Keeping Our Bees Buzzing

Our son, Stuart, started keeping bees two years ago for his senior project. We spent a small fortune on the boxes, two suits, the smoker, hive tool and the first hive of Italian bees. The project was to include a blog documenting his progress as a beekeeper.  The blog went … [Read more...]

Bastille Day in Seattle

This past weekend I went to the Ballard SeafoodFest with my Renaissance Man, Tracy. Ballard is in northeastern part of Seattle and is the center of Scandinavian culture with its festivals and  Nordic regalia.   Ballard is located on the water along the Puget Sound and is also … [Read more...]