Brandywine Valley’s Nemours and Colonial Plantation Now Open

Colonial lady demonstrates how to shear a sheep.

As usual, there is so much to do in the Brandywine Valley, especially if you are looking for attractions that allow you to have safe distancing.   Let’s start with Nemours, one of the DuPont estates.  Located just over the Pennsylvania/Delaware … Continue reading

Brandywine Valley During the Winter Season and a Special Discount

Goodbye and good riddance 2020 and welcome 2021!  It may be cold outside but there are plenty of indoor attractions open in the Brandywine Valley.   Longwood Gardens is extending its “A Longwood Christmas” through January 17, 2021.    After that … Continue reading

Still Small, Still Safe For Your Brandywine Valley Winter Getaway

Drive through the Herrs Potato Chip grounds to view holiday decorations.

This has been a difficult year for all of us.  However, if you need to get away for a few days, Hamanassett Bed and Breakfast is open and we are still adhering to Covid-19 guidelines.  We still require face masks … Continue reading

How to decorate a mantle for Christmas

Mantle decorated with green, gold, and white.

So many people ask where we buy our decorations or how do we do our decorating that I’ve decided to show step by step how to decorate a mantle.  The same steps can be used on a window, a stairway, … Continue reading

Amazing Things To Do In the Brandywine Valley

Longwood Gardens in Kennett Square offers concerts and fountain shows throughout the summer.

Why visit the Brandywine Valley?  Located just 30 minutes southwest of Philadelphia and 30 minutes north of Wilmington, De., we are convenient to Washington, DC, New York, and Baltimore, Md. We are still following all the safety protocols of the … Continue reading