Telling the Bees

  Thank you to Honeyliscious for sharing this on Facebook: There’s an old superstition involving bees and their keepers, a practice referred to as “telling the bees.” This folklore was practiced in America during the 19th century, but most likely had European roots. Its name is fairly self-explanatory: when a member of a beekeeping family…Read more »

Aromatic First Aid

When you’re off on holiday sometimes space is limited and if you’re flying there’s the liquid limit to think about as well but by including just a few essential oils you can cover a lot of eventualities! My kit includes: Lavender (Lavandula angustifolia) Grapefruit (Citrus paradisi) Lemongrass (Cymbopogon citratus) Tea Tree (Melaleuca alternifolia) Roman Chamomile…Read more »