Rolling in your riches!

Have you ever seen the opening credits to DuckTales? Where Scrooge McDuck is diving into a room full of gold, swimming in it, rolling in it?

Well, not to anthropomorphize my honey bees to oblivion, but after watching just how excited a couple of them were to stumble upon the pollen trap drawer full of pollen, it was impossible not to imagine them exclaiming, “It’s MINE! It’s aLL MINE…MuahHAHAHAHA!”

I decided to capture this little bit of video after observing a honey bee carefully select the perfect ball of pollen, pick it up, and fly with it back into the hive. While I didn’t get that amazing task on video, I had a lot of fun watching this other little girl meticulously shop for her perfect pollen ball: