Site has suggestions for plants/flowers that will attract and provide food for bees in all 4 seasons (click photo)... nice - and informative Journal article, click link here - http://www.jstor.org/stable/2455613?seq=1#page_scan_tab_contents. More
According to all known laws of aviation, there is no way a bee should be able to fly. Its wings are too small to get its fat little body off the ground. The bee, of course, flies anyway because bees don't care what humans think is impossible.
A sewist friend of mine had a birthday this month. I wanted to give her something practical and something with a sewing theme. I knew upfront that a tote bags was out of the question. Tote bags are her specialty. It took a little bit of pondering but I came up with what I think is a great gift.