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Shifting the Paradigm Toward More Natural Beekeeping - Honeybees and Beekeeping

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How to Clean Melt and Store Beeswax - Homesteading and Livestock

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Bees initially make circular cells and use their body heat to turn the wax into a viscous liquid. Then the surface tension at the 3-point junctions pulls the wax into a hexagonal shape.

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Using Essential Oils for Honeybees - -Hometeading and Livestock

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15 DIY How to Make Your Backyard Awesome Ideas 3

Plant these - but please make sure that the plants/seeds are organically grown. Most retail gardening stores sell plants that have been pre-treated with insecticide.

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Natural Pest Control for Beekeepers - Homesteading and Livestock

Make your own herbal helpers to prevent mites in backyard bees. From MOTHER EARTH NEWS.

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Have you heard or seen the latest news about next year's {SEPTEMBER 11, 2017} new Bee in my Bonnet's sew along? FQS posted a sneak peek on their instagram - they are at a QuiltMarket -- Lori will be doing another Sew Along called BEE HAPPY -- here are a couple of the pics I took. Riley Blake Designs does show the Bee Happy Sew Simple Shapes on their website if you do a search, but they aren't for sale yet - I CAN'T WAIT TO DO THIS ONE!!

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