Celebrating John Muir

April 21st of every year is set apart as John Muir day.  
Enjoy the beauty of the flora and fauna and honeybees of California through the words of John Muir.
 "When California was wild, it was one sweet bee-garden throughout its entire length, north and south, and all the way across from the snowy Sierra to the ocean."  
 From John Muir: "The Mountains of California" Ch. 16:  "The Bee-Pastures"

Listen as KCRW 89.9
 Celebrates John Muir Day
Sierra Club:  Founder of the Sierra Club, John Muri's direct activism helped save the Yosemite Valley.  
The New York Times:  Scotland officially unveils the John Muir Way:  A Scottish Trail Will Celebrate John Muir   

Happy Thanksgiving!

Happy Thanksgiving to one and all!    And forevermore to the little Honey Bee!

"How doth does the little busy bee
Improve each shining hour,
And gather honey all the day
from each and every flower." - Isaac Watts
 

 "You can thank the honeybee for one third of your diet." - Unknown

"Listen to the bees and let them guide you."
- Brother Adam

"The keeping of bees is like the direction of sunbeams." - Henry David Thoreau

"If the Lord delights in us, then He will bring us into this land
...a land which flows with milk and honey." 
- Christian Holy Bible, Numbers 14:8

"When California was wild, it was one sweet bee-garden throughout its entire length, north and south, and all the way across from the snowy Sierra to the ocean." - John Muir