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…

Recipe for BeeLoveds

I came upon a question today that asked how I bring spiritual practices into beekeeping.  While it is a great question that I can answer on many different levels, especially as spiritual beekeeping tends to lovingly caress everything I do in my life, the woman asking seemed to be looking for specific practices.  To honor…

Keeping the Swarm in Your Heart

I had a dream.  I picked up a large, golden queen bee in my hand and placed her onto the entrance to a hive.  She accepted it and walked Home. The excitement begins!  As soon as I return home from errands, I find Eastern Shadow hive body exploding with bees! The bees swirl and swarm…

Caretakers of the Heartbeat

The honey bees share a journey of rebirth with those who choose to listen.  Their own hive Beeing is like a Womb, just like in the journey.  Each time a worker bee enters into the Womb, she is choosing to enter the dark and be reborn.  As she flies again from the Womb back out…

OM, or is it MO?

The brood is the most protected part of the honey bee Being.  The nursery is swaddled on all sides by extra layers of golden blankets; cells full of colorful pollen and honey.  The brood is cradled in the center of the Being, all vibrations that reach the brood are more easily controlled by the Sisters…

Autopsy of Eastern Shadow; a Thriving Honey Bee Hive

Eastern Shadow Hive was alive and healthy as of January 2015, when during a few of the warm days, I watched a good number of honey bees come out for cleansing flights and bring out the dead that had fallen to the bottom of the Hive.  I felt overjoyed to see the  bees doing so…