Monthly Archives: March 2021

HONEY BUNNIES (Bisquit Recipe for Easter)

Ingredients:   2 Tbsp yeast   1/2 cup warm water   1/2 cup butter, softened   1/4 cup honey ( WP Orange Blossom works well)   3 eggs, room temperature   1 cup milk, room temperature   1 Tbsp distilled white vinegar   1 1/2 tsp salt   4 1/2 to 5 1/2 cups whole wheat flour   1 Tbsp oil    1/2 cup raisinsDirections for Dough: Dissolve the yeast in the water in a small bowl; set aside. In the bowl of a stand mixer using […]

Orange Blossom Honey

    As spring approaches, the bees exit the hive into the new warmth and growth.  They are always on the hunt for new sources of their precious honey.  Depending on the severity of the winter chill, the stored hive honey may be seriously depleted and need urgent replacing.       In Florida, Texas, and California, citrus groves […]

A Poem by Mary Oliver

How Would You Live Then? What if a hundred rose-breasted grosbeaks     flew in circles around your head? What ifthe mockingbird came into the house with you and     became your advisor? What ifthe bees filled your walls with honey and all     you needed to do was ask them and they would fillthe bowl? What if the brook slid downhill just     past your […]