Stay and Ski Package

Stay and Ski Package

Camden Maine Bed & Breakfast with Offstreet ParkingStay 2 night and receive 2 all day ski lift tickets to the Camden Snow Bowl. This package is offered at a 40% discount off the normal ski lift ticket! You will also receive a bottle of bubbly upon arrival. Most rooms...
Windward House Vegan Blueberry Muffins

Windward House Vegan Blueberry Muffins

Ingredients (makes 20 muffins) 3 cups organic all purpose flour 1/2 cup light brown sugar 1 cup of organic sugar 1 tsp salt 4 tsps. baking powder 2/3 cup vegetable oil 2 large bananas, mashed 2/3 cups of coconut milk 2 cups blueberries 1 tablespoon of vanilla 1/4...
Vegan Chocolate Avocado Cookies

Vegan Chocolate Avocado Cookies

1 1/4 cups all-purpose King Arthur flour 1 teaspoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon sea salt 2/3 cup Dutch processed cocoa 1/4 cup coconut oil 1/2 of an avocado – mashed 1/4 cup granulated organic sugar 1/2 cup brown sugar 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/3 cup coconut...
Gluten Free Orange Yogurt Pancakes

Gluten Free Orange Yogurt Pancakes

1 cup dry mix Pamela’s gluten free mix 1 egg 1 tablespoon Pompeian canola and virgin olive oil blend Squirt of juice from fresh lemon Teaspoon of vanilla 1 tablespoon of whole milk organic yogurt – use the most liquid part Put the mix in the bowl, add the lemon Add...

Eating Local This Summer in Camden Maine

Last week I put on my boots and headed inland to pick strawberries from an organic farm. There are some farms locally but for strawberries you really should have organic. Not all local farms are organic. I clean about 5 pounds of strawberries everyday for breakfast...
Windward House Green Smoothie Recipe

Windward House Green Smoothie Recipe

1 cup filtered water 1/2 cup coconut unsweetened milk 1 cup kale – packed 1 full banana Handful of spinach Hand full of organic strawberries, fresh or frozen Handful of Blueberries, fresh or frozen Put water and coconut milk in first, then kale and spinach...

Trip Advisor and Reservation Systems

I love the online Wikipedia definition of hospitality –  “the relationship between the guest and the host, or the act or practice of being hospitable. Specifically, this includes the reception and entertainment of guests, visitors, or strangers”. The...
Senior Garden Advisor – Family Farm

Senior Garden Advisor – Family Farm

Our senior garden advisor, a.k.a. Grandpa Bifulco, is coming from New York today. Jesse flew down to NY and will drive back to Camden Maine with his dad. Jesse’s dad is a great help when he comes to visit. Grandpa, Pat Bifulco, has a very distinguished history...
Innkeepers response to Thriving on the Road Travel

Innkeepers response to Thriving on the Road Travel

I recently discovered the USA Today series: Thriving on the Road – Travel Ideas. I learned about this series from a tweet on Twitter . The topics discussed are interesting and thought-provoking. As an Innkeeper, it is important for me to learn about my guests...
Bed and Breakfasts Conferences – The B&B Team

Bed and Breakfasts Conferences – The B&B Team

Recently we had some wonderful guests from Texas that stayed with us right after they attended a B&B Conference in Kennebunk Maine. They attended a conference with The B&B Team. The B&B Team is a diverse group of professionals in the Bed and Breakfast...
Bed and Breakfasts

Bed and Breakfasts

There are no franchise hotels in Camden Maine. There was one lodging franchise over 10 years ago, but franchises just can’t last in Camden. Those that live and travel to Camden want an experience that is not cookie cutter. An experience of being near the ocean...
A love story left in a guest book

A love story left in a guest book

A little love story left in one of our room guest books (written by young lovers at Windward House Bed and Breakfast)(2007) “Oh Sofia, This room was a great idea. I thought we were going to have to sleep on your sister’s floor. With the dog to boot. I mean...
Romance Package: Love ME

Romance Package: Love ME

LOVE ME Getaway Ideas Camden Maine Style… This Romance package is available all year long, please mention package when booking.  This package is in addition to your room rental and includes breakfast each morning, a bottle of champagne and box of candy upon...