315-815-4125 | Call to Reserve a Room

Our Blog

Howard and Ginny at Fernwood Farm during the Covid-19 Pandemic

Howard and Ginny at Fernwood Farm during the Covid-19 Pandemic

We are touched and overwhelmed with those of you that have reached out to us via e-mails and letters…one as far away as Adelaide, Australia, just to check in and make sure we are healthy and well! As much as possible, we remain optimistic and involved in our...

Mourning Honey

Mourning Honey

In late 1992 at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, Yaphank, NY, our priest Richard Chapin brought in an observation beehive to explain how honeybees work to produce honey to the Sunday school children.  I was instantly captivated by what Father Chapin was showing to us...

Letting Go And Moving On

Letting Go And Moving On

From the moment Ginny stepped through the door in the c.1810 gem on West Lake Road, she was totally in love. She had finally found the traditional old farmhouse of her dreams! It was also a dream of hers to have her own bed & breakfast, and with Howard’s spacial...

What is a B&B?

What is a B&B?

We are often asked, "what is a B&B?" Most of the time we give the simple answer that we are a home-stay, but offer all the best features of a boutique hotel in a c.1874...