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Backyard Honey

Backyard Honey.   This is a great picture of Wes and I harvesting honey.  As you can see we do it the old fashion way.  A bucket, A rubber Band and Cheese Cloth.  I'm holding a frame of honey (it was really heavy and I had a hard time holding it and trying to take the pic ha!!) the frame is what I pulled out of the Super.  I scrape off all of the honey place the frame back into the super and let the bee clean it up and use it again.  They do a much better job than I ever would of cleaning the frame so I don't even try. We strain the honey from the wax and...

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Strawberry Days at Eatwell Farm

I love this time of year.  When strawberries come into season Eatwell Farms opens their farm to the public and you can and pick and eat all you  want.  Also for a small fee you can pick, purchase and take home!  Thoughts of everything strawberry...jelly, deserts, ice cream smoothies lemonade dance in my head! You can enjoy this experience as well!  Date:  May 24thTime:  Arrive at 11:00 amWhere:  Eatwell Farms – Strawberry DaysAddress:  5835 Sievers Rd, Dixon, CA 95620 Eatwell Farm is an organic and seasonal working farm (CSA) that allows you to pick and eat as many strawberries as you can while you are on the farm in the month of May.  They also allow you to pick and take home strawberries $1.50 per lb.  Sometimes...

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