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A Beekeeper’s Homemade Beeswax Lip Balm, Easy DIY Recipe!

My Homemade Beeswax Lip Balm recipe is so easy and makes about 75 tubes of all-natural lip moisturizer. Great for easy DIY homemade holiday gifts or stocking stuffers!  You’re a few simple ingredients away from amazingly soft and hydrated lips. You’ll use this lip balm all winter, and believe me, your lips will thank you. […]

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Raw Honey Granola Recipe (Gluten Free, Refined Sugar Free)

As a beekeeper, I know honey! This raw honey granola recipe is simple, healthy, and satisfying on top of yogurt, ice cream, or a smoothie bowl.  A great addition to breakfast or dessert.  Gluten free, vegetarian, and refined sugar free. This raw honey granola is one of my favorite recipes to use raw honey in!  […]

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Beekeeping: A Business Goes Above & Bee-yond to Save the Bees!

Now THIS is one of the most amazing beekeeping stories of 2020!  I partnered with Patriot Subaru of North Attleboro Massachusetts to rescue and relocate a wild honey bee hive after a tropical storm.  From finding the hive, connecting with local resources ro rescue the bees, and safely moving it on our homestead (in a […]

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Raw Honey Garlic Sauce – A Beekeeper’s Favorite Recipe!

This raw honey garlic sauce is a delicious, easy, 3-ingredient raw honey recipe! Great to serve with crispy tofu, chicken tenders, or over stir fry veggies & rice! As a beekeeper, I love using raw honey in fun new recipes!  This raw honey garlic sauce is sweet and tangy, and makes a fantastic dipping sauce.  […]

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Sweet & Sour Red Cabbage with Raw Honey (Gluten Free)

This sweet and sour red cabbage with raw honey is a bright and flavorful side dish! Made with healthy red cabbage and honey right from the hive!  Great to serve along side any protein. One of the best parts of beekeeping is harveting lots of fresh raw honey every year. I am always creating new […]

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A Beekeeper’s Raw Honey Mustard Dressing (Gluten Free)

As a beekeeper, I know honey! This Raw Honey Mustard Dressing is a sweet and tangy dressing for salads, grain bowls, or roasted vegetables. A sweet reward of beekeeping. Our fall honey harvest season is coming up soon, and what better way to celebrate fresh raw honey than with a delicious, healthy, and simple raw […]

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Beekeeping in 2020: Staying ‘Buzzed’ During a Pandemic

2020 has been a wild year for everyone, even beekeepers! Here is our story of beekeeping during a pandemic, hive maintenence, and socially distanced bee pickup during COVID-19. Hi everyone, I haven’t done a beekeeping update yet for 2020 here on my site (I have a few Instagram posts and story highlights about it!) so […]

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DIY Beeswax Furniture Polish Recipe (2 Ingredients!)

This 2 ingredient beeswax furniture polish recipe is so easy to make! Your wood furniture will absolutely shine after a coat of this simple, all-natural polish.  Make this recipe in about 10 minutes and add a beautiful natural shine to your wood for months. This DIY beeswax wood polish couldn’t be easier to make: its […]

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A Beekeeper’s Raw Honey Mustard Sauce Recipe (Gluten Free)

As a beekeeper, I know honey! My recipe for a raw honey mustard sauce is simple and tasty, made with raw honey straight from the beehive. Seriously, who doesn’t love a good dipping sauce?  I am a fan of anything sweet, tangy, and great for dippin’.  This honey mustard recipe uses raw honey, something we […]


The Perfect Swarm: An Amateur Beekeeper’s First Attempt at Capturing a Swarm

Apparently #FreeBees are a real thing!  A daring attempt at capturing my first swarm using ladders, cardboard, and bedsheets… and integrating a new hive on to our homestead! We woke up as usual on Saturday May 18th and enjoyed one of the first really warm days we’ve had this year in New England.  Its been […]