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two hives

I’ve wanted to keep bees for years, and was planning on doing it the year I became pregnant with twins. Needless to say, the bees got put on hold for a while. This spring the girls turned three, and I signed up for a beekeeping class at the local nature center. I have fallen deeply and madly in love with bees. They are fascinating creatures, and I have enjoyed reading about them as much as I’ve enjoyed watching them build their colonies.

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sisters picking strawberries

The girls are great strawberry pickers, and we have enjoyed lots of strawberry treats this year.

Ella wateringflowers

We water (sometimes the path or our sister) and pick lots of flowers for the house.

watching bees on the lavender

And we always take time to watch the bumble bees and honey bees, and thank them for their hard work.