I got an early taste of Claw Hammer Honey from my backyard this morning. All the details are posted at Mud Songs. I scraped the honeycomb out of the hive and two minutes later popped it in my mouth like a stick of Juicy Fruit — and it was delicious. Unfortunately, it’s likely to be the only taste of honey this year. Both hives are establishing themselves this year and
I first heard about Suitcase Stickers from J-Walk. The stickers are kind of clever and kind of not. A sticker showing a suitcase filled with doughnuts or spilling over with bottles of rum might be more popular in Canada (because we likes our doughnuts and rum, ya know, eh?) than stickers showing a tied-up stewardess or bags of cocaine. Nevertheless, when politicians start talking about it, then it’s really funny.
Have you sampled the Cheeseburger-flavoured Doritos yet? Frito-Lay has taken two of the most disgusting, unhealthy food products ever invented and have combined them into one. Normally I wouldn’t recommend any kind of Doritos, but this flavour is surreal. Because it tastes like a cheeseburger. A greasy, meaty, melted-process-cheese-laden hamburger in a sesame seed bun. It’s a marvel of science that they managed to create that specific flavour and put
I had to change up some feeders on my honeybee hives yesterday. This is what it looked like: I’ve posted more photos and a video on Mud Songs since I got the bees last week. You get to see me walking around in my bee suit for real. Powerful stuff. NOTE: Other miscellaneous beekeeping photos will gradually show up in this slide show.
I picked up 3 nuc boxes of honeybees last night. 2 for me, 1 for someone who should be picking up her bees today. Here’s a shot of the boxes and the bees close-up. I’ll install the bees into my hives later today. I’ll document it all over at Mud Songs. In the meantime, this is what the bees sound like in their boxes. Your browser won’t play this audio,