About our bees

Our Bees at Work

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Honey in the making on our cells at Blue Point Bee.

Bees in Winter

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Our bees are happy to have the crocus flowers in the winter. Note the pollen sac on the back of her leg.

Bees on the salvia

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Here's one of our bees naturally gathering pollen from the many species of flowers in our Long Island garden.

Our first hives!

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Just starting out with our first hives in the backyard.

The bees arrive!

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We were so excited to get our first bees in their shipment boxes.

Lorraine and the Swarm!

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Here's our beekeeper Lorraine helping to capture a swarm of bees.

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Help from Husband Bill

Bill dons the beekeeping suit to help with the honey harvest.

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A swarm in a tree

Here's a swarm of honeybees that we helped to rescue. They have been safely moved to a new hive. 

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Honey Bee enjoying the autumn sedum

Bees work the flowers nearly all year long.