Hut in the Swamp. Pay What You Want!

Chocolate Covered Honey, Spicy Honey, Nut butters, and More!

A project in Arrington, VA by George Hatchell

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Plan ahead and get some sweet goodies to give for the holidays!
Backers: 114
Average Pledge Per Backer: $70

Funded: $7,933 of $3,000
Dates: Oct 14th -> Nov 14th (32 days)
Project By: George Hatchell
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Latest News

We hit our 100th backer!

November 12th - via:
Thank you Karen H for being our 100th backer! Just 50 hours to go and we are a wrap. All of the chocolate covered honey has been made.  Working on creamed and spicy honey this weekend.  (if pans go accordingly). Fed all the bees their fall fondant... (Read More)

4 days to go

November 10th - via:
Hi everyone!  I hope your week is going well. We have just a few days left.  By the end of today all of the chocolate covered honey will be made.  I made 75lbs of milk and 74lbs of dark.  Should handle this kickstarter and a little extra for... (Read More)

Happy Wednesday!

November 3rd - via:
I took a couple of days off from bees and contractors to make chocolate covered honey, but turns out the tempering machine decided to break.  Parts are ordered and Ill spend a few late nights to get caught up this weekend. All supplies, boxes and... (Read More)

Happy Tuesday

November 2nd - via:
Pulled out all the molds and tempering machine today.  Cleaned and sanitized and ready to go.  Making 100lbs of chocolate covered honey over the next few days.   Just got a batch of dried habanero peppers today from a local farmer.  gotta test... (Read More)

happy halloween!

October 31st - via:
I’m dealing with ghosts and goblins. Someone broke into the new farm, left two windows open and two doors unlocked. Just bought an 8 camera security system and heading to the farm to install. Making chocolate covered honey tomorrow and spicy honey... (Read More)

Happy Friday- Anyone got a horse?

October 22nd - via:
So if you read the past updates you know we closed on the farm.  Today I drove out to change the locks and start tackling my to-do list.  To my surprise, the previous owner had given up on moving stuff out (was supposed to be done last weekend) and... (Read More)

Happy Wednesday! We closed on the farm

October 20th - via:
It took longer than we expected, but we finally closed and all the moving parts have stopped moving. If that makes any sense. So tomorrow the fun starts on getting quotes for repairs, materials on stuff Im doing, and what not. Thank you to everyone... (Read More)

saturday update. cbd. baking. contractors.

October 16th - via:
Thank you everyone for supporting my bee business. I’m sitting in Richmond tonight at an Irish pub watching baseball. Exciting life. So if I’ve been asked once I’ve been asked 100 times. Do I create products with CBD. So I’m going to ask you.... (Read More)

Thank you everyone!

October 15th - via:
We hit our goal in 20 hours.  We can get the roof fixed and painted now. Progress!  (Read More)

So we are live.

October 14th - via:
I was sitting here listening to Pat Sajak ramble and decided to just go ahead and launch. This is for the holidays, so stock up on delicious honey goodness as gifts.  Help me raise money to fix the roof and other items. OK, I want to buy a... (Read More)

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