Flowers & Thyme Bed and Breakfast

238 Strasburg Pike, Lancaster, Pennsylvania 17602
Innkeeper(s): Don & Ruth Harnish

Miracle of Christmas Show Has Begun at Sight & Sound Theatre 11 Nov 2015, 5:17 am

It seems really early to talk about Christmas when the Thanksgiving holiday has not even occurred! But Christmas decorations and items are now displayed in the stores and the local theaters in Lancaster have started their Christmas shows. Sight & Sound Theater is a wonderful venue to see the Biblical story of Christ's birth come alive.  The audience will experience the bustling village of

5 Reasons to Celebrate the Christmas season at Flowers & Thyme Bed and Breakfast 6 Nov 2015, 10:31 am

There are many reasons to relax and enjoy the upcoming Christmas season at our Bed and Breakfast. But here are a few. 1. Great Christmas theater shows at American Music Theater and Sight & Sound Theater.  We can offer discounted tickets to these shows. 2. "Find Your Belsnickle" Christmas Bed and Breakfast Tour - we are glad to participate in the tour being held on December 4 & 5. 3. The Bed and

National Chocolate Day - October 28 29 Oct 2015, 5:37 am

In my scanning of blogs and news articles, I realized that yesterday, October 28th, was National Chocolate Day!  Seems like every ordinary day is now a National Day to celebrate something fun, unusual or unique...chocolate day, taco day, golf day, do something nice day, noodle day, moldy cheese day..and these are just in October! For all the chocolate lovers in the world, yesterday was probably

Fall Season - Good time for Apple Crisp 22 Oct 2015, 7:07 am

The Fall season has arrived...leaves are changing, temperatures are cooler, and pumpkins and apples are found at local markets.   Using apples in recipes is great to do any time of year but the Fall weather just seems like a great time for some apple crisp.  This recipe has been a favorite - combines apples with cranberries for a special treat and is easy to make! Cranberry Apple Crisp 1 1/2

Christmas Tour of Bed and Breakfasts in Lancaster - December 4 & 5 15 Oct 2015, 9:11 am

Are you thinking about Christmas yet:  trees, decorations, cookies, gifts?  Hard to believe that it is only a few months away.  Our local Bed and Breakfast Association has had Christmas thoughts on their minds for months as the planning for a Christmas tour has been in full swing! The opportunity to tour over 20 Bed and Breakfast locations in Lancaster County will be on Friday and

Harvest Days at Landis Valley Museum – October 10 & 11 7 Oct 2015, 8:16 am

Fall is a great time of year to re-discover some old fashioned harvest fun!  Landis Valley Museum is the place to go this upcoming weekend.  This is their oldest and largest family event.  There will be exhibits, live music and activities for the whole family including a children’s discovery tent.  Horse drawn wagon rides will be available.  Enjoy watching the process of making apple

Bridge Bust, Columbia, PA – October 3, 2015 1 Oct 2015, 4:16 am

The 27th Annual Bridge Bust will be held this Saturday, October 3 from 8 AM to 4 PM. This unique event is when the Rt 462 Veterans Memorial Bridge between Columbia and Wrightsville (Lancaster and York County) is closed to traffic. The 1.25 mile long bridge is filled with over 300 vendors offering antiques, food, art, crafts, and other unique gifts.   There is free parking and shuttle service

Experience the Beauty in the Gardens at Longwood Gardens 24 Sep 2015, 6:00 am

Longwood Gardens is located about 45 minutes from our Bed and Breakfast.  This display of horticulture, fountains, woodlands, and nature is a way to explore one of the world’s great gardens – from their 4 acre Conservatory to the outdoor gardens totaling over 1,000 acres! The gardens were founded and created by Pierre S DuPont in the 19th century and there is so much history to experience

Special Community Auction - September 19, 2015 17 Sep 2015, 9:21 am

One of the blessings of living in Lancaster County is the sense of community. This Saturday will mark a special auction held every year to benefit the work of The Clinic for Special Children. According to their website:  "The Clinic for Special Children was established in 1989 as a non-profit medical service for Amish and Mennonite children. The clinic’s mission is to provide comprehensive

Never Forget 11 Sep 2015, 8:26 am

Country Music Singer and Songwriter, Darryl Worley, paid tribute with this song "Have You Forgotten?" to those that died on that fateful day in September 2001.  I remember clearly where I was that morning.  At the time I was working for a local hospitality company and we were excited about the upcoming grand opening of the newest hotel being built.  I was in one of the hotel rooms that morning

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