What Do Bees Symbolize? True Meaning of Bee Symbolism

Have you seen a beehive up close? If you have, you might have found it fascinating. Because it is! Bees divide themselves into hierarchical groups to get work done for their homes. Before I get into bee symbolism, let’s talk about how there are three elements in every bee home/society/hive: workers, who look after the … Read more

Bees In Winter – Do Bees Hibernate?

Bees In Winter - Do Bees Hibernate

Summer months are the time for picnics and backyard barbeques. Alas, life is not all that easy for bees. They’re busy preparing for the long night. So, what exactly happens to the pollinators when the weather grows cold? How do they survive? And how can we help make their lives a bit easier? We’ll be … Read more

How to Differentiate among Bees, Hornets, Yellow Jackets And Wasps


‘Bees’, ‘wasps’, ‘yellow jackets’, ‘hornets’- the mere mention of these words is enough to make many of us shudder. The fear of those painful stings has, however, caused a great distrust and dislike for these creatures, more than they actually warrant. A lot of people are getting into entomology and apiculture as a passion. Have … Read more