What’s the Deal? 5 Honey Myths Debunked!

Girls telling a honey myth

Ah, honey – the delicious sticky liquid that is often referred to as the “nectar of the Gods”.  Besides having multifunctional purposes, it is known to have several benefits for the health, skin, and other parts of the body.  It’s also a source of much controversy.  There are a good many claims, honey myths and […]

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Back to Basics: The Ultimate Newbie Guide to Honey

How Bees Make Honey

Everybody knows that honey came from bees and that it tastes sweet and delicious. It is also a known fact that it’s the perfect sweetener for teas and toast but, are you absolutely sure that you know everything there is to know about this golden liquid? If it is your first time to truly appreciate […]

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8 Foods with Honey in Their Name, but Contain Little to None

Wet Cat

There are a few things that make me angrier than a wet cat! Aside from people who run red lights, spam mail, and screen printed t-shirts that cost more than a day’s salary, one of things that makes me mad is misleading advertising! As far as honey goes, it makes sense when you think about […]

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11 of the Most Famous Beekeepers in History (Plus Video!)

George Washington Famous Beekeeper

Let’s face it, beekeeping isn’t exactly a mainstream hobby so it’s rare to encounter someone who can claims the title of “beekeeper”.  It’s even more rare to meet someone who’s not only famous, but also a beekeeper. Here’s our take on the most famous beekeepers in history! Sylvia Plath (1932 – 1962) Sylvia Plath was […]

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More than 10 Honey Gift Ideas for Non-Boring, Holiday (or Anytime) Gift-Giving!


It’s ironic, but gift giving has really become so mundane!  Think about this… The gift-giving options today are exponentially greater today, than at any other time in the history of the world. So why then, do many of us end up giving (and receiving) unimaginative, down-right-lame gifts that convey sentiments like: I have belly button […]

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Honey Color Facts: Plus Our Favorite Honey [Useful Chart Inside!]

Honey Colors and Types

You spell it colour, I spell it color.  However its spelled, it’s one of my favorite things about honey.  That’s because honey is one of the only sweeteners with such a unique and broad range of wonderful colors! Honey colors range from a transparent “water-like” color to a dark almost black or ebony color.  However, […]

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3 Honey Themed Books We Love & Want to Share


Honey Books are Sweet Reads! We’re all about living a sweet, honey themed lifestyle at Best Honey Site and one of the dying joys of a slow, simple and sweet life is reading! With that In mind, we decided to recommend a few honey books that we couldn’t live without and think you won’t want […]

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How to Buy Honey: A Few Tips on Selecting Your Next Jar!

Honey buying guide

Ready to Learn How To Buy Honey? Before we start, give yourself a pat on the back for being a wise consumer!  You see, many people cheat themselves by buying honey that’s popular or easily available when a 10 second evaluation of their goals and a small bit of information would give them such a […]

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How to Choose the Best Manuka Honey

manuka honey

How to Choose the Best Manuka Honey If you’ve done any research to find the best manuka honey you know its not cheap!  In addition, you know the price is usually connected to a rating standard called UMF or Unique Manuka Factor.  Is the expensive manuka honey best?  Read on to learn key secrets about […]

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