Author Archives: Jean

Genetics and the Honeybee

Genes and the honeybee

Ever wonder why bees do what they do? Why and when do some of the bees in a hive become foragers? How do the pheramone levels in the hive affect honeybee performance. Answers to these questions and more can be found in this interesting article about honeybees and their genes. For more click

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 […]