Spring-Flowers

New Growth at the Inn: Springtime is the Best Time!

No matter what Mother Nature says or does, spring IS here. Even though the wind is whipping around like it thinks we’re in Kansas, it’s still spring. This is the time for the obligatory post about new growth and budding flowers, pictures of blooming daffodils and sprouting asparagus. I am happy to oblige, with these…

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Real Wood Fires :: Maryland Spring Break Getaway

  Of course Mutts is my favorite comic! Well, March has arrived like clockwork and typically, the weather is a mystery.  Today it’s sunny and windy and kind of warm, but in two days we might have some snow on the ground and/or gale force winds!  Not much of a surprise.  No matter what, if…

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Surround your Valentine with Orchids at Longwood Gardens!

Roses may be the traditionally given flower for Valentine’s Day,  but not everyone always wants to be traditional.  Roses are lovely of course, but what if instead of flowers that will be gone in a few days anyway, you wanted to give the gift of an experience that you can share… and one that just…

Spring is Blooming :: Chestertown, Maryland Events

Just as the daffodils start blooming, the list of outdoor Chestertown, Maryland events starts to grow longer.  The third week of April is chock full of interesting things to do here in Kent County. The 6th annual Paint the Town event, sponsored by Chestertown RiverArts,  features 50 artists (50!!) from all over the east coast…

Asparagus stalks

Who’s Ready for Spring???

It’s certainly not news that this winter’s weather  has been a bit extreme. . .as many predicted it would be.  Now that it’s March, the month of SPRING, how can we not dream of hyacinth and daffodils.  Of strawberries and rhubarb.  And the sun…. ahhhhhh, can’t you just feel it?  NO??   Well, maybe we…

World’s Easiest Easter Egg Hunt Takes Place on Eastern Shore!!

The tongue twisting title of this post is what I thought would be a super funny caption to this picture: OK, so I’m easily amused. What the heck are they doing on the front lawn of the Brampton Inn? Playing Bocce Ball, of course!  The couple on the right are Stephanie and Dennis, two of our favorite, long…