I’m updating my blog directory for links to useful organisations in beekeeping and aromatherapy. I’ll also update the list of blogs I follow and my blog awards. Check back soon.

Bees and beekeeping
The British Beekeepers Association (BBKA) is an educational charity set up in 1874 and the UK’s leading organisation representing beekeepers.
BeeBase is the Fera National Bee Unit website that provides a wide range of free information for beekeepers to help keep their honeybees healthy and productive.
Ealing and District Beekeepers Association is the home of Ealing bees – tea and cake!
Bees for Development is a fantastic charity that assists beekeepers living in poor and remote areas of the world – lifting them out of poverty through beekeeping.
Bumblebee Conservation Trust because everyone loves bumblebees!
BWARS is the national society dedicated to studying and recording bees, wasps and ants (aculeate Hymenoptera) in Britain and Ireland.
Not exactly about beekeeping but essential reading, the Royal Horticultural Society list of plants for bees.
Bee Basic supplies essential, good-quality beekeeping equipment at affordable prices.
Thornes is one of the biggest online shops in the UK for beekeeping, and candle-making, equipment.

International Association of Professional Aromatherapists is the home of professionally qualified aromatherapists.
Neal’s Yard Remedies suppliers of good-quality aromatherapy supplies and equipment.

Blog roll
I’m creating a new blog roll of the many blogs I follow and who follow me. So if you’re not here yet, hang tight, it’s been a busy summer and I’m catching up! Here’s a start on my updated blog roll, check back again soon.
Bees and beekeeping
Adventuresinbeeland’s Blog
Adventures in natural beekeeping
Apiarylandlord’s blog
Batel’s bee blog
Ealing Transition Community Bees
Gretchen Bee Ranch
Kiwimana’s Blog
My Latin Notebook
Romancing the Bee
Prospect of bees
Wallace Family Apiary
YorkshireBees Blog
Hen Corner
In a beekeepers garden
Nature and wildlife
A Backyard Universe
Rolling Harbour Abaco
Philip Strange Science and Nature Writing
Parks and gardens
A french garden
Ealing Transition Community Garden
Garden Walk Garden Talk
Get outdoors at Osterley Park and House
The Frustrated Gardener
The Garden Diaries
Laura Rittenhouse’s Gardening Journal
Feast of life
A Healthy Life for Me
Putney Farm
The Farmers Taft
Travelling and places to go
Trot trot – trot with me
Planet Earth Newsletter
Aromatherapy and perfume, Health and beauty
Homemade Wellbeing
Mycoignofvantage’s Blog
All about writing
Chasing the Perfect Moment
My Magnificent Mess
PeterGermany’s Blog
Source of Inspiration
Liberated Way
Tale of My Heart
I’ve Been There, Claire
Leaf And Twig
Arts and crafts
Nature’s my friend
Urban tales
Buried Words and Bushwa
Museums and learned societies
British Museum’s blog