Monthly Archives: October 2010

It’s Coin-Toss Friday!

Good morning, good morning. Kind of tough to get going around here, such a damp and chilly day! Very difficult to catapult my sorry self out of bed and it’s even more pathetic to type with a swollen bee-stung hand. … Continue reading

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Fall Beekeeping

The bees survived the end-of-summer beekeeping and are just about ready for winter. It was a pretty good year considering how hot and dry the summer of 2010 was in the northeast. These are city bees and I have an … Continue reading

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End of Summer Beekeeping

Today’s the day we pull the honey supers off the hive. It’s late in the season but it’s been such a warm, beautiful fall and I’ve been watching them bring in so much pollen in the past three weeks. I’ve … Continue reading

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Doc, How could you do this to me??

I am hobbling around this morning, nothing like my swan-like self thanks to an enormous blister on each heel. Putting my feet on the floor after a hours of a non-weight bearing position is like no other agony I’ve ever … Continue reading

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Drama! Peril! Ransom! Recovery! It’s Franzenspec!

Stop what you are doing! Do not move, do not breathe! Well maybe you should move slightly toward something that will support you when you faint from relief… Jonathan Franzen’s Glasses Have Been Recovered! Now you can breathe again…. If … Continue reading

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