Great Girls’ Getaway!

Wood fireplace

For me, the autumn season brings with it a sense of nostalgia associated with a new school year, football games, bonfires, and huge leaf piles of years gone past.  Recently, I was able to relive a few of those memories during a girls’ getaway weekend with my BFFs!  The number of years we have known each other… Read The Full Story

Group Discount Buying Sites – Tell Us How You Feel

Interior room view at Cedar Crest Lodge

Admittedly, from a consumers point of view we have been extremely happy with all of the group discount buying sites out there like Groupon, Living Social, Muncharoo and Lucky Monkey just to name a few.  They have initiated us to try (at a discount, of course) a variety of restuarants and services that we probably wouldn’t… Read The Full Story

Producing Weddings

Bride holding bouquet of white flowers

What a great time of year this is!  Summer isn’t actually official until next week, but the benefits of warmer weather have already started.  Life seems fresh and sweet (just like the blueberries!)  The pool is open and being enjoyed by all, the landscape is a beautiful green with many splashes of color (thanks to… Read The Full Story

Romantic Midwest Getaway near Kansas City

Couple walking through green trees

Are you looking for a romantic Midwest getaway near Kansas City? Treat yourself to a stay at our beautiful Kansas bed and breakfast! Our inn is perfect for outdoor lovers, foodies, and those who just want to relax and unwind. When staying at Cedar Crest Lodge you can relax in our private spa, experience true Farm-to-Table dining,… Read The Full Story

The View from my Window

Outdoor lunch at Cedar Crest Lodge

While celebrating with family and friends here at the lodge on Easter Sunday, someone elaborated on how beautiful the view was from atop our hill.  What we found funny about the comment was the fact that this person has seen the same view many times over the years, but on that day it once again caught… Read The Full Story

Blizzard 2011 Hits Midwest Bed & Breakfast

Couple drinking cider by a fire

Who doesn’t think about moving to a warmer climate every now and again?  I’ll admit, the thought of enjoying life day to day in a luxurious 70 degree paradise has crossed my mind more than once.  I think I would miss the changing of the seasons; but after this last winter storm I realized I wouldn’t change… Read The Full Story

Cedar Crest Lodge Bed & Breakfast, Certified Wildlife Habitat site

Fall leaves by the water

We at Cedar Crest Lodge Bed & Breakfast are excited to promote our recent certification from the National Wildlife Federation as a Certified Wildlife Habitat site.  We have been certified because of our conscientious planning, landscaping and sustainable gardening so that wildlife may find quality habitat – food, water, cover, and places to raise their… Read The Full Story