Tag Archives: Bees

Without Bees


I have a hunch many of you have seen this or a similar list of the foods we would not find available if we didn’t have bees.  I couldn’t help posting it for those of you haven’t seen it or … Continue reading

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Where Have I Been?


Of late, I have been a failure at blogging.  I do however, have a few good excuses.  It has been over a month since my last post.  July 29 was the last time I found time or energy to write. … Continue reading

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Honey Harvest 2013


IT IS DONE!  Honey Harvest 2013 is finished for the most part.  I still have one small hive up the road which I will check on when the next “good” day rolls around.  I may get a few more jars … Continue reading

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Red Raspberry Beet Brownies


In early June I attended the BlogHer Food Conference in Austin.  I had a blast! I mingled with  some interesting, creative, and friendly bloggers from all over the country, sampled some yummy food from the sponsors, brought home bags full … Continue reading

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Enjoy!


2013 has arrived and brought with it a big change for me.  You may or may not have noticed my absence lately.  I have felt it daily, my absence.  I’ve not blogged once in this new month and I’ve missed … Continue reading

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Honey Harvest & Favorite Recipes


Honey is plentiful around The Orange Bee abode. Assorted jars sit on the kitchen counters, more than a couple of dozen jars are stored in a rigged up “warm” refrigerator in the barn, and full frames fill the hives out … Continue reading

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Headed For Sun, Surf and Sand


Good morning!  Today I am in countdown mode.  I believe I was so caught up in being a guest chef at CM that I failed to mention the next exciting event in my life.  Let me tell you now.  In … Continue reading

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I Have A Sweet Tooth


Only one day until my CM gig.  I’ve been thinking about it often.  Who will be there?  How many questions will I be asked, and about what?  Will I be given favorable reviews at the end of class?  There are … Continue reading

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Scrumptious Salad


I am truly in countdown mode for Monday night’s Central Market class.  Only 2 days until the big event.  I have an interesting and I hope engaging format for teaching a bit about bees, honey and the benefits of both. … Continue reading

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Hot Honey


In three days I will be the guest chef at Central Market Cooking School.  You might already know this and if so I apologize for the repetition.  I thought it would be fun to share the recipes we will be … Continue reading

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