Posts made in June, 2012

Guess Who’s Coming for Dinner? BEES!

Posted by on Jun 7, 2012 in Explorations, Island Life, Slider | Comments Off on Guess Who’s Coming for Dinner? BEES!

Guess Who’s Coming for Dinner? BEES!

I was standing as far away from the bee swarm as I could, but it was difficult on our little eight-foot balcony. Once Danny the bee keeper started brushing the bees off of the rafter, they formed a huge buzzing cloud around us. Bees are pretty calm when they’re swarming, but the bees in Puerto Rico are all Africanized and are a bit unpredictable. When I felt the first sting on my back, I gritted my teeth and stood as still as possible. Swatting at the bees would only make things worse. It’s best to just take the stings and attempt to push through the pain. Then there was a sting...

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