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A Word About 2022 Bookings & Retreats……
Now almost a year has passed when we posted in our newsletter an article called “Winds of Change” (https://www.blackberrycreekretreat.com/blog/winds-of-change. In that article, we spelled out, amid the COVID craziness, our prediction of business looking forward. If you read that, you might recall we forecasted a cautious approach to future bookings as WE grow older and …
Egg Wraps / Egg Logs Recipe
For the past few years, many guests have been treated with breakfast dish we call “Egg Wraps”, an egg “tortilla like thing” filled with cheese and veggies, then rolled up, oven, then sliced in half, then quarters and stood on end (two to a plate) and garnished. This year, using the same assembly technique, we …
Rogersville – “Coon Capital of the World”
The idea of this post started with a guest conversation, that evolved and took many turns and twists. It started with me asking”do you hunt” and then “I guess ducks are pretty popular to hunt down your way”, and he said “I do, and yes, and even Harry Truman use to come to our area …
Broccoli-Chanterelle-Pecan Quiche
  We have several quiche recipes at our disposal, some tried, others waiting. However, the popular ones tend to be those we have conjured up ourselves, or variations of recipes found and changed. We earlier posted one of the favorites, Quiche Lauren, but felt the need to bring to repeat groups a “different” quiche, and …
WILLOW SPRINGS STAR THEATRE PERFORMANCE
During a recent LiTE-Retreat, I had seen mention flash by on the television and event at the  “Star Theatre – Willow Springs” but that was all I caught, so mentioned it to our guests, since they came to us from Willow Springs, Becky said “I called the station and had them post that. You and Dixie should come …
GUEST CONNECTIONS
Like one of those insurance ads on television, “we have seen just about everything” in the Bed & Breakfast business, and we like to report” them. The most amazing stories are those “connections” that occur when guests reveal people we know, places we shared, and coincidences that stun us. Here’s an example. It’s no secret …