He’s on fire!

I picked up a copy of NBA Jam for the Megadrive last week. It’s considered a classic for a reason. I didn’t actually own a copy of it back in the day and I wouldn’t say basketball was my go-to sporting interest. But I certainly played it with my cousins and a few of my…

The Expanse

I’d mentioned a little while ago that I’d ordered the series The Expanse by James S. A. Corey. I’m just finishing Abbadon’s Gate which is book three and I can highly recommend the series. It’s been a while since I’ve jumped into an extended sci-fi story but I’m glad I did. It’s science fiction action with…

BHQ

The paint job on my Flowhive is complete. It’s styled like a beach shed! Or the Grey Bar Hotel…it will remain unpopulated for the next few weeks until my nucleus is ready for collection. I’ve ordered a 5 frame nuc with Italian bees.

Nectar of the gods

Given my long-standing moniker and associated iconography you’d be forgiven for thinking that I was an apiarist. I’m not. But I will be soon! This week I’ve taken collection of a six frame Flowhive and related equipment. There have only been a few setbacks during the build process (like putting the roof shingles on upside…