i patiently waited for the full week before heading back into the hive to scope out the scene. i love going into the hive, but it disrupts them, so only when necessary.
the fuel and the fire::
the girls are loving their sugar syrup. i spoiled them this first week with a 2:1 sugar syrup. yum::
o, showing some love of his own::
through the smoke, into the hive, right to the queen cage and, she's gone::
our queen wasn't marked this year, so we probably won't be seeing her very often. but we'll see her handiwork, thats for sure!