I make a lot of my own salad dressings, they’re so easy to make yourself. But it took me a while to find a Homemade Caesar Salad Dressing Recipe that we thought was as good (or, dare I say, better?) than shop-bought. Well here it is.Read More
This weekend we visited our bee hives. There were lots of honey bees drinking from the tray of water we put out for them. So why would we be providing a water source for bees?
Honey bees drink water and need a reliable source all year round, just as other animals do. Ideally this needs to be a source which won’t go dry in the summer, won’t drown the bees and won’t be shared with other animals.
We had an unseasonably hot spell over Easter, and there have been reports of bees swarming already. Once you understand a bit about why honey bees swarm, it makes it less worrying when it happens. And it’s also helpful to know what to do.