BEE a Friendly Gardener!

We had a few beautiful weather days that made me start daydreaming about my spring and summer gardens. Last summer was so hot and dry that the honeybees really struggled during their summer honey flow.

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See the Farm and Know Your Farmer

Over the weekend, we hosted a tour for a dynamite group of gardeners on our farm!

The group was participating in a weekend course offered through the Texas Garden Club, an organization that exists to educate their members and the public in five key areas related to gardens - gardening, horticulture, landscape design, floral design, and environmental issues.

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Mistakes Can Sting A Little

Last time I promised to tell you guys a little bit about the bees, and lo and behold, the planets aligned, the children didn’t get sick, no one (me) had any meltdowns, our plans turned from fantasy into reality and we met our goals with the bees!

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Things are Coming Together!

Building a business has been a joy, a challenge, and often bittersweet. Some days I use skills from my previous profession, and I oscillate between missing it intensely and rejoicing that I have wide latitude in my days to learn and create.

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Buddy the Wonder Chicken

Before we made the plunge into cattle and chicken farming, we dabbled in backyard chickens. My husband, at the time wearing a suit and tie everyday, longed for a "hands-on" life that gave him a chance to create something other than spreadsheets

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