Enjoy Rosh Hashanah 2020 With Anna's Honey

by | Tuesday, September 15, 2020 |

Have a Good and Sweet Year! Shanah Tovah Umetukah! A Long-Standing Tradition On the evening of Friday, September 18th, Rosh Hashanah will begin. This holiday marks the beginning of the Jewish New Year and has been celebrated for over a millennium. Traditionally, many sweet foods are eaten over the span of Rosh Hashanah to represent good fortune in the new year. The most popular Rosh Hashanah treats are dipped in deliciously sweet honey. Whether eating a crisp apple or indulging in soft challah...

Celebrate National Teddy Bear Day with Bear Bottles

by | Wednesday, September 9, 2020 |

Happy National Teddy Bear Day How the Teddy Bear Came to Be September 9th marks National Teddy Bear Day, a day commemorating the popular children’s toy. Teddy bears are recognized worldwide and mean a lot to those who grew up with one. According to the National Park Service, the history of the teddy bear dates over a century ago. On November 14, 1902, Theodore Roosevelt went on a hunting trip. On the trip, Roosevelt did not locate a single bear, so Roosevelt’s assistants decided to find one...

Why We Need to Save the Bees

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by | Friday, September 4, 2020 |

Help the Honey Bees Changing Seasons Fall is approaching quickly, with the first official Autumn day only weeks away. The leaves will begin to change and the temperature will cool. Instead of spending time outside, it may be more comfortable reading a book inside while sipping on a cup of hot tea. During this time, it is easy to feel summer is leaving just as quickly as it came. September already rolled in, but there are still enough summer days left to do enjoy our favorite summer activities....

Stay Healthy With Honey

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by | Friday, August 28, 2020 |

How Honey Can Help These days, it is more important than ever to try to stay happy and healthy. Social distancing can be a positive thing, working on new hobbies, reflecting on daily habits, and stopping the spread of dangerous viruses that may be buzzing around. Unfortunately, this distancing can have some negative outcomes too, especially when it comes to seeing the people we’re close with. We miss the days of going out to do our favorite things and living normally. Ironically, the constant...

What is Creamed Honey?

by | Friday, August 21, 2020 |

Creamed honey can go by many different names. It may be referred to as whipped honey, honey butter, or spun honey, but what exactly is it? Creamed honey is honey that is crystallized using specific temperature controlling methods to transform the texture closer to a wonderfully smooth butter-like consistency that doesn’t drip. This crystallization process is completely natural and doesn’t impact the quality of the honey. Due to high sugar content, honey can take on a semi-solid crystallized...