This interesting image shows, the hive preparing to swarm. You can see fresh eggs (D) so, there must be a Queen in the colony, there is developing larvae (A) and yet there are 2 Queen cells (B). There are also drone cells (C).
Bees with full pollen pants. I love that. Pollen pants. So much nicer than pollen baskets. Young bees sometimes don't load their pollen pants evenly, and look like planes with engine trouble when they land on the hive.
Hilary Kearney is from "Girl Next Door Honey", She does live Bee Removals and sells local honey in the San Diego, California part of the world. Hilary started beekeeping in 2010 after reading a beekeeping book she bought for her boyfriend.