This will probably have to go down as Blake Lively’s worst birthday ever.

On her blog Preserve, Lively recounted her birthday celebration on Monday, which included a photoshoot for her website and an all-out assault by a whole mess of bees:

“I don’t know enough about insects to say if they were wasps, honeybees or Mother Nature’s miniature flying tasers. What I DO know, is that just moments before we were in the midst of a gorgeous fall fashion shoot. Now, I was a Monty Python sketch; running at top speed in no particular direction, whipping my arms and hands around like I’d just discovered they were growing out of my shoulders without my previous knowledge. There was a terrible sound piercing the air too… I was later informed this sound had emanated from my very own mouth. I’d prefer to never hear it again. Along with everybody else on the East Coast.”

While one can never be sure, the whole scene probably looked something like this:

[via Gawker]