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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...

See the Best Waterfalls in Wisconsin With Us This Spring

As spring gets underway in Wisconsin, it's time to talk about one of our favorite spring activities; chasing waterfalls in Wisconsin! The snow is starting to melt, and the spring rains fill our rivers and gorges with massive amounts of water, all of which has to go somewhere. All of that means one t...

Sweet Breakfast Recipe Ideas From Our Innkeepers Just In Time For Spring

When spring approaches, it is time to celebrate! When spring fever hits, I know I hang the floral wreath on the door, find the spring decor to carefully arrange throughout the house, and I like to experiment with a new sweet breakfast recipe or two. Recipes that are lighter, brighter, and delicious....

Saint Patrick's Day Recipe Traditions That Wisconsin Loves

Time to celebrate St. Patrick's Day with a few Saint Patrick's Day Recipe traditions that Wisconsin loves, whether you are of Irish ancestry or not! It goes along nicely with our tradition to wear green, listen to Irish music, look for the pot of gold over the rainbow, wear a "Kiss Me I'm Irish" shi...

Wisconsin Birds and Where to Find Them!

*Special Note: Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, some state parks may be closed.  Before venturing out to these magnificent parks, please see the status at: https://dnr.wi.gov/covid-19/.  Spring is nearly upon us here in Wisconsin, and we can hardly wait for friendly, colorful blooms of the s...

"Let Them Eat Cake"!

Yes, you can have your cake and eat it too! We are sharing two delicious cake recipes from our Wisconsin Innkeepers that you can prepare easily. The Apple Bundt Cake is perfect for a snack or baked for breakfast. The Hummingbird Cake, is a southern recipe, and very rich and decadent! It is a must tr...

Wisconsin Bed and Breakfasts with Spa Services!

If there's one thing that says romance this February, it's spending a few relaxing days at one of our Wisconsin Bed and Breakfasts!  From the moment you cross our thresholds, you'll see what sets our Inns apart from other lodgings in Wisconsin. Each property in our collection of Inns has its ow...

2 Savory Recipes To Chase Away Those Winter Chills

There is nothing better than feeling warm and cozy on a chilly winter day, so we found a couple of savory recipes guaranteed to take the chill off!  The Ham, Caramelized Onion, and Gruyere Quiche recipe is perfect for breakfast, lunch or dinner, and will surely be a favorite any time of year. A...
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