Do Wasps and Hornets Make Honey? It’s Not that Simple

Yes, the Mexican honey wasp, also called Brachygastra mellifica, is an exception here. But it produces honey in very small amounts, not as much as a honey bee produces.  My son loves to eat honey on his toast every morning, and while he’s having his breakfast he keeps asking me why an ugly-looking bee keeps … Read more

Flies and insects that look like bees

Bees are adorable and I am often in the garden looking for them. One day I came across a big black flying bug which looked like a bee, but something was off. Th The fuzzy, little creature wasn’t a bee but a fly. I immediately went to the internet and read up about it. These … Read more