Category Archives: Visitors

In a time of need

I thought I would share a little about my family and the emotions that were felt when I lost my dad two years ago.  Looking back I remember that week so clearly.  My dad was in the nursing home and he came down with pneumonia.  At the age of 84 and a failing heart pneumonia… Continue Reading

If only I had the time…..

It has been awhile since I have posted anything and so I decided I needed to get back in the groove.  Life has been busy at Country Heritage Bed and Breakfast.  This summer we have two interns and a traveling nurse staying with us as well as all of our overnight guest.  Life is good. … Continue Reading

Giggling Goat Here We Come

Where does the time go when you are having fun. That is exactly what has been happening at Country Heritage Bed and Breakfast. Lacey decided to open a gift shop in the garage called The Giggling Goat. Now I am guessing you are wondering where she got the name, right? Well we have two goats… Continue Reading

Video of Country Heritage Bed and Breakfast

Well it has been quite awhile since I last did a blog.  I am not sure where to begin or what to talk about as so many things are happening all at once at Country Heritage.  I have decided that maybe I should do one at a time so that I don’t get confused. Last… Continue Reading

Picture Perfect

In my last blog I mentioned how we were doing some home improvements in the house and so today I thought I would share a picture.  This is a picture of the dining room when you first come in the front door.  The new floor gives the room such a warm feeling and what better… Continue Reading

The Reason for the Season

With only a few days left before Christmas everybody is doing their last minute shopping, or baking cookies and candy to share with family and friends, or maybe going to holiday parties. Whatever you are doing I would like for you to take a moment and reflect on the true meaning of Christmas. Many years… Continue Reading


Seven years ago I decided that I wanted to become an innkeeper and share our story and home to others. This weekend God showed me again why I made that decision seven years ago. This weekend we met new friends and tomorrow they will leave us but will never be forgotten. From the time they… Continue Reading

Green Acres

Do you ever feel like you are running a race and at every turn there is an obstacle? That is how I am feeling these days. There are so many things that we need to accomplish and everytime I think we are making progress something happens. Three weeks ago the outside looked pretty good. My… Continue Reading

Erica Nicole at Hampton Bandshell Park

If you enjoy country music than you missed a great country singer by the name of Erica Nicole. Erica graciously performed at Tuesday on the Town in Hampton Iowa at the famous Bandshell Park. It was a beautiful night to enjoy an outside concert by Erica and her young band. Lacey, Crystal and I were excited… Continue Reading

Weekend Fun

Wednesday is almost over and that means we are one day closer to the weekend.  What a busy one it is going to be! Saturday night Simon Estes young performing artists will be performing at Faith Baptist Church at 7:00 p.m.  General admission tickets are $5.00. There is a benefit for Steve Kulow at the… Continue Reading