Even though the last trace of snow has melted,
it still feels like winter.
We have had maybe one or two days that the temperature has risen to the 60 F. degree mark.
I have been waiting for a warm day to see how my bees survived.
When we bought the new house,
the previous owners left their bee hive for us.
I am happy to report that last weekend the bees were all over the place!
I have never been so happy to see a bee!
Tomorrow I am signed up for a Homesteading class at our local college.
My first class of the day,
I have been reading books, blogs and other articles about bees, but I am ready to have my questions answered about a few things.
I am still a little nervous about actually taking the lid off the top super (see, I know an actual bee keeping term, lol) and doing the first examination
of the hive.
It sure will be an exciting adventure!
If all goes well with this hive,
we have enough supplies left in the garage to build another hive.
My afternoon class at the conference is
This is something I have wanted to try for a long time.
There are so many ladies out there that make the most fantastic soaps.
I would just like to give it a try too!
It sounds like another cold, dreary day tomorrow, so I am really excited about spending the day learning about things that I love!
Have a great weekend!