Archive for April, 2013

How to Bamboozle Bees to Prevent Swarming (& Simultaneously Spring Clean Hives)

How to Bamboozle Bees to Prevent Swarming (& Simultaneously Spring Clean Hives)

0 by / on April 6, 2013, 8:13 am / in Bees, Preservation Projections

One advantage to having someone live in the basement apartment is the potential for dinner company. Especially if I’m in the mood to cook and Mark is out of town and I¬†want somebody to appreciate my effort. Rachel joined me for¬†Portbella, Bacon & Kale over Grilled Polenta last night and we got to talking about the fascinating lives of bees, […]

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Honey Orange Hazelnut Biscotti

Honey Orange Hazelnut Biscotti

1 by / on April 2, 2013, 3:20 pm / in Farm Home Cooking, Sweet Endings, Uncategorized

Serious deep cleaning happens in April, so biscotti seems a good reward. I imagine the urge to clean comes from my grandmother who deep cleaned every spring, probably like her grandmother before her. Cleaning Feels Good. I have not sold out as a progressive woman if I actually enjoy sorting through drawers and closets, dusting cobwebs from the ceiling, and […]

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