…

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