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Sweet Maple Everything

Get yourself to the Highland Maple Festival, March 12-13 and 19-20, just down the road a bit from the Hummingbird Inn in Goshen, VA.

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Beautiful Snow Day in Goshen!

Couldn’t let the day go by without sharing the beautiful winter wonderland we have outside the Hummingbird Inn…  It’s been such a mild winter, this was quite a treat…   Only have 4 or 5 inches, but I don’t think it will last long – its just not that cold!  Wish you were here to [...]

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A Puzzling Day at the Hummingbird Inn

So there we were with an empty table at the Hummingbird Inn, and guests who were just dying to do…..JIGSAW PUZZLES!!  Started out with great enthusiasm, which for Innkeeper Dan lasted about 10 minutes.  The rest of the puzzlers, Dee and Teresa and Innkeeper Patty ( not in this picture )   worked thru the night and the [...]

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Welcome to 2011

Another New Year!  Hope you all had a wonderful Holiday!  We closed the Inn for most of December and visited with family and friends in California!  It was so nice to getaway… but always nicer to come home! So….for 2011…have you made good resolutions to be more organized, more productive, exercise more???  Well, we can help [...]

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Plant and Stay Day

This last weekend was Plant and Stay Day at the Hummingbird Inn for Manuel Atallah and Sara Clark, as they got down, but not too dirty planting tulips in the garden. Each Fall, the Hummingbird Inn, a Lexington area bed and breakfast, located in goshen, VA, invites guests to plant bulbs as part of their [...]

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Bulbs, Bulbs and More Bulbs…..

If it isn’t Fall already, it soon will be.  And for those of you who enjoy your gardens like we do at the Hummingbird Inn, a Lexington VA area bed and breakfast, Fall means one thing….BULBS! Recognize this?  Its a Fall gardener’s best friend for creating color in Spring. So we got to thinking.  What if [...]

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Remember Summer

Off and on the weather is cooling as we exit summer and look forward to another beautiful Shenandoah Valley Fall at the Hummingbird Inn, a Lexington VA area bed and breakfast in Goshen, Va.  So what could you have done this summer?  Enjoyed the outdoor festivals and local music   Or taken a drive on [...]

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Garth Newal Center Weekend Events

Have you ever wondered….. why one violin costs $10 million and another costs $100?  Or why a Stradivarius violin has come to symbolize the epitome of artistic craftsmanship?  Or how the unique construction of the cello results in its rich sound? If so, come to both Musical Icebreakers this weekend where all of these questions [...]

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Extreme Birdhouse Make-over

Do you recall the contest we had at the Hummingbird Inn?  The Bird House Painting?  Well, our winner, Barbara Westhoff,  ventured to the Lexington, VA area on a recent trip East, proceeded to transform a bird house into a thing of wonder.  And she did it with buttons!!! It was during that recent hot spell, [...]

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Garden of the Unknown Bulbs

Some time back, we planted several hundred bulbs in a raised bed at the Hummingbird Inn near Lexington VA.  Unfortunately we failed to identify the plants, and just had to wait.  Well the wait is over!  Gladiolas!  Oh My!  And then some.  Not sure what else is coming out of the ground, but it sure [...]

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