Bees play a big role in nature, and it’s good to start teaching children about them early so they understand how important these little insects really are to the world we live in. I love learning and teaching about bees. For a great overview of why we need bees, please download a PDF from my friends at the NRDC on how nature’s tiny workers put food on our tables.
Bee-informed. Read as much as you can about honeybees and other pollinators! Buy local honey. The backyard beekeeping movement is here to say! support local bee-keepers. Mix it up. Plant bee-friendly flowers with different colors, shapes and bloom times. Don’t spray it! Avoid using herbicides or pesticides in the garden. Ladybugs, spiders, and praying mantises will naturally keep pest populations in check. BeeSweet. Did you know that I donate money from the sale of my lemonade to organizations fighting hard to save the honeybees. Visit my Where to Buy page and Buy a Bottle, Save a Bee! Share the Buzz....
Let's have fun! Here is a puzzle we put together for you to download with all kinds of BeeSweet Lemonade related words to find...honeybees, lemonade, flaxseed. You get the idea. Can you find all the words? Happy buzzing!