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Rooftop Beekeeping

  What do the rooftops of London, Paris, New York and now Cape Town have in common? They are all home to hives of bees, thanks to the collective efforts of conscientious city dwellers. As the world population explodes, “We need to change the way that we see cities. We also need to change the […]

Honeybees 4 Kids

    Teach your kids about the amazing benefits of honey and the importance of honeybees through interactive games, colouring pages, fun kiddies recipes and fun honeybee videos Educational games, recipes and crafts.  http://www.bigoven.com/article/recipe/kids-guide-honey Hive to Home Educational Video  http://hivetohome.beemaid.com/ Fun movies for kids: Buzzbee http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=226QBLjWKiI&list=PLEE158D6AA445348C Winnie the Pooh  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nvsf-JEIE7E 02/09/2013

Healthy AND Delicious Recipes!

  Did you know that honey is the only food source that can sustain life all on its own? That’s right! If you ever find yourself alone on an island, you’d better start looking for a beehive!! Follow these links to some irresistible honey recipes and drinks. http://www.bigoven.com/recipes/honey/title http://www.beemaid.com/recipes 02/09/2013   Nadia Vorster    

5 Foods that might possibly save your life!

    Sick of medical bills? Why not prevent it all together? Start living a healthy lifestyle today. Read here and find out what you can eat that could keep you out of the doctor’s office and save you money! http://www.greenmedinfo.com/blog/5-food-medicines-could-quite-possibly-save-your-life

Propolis Properties

Propolos Properties     Nature has provided bees with a substance that keeps them and their hives free of germs, in spite of 40,000 to 60,000 bees being crammed into close quarters in the hive. So how can it help you? Read more. . . http://saveourbones.com/propolis-a-natural-antibiotic-thats-good-for-your-bones/   Nadia Vorster 1 Aug. 2013    

Baklava Honey Dessert

Baklava with honey syrup recipe The Arabic Food Recipes kitchen (The Home of Delicious Arabic Food Recipes) invites you to try Baklava with honey syrup Recipe. Enjoy Middle Eastern Desserts and learn how to make Baklava with honey syrup. Ingredients (serves 8) 3/4 cup sesame seeds 4 cups (400g) walnuts, finely chopped 1/4 cup ground […]

Do the “Honey Bee”

Jump in and dance the “Honey Bee” with us, to promote awareness of the delicate state of honey bees in the world today!!    

Bee Pollen Health Benefits

With honey being the magical product that it is, we often forget that honey is not the only health product in the hive. Visit this site and find out more about the amazing benefits of beepollen. http://undergroundhealthreporter.com/bee-pollen-health-benefits#axzz2ZmFTQqiZ Nadia Vorster 22/07/2013

Bee-Killing Pesticides Banned in Europe

Even though the European ban against bee-killing pesticides is still in a 2 year test phase, the news of the ban brought new hope to beekeepers, scientists and bee enthusiasts from all over the world. Pesticides that are harmful to bees are often used on crops that are being pollinated by bees, or that are situated […]

Orange madeleines with honey-butter glaze

Photograph: Yuki Sugiura for the Guardian A tiny amount of baking powder in this batter, though not strictly traditional, ensures these delicate madeleines develop the characteristic hump as they rise. If you don’t have the specific moulds, use a well-buttered and floured cupcake tray and fill it very sparingly. Makes 18 80g unsalted butter, melted […]