Walnut and Squirrel the Indian runner ducks at The Hive

Walnut and Squirrel the Indian runner ducks at The Hive

Walnut and Squirrel the Indian runner ducks at The Hive Walnut and Squirrel the Indian runner ducklings We are excited to welcome Walnut and Squirrel to The Hive. They were two of a clutch of six fertilised Indian runner duck eggs we put in an incubator some 30 days...
A swarm in May is worth a load of hay

A swarm in May is worth a load of hay

A swarm in May is worth a tonne of hay The popular rhyme that indicated the value of a swarm of bees as the season progresses goes: A swarm in May is worth a load of hay. A swarm in June is worth a silver spoon. A swarm in July isn’t worth a fly. If we apply a literal...

Welcome to The Hive

Welcome to The Hive and  thank you for stopping by.  This website is documentation of my journey into living a low impact and more sustainable lifestyle. This was a journey I meant to start many years ago. Like most people, when faced with taking a radically...