Thanksgiving Dinner in Maryland – At The Brampton Inn

With Thanksgiving only 2 weeks away, we thought it was time for a post with recipes! Some of our favorites that we’ve shared in the past are particularly good around the holiday season.  Go ahead and give any or all of these a try:  pumpkin chocolate chip muffins,  chocolate ginger cake, cranberry apricot walnut bread.…

Goodbye Summer, Hello Birds!

Well it’s officially autumn now, and one of the many harbingers of fall is the sound of the geese returning. They’re not here in full force yet, but we have heard a few honks lately. Speaking of birds, if you’ve been to visit us this summer, then you may have caught a glimpse of one…

So you wanna be an innkeeper?

So many of our guests tell us that either they or someone they know has always wanted to have an inn, a bed and breakfast, a guest house.  Some sort of hospitality business.  It just may be one of the most coveted industries out there.  It doesn’t take much research to learn that while it…

Fecundity…it’s an August thing.

August really is a fecund month.  Oh, how I love the chance to use that word, fecund.  From the Oxford English Dictionary online: adjective producing or capable of producing an abundance of offspring or new growth; highly fertile:a lush and fecund garden  producing many new ideas:her fecund imagination technical capable of bearing children. Indeed, a lush…

Microbrews at the Brampton

It’s no secret that we love eating and snacking around here.  The “endless cookie jars” are filled with Carole’s fabulous cookies and biscotti.  Our afternoon tea buffet is more than just a plate of sweets; we always have something savory on hand as well.  And the bountiful breakfasts: they speak for themselves. Well, we like…

Brampton’s Test Kitchen :: Bed and Breakfast Recipes

We love our cookbooks and food blogs here at the Brampton Inn.  We love trying new recipes on our unsuspecting guests!  We love eating all the experimental meals and yes, even the mistakes.  Let’s face it: WE LOVE FOOD!  Most innkeepers do.  In fact,  that’s what drew Danielle and the other 7 “broads” together in the…