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Blueberry Recipes From Our Innkeepers To Sweeten Your Day

Who doesn't love blueberries ~ Eating them right out of the bowl, putting them over yogurt or ice cream or as an ingredient in many wonderful recipes! We have two terrific blueberry recipes to share with you. Don't be fooled, even if you are not on a gluten-free diet, these gluten-free blueberry mu...

Favorite Spring Savory Breakfast Recipes - With Fresh Asparagus!

When I cook breakfast in the spring, I look for recipes that use spring vegetables. One of my favorite spring vegetable is asparagus. Whether you grow some in your own garden or get from the farmers market, asparagus gives a breakfast just a little bit of elegance and a whole lot of taste. Our innk...

10 Wisconsin Hiking Trails for Wildflowers

For Earth Day in April, we wrote a series of blogs about the importance of pollinators, how to attract them into your yard, and how our Innkeepers do their part to attract pollinators.  While we love the idea of creating gardens filled with a beautiful range of flowers, especially those speci...

Simple Recipes To Make Quarantine A Little Bit Sweeter

If there is one thing it seems we are all doing during this Safer at Home mandate, is cooking and baking. Experimenting with new and different simple recipes is fun and you just might discover a new favorite. Our foodie expert innkeepers are more than happy to share their tried-and-true recipes with...

9 Stunning Frank Lloyd Wright Houses to See in Wisconsin

Wisconsin, once home to renowned architect Frank Lloyd Wright, is still home to an incredible 43 of his buildings. Many of these Frank Lloyd Wright houses and buildings are privately owned, and therefore not open to the public.  However, some offer regular tours and the chance to see these hist...

WBBA Marks 50th Anniversary of Earth Day Plus Arbor Day

With The World On Pause, Wisconsin Bed & Breakfast Association Marks 50th Anniversary Of Earth Day Plus Arbor Day With Program Aimed At Healing The Planet As the nation and world looks to heal from the coronavirus pandemic, healing the planet comes into focus too with the 50th anniversary of...

Pollinator Practices - Best Bed & Breakfast Examples: Part Two

“Our B&B owners are serious about serving as an example of how to tend to the health of the state’s ecosystems, and the Earth Day anniversary coupled with Arbor Day was all the spark they needed to make the pollinator program official,” said Kerri Thiel, executive director of t...

Bees Are All The Buzz - Pollinating Good Ideas: Part Two

We continue with our Pollinating Good Ideas to help bring back our pollinators. The focus in this article - Bees! We have a few more tips, tricks, and information to help you protect and grow pollinator populations and the environments in which they depend.   Give Them Shelter Because bees...

Pollinator Practices - Best Bed & Breakfast Examples: Part One

All member inns were asked to send in a description of the pollinator practices they planned to institute in 2020 and the response was overwhelming. Here are a handful of the most outstanding examples. Cameo Rose Victorian Country Inn, Belleville One of the finest examples of pesticide-free poll...

Pollinating Good Ideas: Part One - It Starts In Your Own Backyard

Garden and Planting Tips From The Experts For Your Use   Pollinator Flowers at The Buckingham Inn, Madison Pollinating Good Practices Did You Know: Nearly 90% of flowering plants, including many crops, need a pollinator to reproduce. As much as one-third of our food supply relies on the...

WBBA Innkeeper Recipes For Easter Leftovers Anyone?

I always think ahead of what I am going to do with my Easter leftovers. I can at least be guaranteed that there will be plenty of ham leftover. I do this intentionally, as I always buy the biggest ham I can find. There is nothing better than reinventing your Easter leftovers! We have two delicious r...

Breakfast or Brunch Anyone? Start With These Savory Recipes

They say that breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but realistically, often we don't have the time to make an elaborate meal at breakfast. Sometimes, it is just a miracle to be able to grab some oatmeal, a yogurt and some fruit ~ usually, a banana on the run.   So, it is alway...
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