BLOG


DID YOU KNOW???
During this unprecedented time in our history, many of you have self-quarantined, some working behind the scenes in stores or essential providers, while important others are fighting the fight in our front line hospitals and care facilities. The COVID-19 has certainly turned lives and businesses upside down. While Stay-At-Home orders are in place, we all find ways to entertain …
COVID-19 (NOVEL CORONOVIRUS)
Blackberry Creek Retreat Bed & Breakfast, like so many other individuals, small businesses, care facilities, and the list goes one, is self quarantined, taking a pause, and waiting to see where this most unprecedented event takes us.  We probably don’t need to spend time telling you facts, figures, care plans, etc…..there is an abundant of …
PANIC IN THE STORE….A TALE
A picture is worth a thousand words. We have heard that for many years, and with today’s photo taking cell phones, we do capture many pictures, and videos, and many times the subject wished they hadn’t. Well, this isn’t the case – no cell phones captured this story, and the subject matter was more than …
RETREAT NEWS FOR 2020
We wanted top pass on the word, that for 2020, all our “Full” Retreat dates are taken. We will no longer book a date for a Full Retreat. Full Retreats are those Multi-Night Retreats all rooms taken (ten or more) and dedicated to a group. We still take smaller groups (i.e. 2, 4, 6) who …
OUR WELCOME WAGON, EVER WONDER?
If you have been to our property, chances are you not only drive by but saw our “Welcome Wagon”, may have even wondered about it’s history. or purpose. Certainly, the purpose has evolved since we first brought this baby home. THE ORIGINS…. Back in 2008, a year after we opened (from earliest photos), driving down …
BLAIR POTTERY
If you have been a guest, and stayed multiple nights (i.e. our retreat groups), then you know we try to change plating for each meal. Our primary set was a red and white ironstone Memory Lane made in the 1960’s by the Royal China Company (we liked the acorn pattern on the edges), There is also the abundant Johann Haviland’s Blue …