This is great
Each year we prepare the bees for winter and part of that is encouraging the girls to clean themselves and each other by sprinkling powdered sugar on them. It’s a non-chemical way to ward off pests, too (we don’t treat our bees with chemicals at al). It’s a lot of work but watching the bees fly around with sugar on them is pretty. In this photo you can see where the girls have started cleaning up the sugar powder. #wethreebeeks #sugarshake #jeffcobees #beekeeping #hoover
(Paper arts by Jill Woodruff. Quirky face by me.)
Blogging about shopping small was supposed to be a year-long project, and that means I should’ve quit writing around the beginning of 2012. Well, I didn’t really follow the rules … a quick…
A kick starter I can fully endorse.
Here’s a little peep into our honey extraction process taken by @stephmasters. #wethreebeeks #beekeeping #jeffcobees
Another 8x10 outtake from the mental_floss story on The Barkley Marathons. In this photo is founder Lazarus Lake (right) and co-founder Raw Dog at the Frozen Head State Park trailhead starting / finish point of the race. (Technically the it’s at the gate about 30 feet away)
This is in my head just now.
On a roll with posting 8x10s lately, so here’s another. This is Kate and Alan on their wedding day back in May.