Category: Beeswax Candles

The Garden Bee Solar Update – 10Mw Generated

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We are celebrating at The Garden Bee! As of 2 Sepember 2018 we have generated 10 Megawatts-Hours of energy. Burning a barrel of crude oil generates 1,699.8 Kilowatt-hours of energy. … US IRS We have offset the equivalent of 5.9 barrels of oil being…

The Garden Bee Solar Update – August 2018

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Here is another solar update on the progress of our panels. The panels have been installed and generating for 9 months now. The overall output has improved and we are hitting forecast results. We are pleased! Conservation Efforts We are tracking our generation and…

Our Beeswax Candles light the stars!

It was so cool to get the call for each movie requesting our beeswax candles. While it wasn’t the leading star doing the requesting, we know a guy who knows the guys. To make a long story short, they wanted our pure beeswax candles…

What’s in Bloom Now? The Bottle Tree of Course!

The bottle tree (aka Stella cherry) is just beginning to bloom. The bottles are used for weights to bend the branches down for easy picking. Underneath spring bulbs bloom delighting the eye with colour and form. Hyacinths, daffodils, silia, tulips….which is your favourite spring…

Burntcoat Head Gift Shop Opening 18 May 2018

For anyone who hasn’t grown up on the Fundy Shore of Nova Scotia, Burntcoat Head is a must see. Check out this link for what Burntcoat Head Park has to offer. Watch this very dramatic Tide Time-lapse video to see just how impressive the…

The Garden Bee Solar Update

I thought it was time to keep you folks updated on the progress of our solar panels. The panels have been installed and generating for 6 months. While the output is not stellar, we are pleased. These were the worst 6 months of the…

The Journey Begins

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