Tonight, Kristen and I had a chance to visit a restaurant that has to be one of our all time favorites in Lancaster County: Strawberry Hill. And though we are in the midst of strawberry season here, this restaurant and our decision to go here has nothing to do with that. Known for having the [...]
It took a while for Spring to arrive, but now, just as we encroach on Summer, Spring is hear in full force. And the roses are now in full bloom. I thought I would just share thus picture of our arbor covered with a heritage rose. The rose was originally planted close to 1oo years [...]
We, here at the Hertzog Homestead and Breakfast, went on an adventure last week when we visited the rolling hills and vibrant farmland of Cherry Crest Farms. It was an absolute blast for the whole family. Our children, Kiefer and Taicha, absolutely loved the farm animals and huge slides. Kiefer was especially fond of the [...]
This past weekend we had storms roll through Lancaster County, and with it, as has been usual this Spring, more rain. It goes without saying I guess that we would love to have it more dry than it has been. The Amish and Mennonite farmers around us are struggling to get crops in because the [...]
Inn Focus by Kristen Hertzog — Owner of Hertzog Homestead Bed and Breakfast I own a Bed and Breakfast in Lancaster County, and I have to admit it’s a little cliché. The 200-year-old farmhouse, the farm-fresh breakfast, the buggies that go clip clop, and I’ve got friends (forty of them!) who all own Bed and [...]
Yesterday, the Hertzog Homestead Bed and Breakfast took another step in taking care of the world we have been given. In the past we have done this through converting to LED lights, making sure lights are off, buying locally, and conserving water. This year we are moving our electricity to 100 percent solar. While we [...]
Kristen, Hertzog, Homestead Bed and Breakfast co-owner and innkeeper, helped coordinate, act in, and shoot the 30 second video that can now been seen on TV. For those of you who do not know, she originally work at Sight and Sound Theaters in Strasburg, PA for over 13 years and developed her acting chops there.
Sure. It’s spring. Easter has come and gone. But let me tell, it doesn’t feel like spring. Sure, we have had a few nice days…however, in general its been cold and wet.
It is not officially live, so if you stumbled upon it by accident welcome. It should be functional for the most part. Let me know what you think. I will continue to tweak!