Holidays At Mount Hope: A Festive Time Of Live Entertainment, Wine, And Merriment

Formerly known as “A Dickens Of A Christmas,” “Holidays At Mount Hope” is once again bringing laughter and warm tidings to all who attend its interactive performances between December 2 and December 23, 2015. It all begins as you’re ushered … Continue reading

Ho, Ho, Ho! Have A Horticultural-Inspired Holiday Experience At Longwood Gardens

Just a short one hour and 11 minute drive from our B&B is one of my favorite places to tell visitors about: Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square. Known as “the world’s premier horticultural showplace,” Longwood Gardens will wow you with … Continue reading

A List To Give You A Stress-busting Head Start On Your Holiday Shopping in Lancaster County

Gift shopping can be stressful…and become more and more so as the time ticks away before Christmas. One way to cut back on the anxiety is to shop where you know you’ll find something fabulous–even for the folks who are … Continue reading

Historic Smithton Inn’s All-Time Favorite Recipes: Pumpkin Spice Baked Oatmeal

This warm and wonderful breakfast recipe has been adapted from one shared by A Pretty Life In The Suburbs. Why reinvent the wheel when you can simply build on its greatness, right? Baked oatmeal remains one of Lancaster County’s favorite dishes to start … Continue reading

Make The Season Extra Bright: Visit The Festive 2015 Holiday Events At Lancaster County Museums

When guests are looking for unique ways to become inspired and get excited about the holiday season, I recommend visiting a few Lancaster County museums and historical sites. Here are a few holiday-themed events at two of my favorite local spots … Continue reading