HAYS CLAN BLOG
To Bee or not to Bee
If your on my blog, you know I am a Mead Brewer, and the main ingredient in Mead is Honey, so my dream of having my some honey bee's has been a long term dream for years, and this Valentines Day my Honey (AKA Sarah Jill) gave me my first starter hive in the form of a Honey Hive Deep Starter set. .....
From The Teat To The Bowl
For Fathers Day this year Sarah Jill and the boys got me a ice cream machine. It’s one of those really nice ones with wood grain outsides and was perfect for a father who likes to cook and host. So immediately I put it to the test and made everyone a nice mixture with the vanilla packet it came with. Added a few of my own ingredients to spice it up and the boys loved it. I sent a bowl to my neighbors to show hospitality in my neighborhood and it was a hit.
Mead Brewing 101, Honey..... I brew mead, we brew mead, were a clan of mead brewers, and the number one ingredient of mead is, yes, you guested it, honey. So as a mead brewer I have always wanted my own bees to facilitate my mead brewing.
I have talked about it for years, looked it up, built a Pinterest board, etc. just never had the chance to make it reality.
Chickens and Quail oh my
Every one is on quarantine, since I’m not a gamer dad who can play video games with all my boys all day I take my wife’s advice and we do old school things, like building a chicken coop and buying some little chic’s for the boys to spend time with