Wishing Peace on Earth and Happy Holidays to Everyone

The holiday season means different things to different people: when you’re a kid it’s generally all about excitement, sparkly things and presents; for the more mature (hopefully) it has  to do with things like family, togetherness, love and peace. PEACE. It’s easy to wish for; sadly, it’s more difficult to attain.  This past year has…

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The Gift of Food :: Almond Biscotti Recipe

It’s been a bit hectic here at our Maryland bed and breakfast lately as it usually is this time of year.  Lots of preparations for end of year festivities and parties.  Then there’s the gifting, of course. What to give, what to give! If you’re looking for a great food based gift, we have just…

Christmas Special in Maryland :: Romantic Chestertown Getaway

Apologies in advance: we know Thanksgiving hasn’t even come and gone yet (we’re sold out, by the way) and here we are posting about Christmas. . . Time goes by in nano-seconds around here, so please forgive us if this seems premature.  In a few weeks, we’ll be running our Twelve Days of Christmas special. …

Studio Tour and Guitar Festival in Chestertown

One  of the most popular events of the year and a brand new music festival are the highlights for this coming weekend. RiverArts 16th Annual Studio Tour is a self guided tour of more than 50 artists in their studios throughout Kent and Queen Anne counties.   A fabulous opportunity to see works in progress, learn…

Arts & Entertainment District :: Chestertown, MD Events

We often talk about how lucky we are to live in an area that is so rich in culture: music festivals and movie theaters, art galleries and artists’ studios, book fairs and boat festivals, live theater and lecture series, sailing lessons and story telling. . . It’s almost as if someone said, here’s a town…

RiverFest in Chestertown, MD :: Celebrating Art & History

Leave it to the inventive folks of Chestertown, MD to create an event that celebrates the arts, the environment, and local history all at the same time.  RiverFest 2015 is a brand new festival that takes place in Wilmer Park, beautifully situated along the banks of our magnificent Chester River. Tons of activities are packed…

Chestertown Jazz Festival Weekend 2015

We’re very excited because this year the Chestertown Jazz Festival is an entire weekend instead of one Saturday afternoon … giving us more opportunities to hear some great music by world class performers, check out the vendors, and bask in the warm September sun by the river. Starting on Friday, September 10, enjoy an evening…

Fall Foliage on the Eastern Shore :: Romantic Maryland Getaway

As August comes to a close, our thoughts naturally gravitate toward the coming of fall…back to school for some, a respite from the heat for others, and for all of us, the inevitable countdown to the year’s end and all the activity that awaits us . . . We know summer isn’t over yet, and…