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Happy Lazybones Day!

June 11, 2011 by  
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LUILAK (Lazy Bones Day) The Saturday before Whitsun Luilak, or Lazybones Day, is essentially a festival of youth and is celebrated in Zaandam, Amsterdam, and some other western Netherland towns. The holiday starts at four in the morning on the Saturday before Pinkster, or Whit Sunday, when troops of young people begin whistling, beating on […]

Voice Of The Beehive: My Deadline L.A. Interview on KPFK 90.7 Los Angeles

June 7, 2011 by  
Filed under Bees, Noted, Sticky Acres

Today I got to geek out on the radio on KPFK 90.7 fm about urban beekeeping with Deadline L.A. hosts Barbara Osborn and Laurie Kaufman. George Langworthy, writer and director of the new documentary VANISHING OF THE BEES was also a guest on the show. As luck would have it, my allergies kicked into high […]