Seaweed for the soil, skin and soul.

Thanks to my Dad,  seaweed now dresses the ground and plants in our greenhouse.  He has spent his retired days with fork in hand, turning the ground and barrowing in fresh seaweed.  Community Services with the Probation Project have also helped by wheeling back and forth with wheel barrows and mounds of vraic (our local name…

Barefoot beekeeping

‘The keeping of bees is like the direction of sunbeams’ , Henry David Thoreau.  Something I read this morning from an inspiring book called ‘The Barefoot Beekeeper’ http://www.biobees.com , a book I have wanted to absorb for awhile.  Finally beekeeping makes sense to me.  A friend likened the type of hive with removable frames (national,…