We had a fine time celebrating Mother's Day and, Joe's birthday a couple weeks ago. A good part of the family was here. We got to Skype with Melissa and her family and Alicia and her family. At the same time too! At any rate, this Orchid was a gift from my dad to Tammy in honor of Mom's Day. Take a look at the whole set on my flickr. Hope you all had a nice Mom's Day too!
Bees are fascinating creatures. I watch them on our lemon tree and other blooming flowers in our yard. I'm not going into a treatise on the common honey bee but, more information can be found HERE. Please read the article linked on the sidebar of that page titled, "The Vanishing." My interest is more in the images I can capture. Here are a few-
What I usually see, the famous "Bee Moon."
Ever hear the phrase "Busy as a bee?" I don't think I could ever be that busy...