Posts Tagged ‘Bees’

SG536: How Creative Garden Author Dawn Pape Educates and Excites Both Kids and Adults

Dawn Pape is on a mission to make gardening more enjoyable and gardeners more informed. She is the author of several books including Lawn Chair Gardener and Mason Meets a Mason Bee. A passionate advocate for bees, native plants, and water quality, Dawn regularly speaks at events to teach her audiences how they can make a difference right in their own backyard.

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SG525 The Beez Kneez with Kristy Allen and Erin Rupp

The old saying, “The Bee’s Knees” used to mean something small and insignificant. But, what Kristy Allen and Erin Rupp are doing with their business, The Beez Kneez, is something extraordinary. Since their initial chance meeting in a “cloud of bees” at a local apiary, Kristy and Erin have created their own special buzz about their honey delivery business by delivering honey on their bikes… dressed as – you guessed it – bees. But their innovative, young company is about more than just pedaling honey. On a mission to promote “healthy bees, healthy lives”, the duo work tirelessly in the area of bee education and advocacy as well as urban bee keeping and running their very own honey house. In this episode, you’re sure to bee inspired by this honey of a business!

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