10 unbelievable uses of honey

Hello bees! Happy first week of February! January was a busy bee month for us here at the Hive with the launch of our new drinks, so we can’t believe it’s flown by already! And over the past month we’ve been into our honey more than ever. There is something truly comforting about enjoying our…

How to bathe like Cleopatra!

Good afternoon bees! Did you have a nice weekend? September might be well underway, but this weekend’s blue skies were BEEautiful! We decided it was time to slow down and engage in some much-needed rest and relaxation, as the changing of seasons always leaves us feeling a bit sluggish! So if like us, you’re feeling…

How to use honey for golden locks!

Hi bees! How you all doing? We can’t believe it’s September already! With the changing seasons, we felt it was time to refresh. Sun, sea water and endless rounds of blow drying our hair for summer nights out can all damage our precious golden locks. We like to keep our locks looking as golden as…

Top 3 tips for using honey on your skin

Hello bees and happy last day of July. It feels like this month’s flown faster than a bee into a meadow of flowers. Last week we were sheltering from the sporadic summer storms (check out that alliteration...) and finding new ways to use our favourite golden ingredient… adding a dash to our afternoon cuppa, mixing…

What is propolis and how can it help you?

Hello bees! How you doing today? Despite the rain, we had a BEEautiful weekend at a wedding and even managed to catch the odd ray whilst enjoying a honey based cocktail or two! So what’s in store this week? Well, when we think of bees, most of us automatically think of honey, but did you…

4 reasons why honey and water will make you feel great!

Hi bees! It was great to see so many new and familiar bees this weekend at Balance Festival. We had an absolutely buzzing time keeping you fitness fanatics and wellness warriors hydrated! All the action got us thinking though... Are we drinking enough water? We all know we should drink water, but reality is we…

Honey face mask recipe!

‘Ello bees! Nice Easter? We had so much fun and definitely had a bit too much choccy! But it’s totally fine, we’re being good bees this week – eating healthy and Spring cleaning, including Spring cleaning for the skin! At this time of year a few of the worker bees here at The Hive are…

6 different types of honey

Afternoon bees! How are you? After a fab weekend buzzing on far too much honey water (and coffee of course) at the London Coffee Festival 2017 we wanted to say a huge thank you - we met SO many lovely people. Honestly bees, we felt absolutely buzzing this morning! Now, this probably won’t come as…

Flower power… what’s so good about bee pollen?

Afternoon bees, we hope you’re well on this chilly Monday afternoon! This week we couldn’t resist telling you about one of The Hive’s best-kept secrets: bee pollen, or a.k.a. ‘bee gold dust’! Yes, this one is high on The Hive’s hot list. You may have spotted us sprinkling it on our porridge or seen mentions…

Why is honey a great energy source?

Good afternoon bees! How are you doing? We’ve had a seriously buzzy week since Dragon’s Den, thanks for all the comments on our, erm, colourful beekeeping suits 😉 ...If you missed it, it’s still available on BBC iPlayer Series 14, episode 12! Yesterday we decided to take a break from The Hive and escape on our…