What is a Bee


1. a custom-made blanket knit together with love for Nora, Henry and Anna by Great Grandma Heinrich in a pattern and color chosen by Jenn and Steve. Used to provide comfort and familiarity in any environment. (Origin: one-year-old Nora naming the first blankie from Great Grandma.) Also see: Travel Bee – a small version of bee kept in the car.

2. any hymenopterous insect of the superfamily Apoidea unconditionally avoided by Nora and Henry

3. a community social gathering in order to perform some task like getting ready for a garage sale or preparing for a toddler birthday party, engage in a contest, etc.: a sewing bee; a spelling bee;


Bee /bē/ (noun)