Ringing the Bells

There was so much to delight the senses at the Learning from the Bees conference.  From beautiful artwork, to soulful singing, to the feeling of beecentric hives in your fingers grasp, it was a delight.  It was a delight to the senses and to the soul.  It was mostly the unseen forces that truly delighted…

A Rare Flower

The Sun and Water opened a rare flower within the Land at Sun Hill. Word spread. Bees came from all over to collect the nectar from the rare flower on Sun Hill. Some came by land and others flew over the salty water. The bees sang the same song. As the bees collected the nectar,…

Bee Love for your HeartH Workshop

Bee Love for your HeartH: BEElieve in Magic with Melissa Bee Do you want to be a steward and helping partner of bees, but don’t know how to begin? Bees are vital to the well being of our eco-system. Bees offer so many gifts to us, simply by their presence, but how do we return…

Vibrations of Love – Blissful Days with Bees

As I walk around the garden singing to the plants, I watch the bees. Which plants are they collecting nectar from? Which plants are at their peak and most beloved by Venus? I follow the bees as they are perfectly evolved to sense the plants communications as they have co-evolved in a sacred dance of…

Beeing Insulated

As I was getting ready for the cold winter months in New England, my thoughts and concerns were for my bees.  One of my colonies is still in am 8 frame langstroth hive and it certainly is not insulated enough for the cold.  There are more opinions on insulating bee hives than there are types…

Enter the Sacred Isle of Bees at the Feast of Lights Event

I welcome you to join me for a journey to the Sacred Isle of Bees at the Earthspirit’s Feast of Lights event on February 10, 2017. If you are interested in the bee presentation, it is occurring at 9pm-10:30pm on the 10th, though there are some wonderful presentations happening the whole weekend. Check out the…

InBeeTween

There is no death. There is NO death. That is what the bees want me to know as I wake up from my dream and I am still in hypnagogia…there is no death. This strong message comes to me days before my dad passes, as if a hug from a friend, knowing you are struggling….

A Trip Over the Rainbow

A vacation can be a trip, in the same sense as a “trip” with the help of a sacred herb, medicine or drink, if you treat it as such.  A vacation can take you out of your regular world and into an altered state, if you allow your personal membrane to be open to what…

Secrets

It was amazing to walk outside in the sun after a week of rain.  It was the gentle rain that is good for growth; of seeds and soul alike.  As good is it felt, just like the newly planted seeds, my soul was craving the sun so give me a new goal to stretch towards….

Opening Your Heart – Listening to Bees

Beekeepers who are tuned in, realize that there is a paradigm shift occurring, a needed one, if we want to continue to work with our bees, apis mellifora.  In order to listen to your bees, a soft mindfulness and open heartedness is necessary.  The great thing is, if you listen to the sound of bees,…

Gratitude, Gardens and Lemniscates

It is so easy to get caught up in the distractions of the “demanding” world and forget that those demands can be stripped away, layer by layer, until you get to what really matters.  It is also easy to forget that the world in which we place our feet down each day, is full of…

Healing the Earth with Bees

Join Michael Joshin Thiele at UMass Amherst on April 2, 10:00am – 12:30pm in Fernald Hall for an amazing workshop on biodynamic apiculture. From Gaia Bees website: Gaia Bees advocates for a fundamental shift in Apiculture and develops new practices toward a bee-centric approach. We examine how the bio-integrity of Honeybee nests can inform and heal…