I got 28 ounces of honey this way:
I'm going to add another box to the hive, because it seems like the colony wants to grow.
My next step is to take the leftover wax and mix it with some oils of coconut and peppermint and make lip balm. I'll put them in 1 oz glass jars like this.
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