Who We Are
Seasonal blueberries, free range eggs & local honey, produced with 💛
by hard working bees
We are dedicated beekeepers who love farm life and the land that nourishes us. Along with bees, you might also see chickens and a couple of attention-loving dogs. And don’t forget the peacock: he’s almost as handsome as he thinks he is!
And that’s what we’re all about.
What We Produce
We’re a small-time honey producer looking to offer honey, eggs, and seasonal u-pick options. Subscribe to our calendar or our newsletter (below) to stay abreast of what we have to offer.
“Sometimes,’ said Pooh, ‘the smallest things take up the most room in your heart.” Today broke peaceful; fog-muted, bathed in pastels. A morning crisp but just barely. A beautiful and perfect day. Except that it wasn’t. Today was the last day we had with Teazel. Teazel is–was–a lionhearted Jack Russel not much bigger than aContinue reading “The balance sheet of love.”
We spotted our last Monarch butterfly about a week ago as it assumably was passing by on the way to overwinter in Mexico. It stopped in to dine on our flowers before heading on its way south. One of the things we still have blooming profusely is tropical milkweed–Asclepias curassavica. Many experts now say toContinue reading “Milkweed & Monarchs”
I can’t stress enough the value of having an experienced mentor when you take on beekeeping. I had never considered putting pollen out for our girls until prompted by my #Hivesforheroes mentor, Scott Steele. At first I put the pollen he gave me out just to be polite, so when he asked if I hadContinue reading “Pollen feed-frenzy”