As the days get longer, the weather becomes milder, and the air begins to sweeten with hints of the first spring blossoms, my thoughts turn increasingly to my bees. I’ve spied them scouting out the first dandelions and daffodils for nectar and bringing the pollen back to their hives which tells me that the queen is gearing up for spring and laying lots of eggs. This is a time of year when it is crucial for beekeepers to pay attention to what’s going on in each of their beehives. [Keep reading…]
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A winter evening at the Wine & Duck in Front Royal, VA
If you’ve never tried the steak quesadillas at Front Royal’s Wine & Duck, run, don’t walk, to their restaurant on Main Street! The garlic mayonnaise and tangy barbecue sauce make this such a savory treat - the perfect dinner for a cold, rainy evening.