“Within the Kingdom” Blog

Great Places To Check Out Before Checking In

While the Innkeepers and staff are spending the afternoon getting ready for your arrival and making sure every detail is in place before you check in between 4:00 and 6:00 p.m. at our Allegan Bed and Breakfast, we’d like to … Continue reading


Sheets Fit For a King and Queen at Castle in the Country B&B Inn

“I never want to stay in a hotel! Everything was excellent; the huge tub, the cozy fireplace, the awesome sheets!” Josh & Sara, Sterling Heights MI I think we’re officially spoiled after our stay here! The robes, movies, gourmet breakfasts, … Continue reading


Our Romantic Michigan Getaway Makes the Grade!

“We loved everything about our time in the Romeo & Juliet Suite! Thanks to Herb & Ruth for providing a wonderful place to relax! You have met your goal of providing a romantic retreat. A+” Cathy & Jerry, Bourbonnais IL … Continue reading


Guests at our Romantic Michigan B&B find the Peace (or, a little piece) of Heaven

Sometimes, in this hectic world we live in, all it takes is some peace and quiet to make everything right again. “Our stay here has been wonderful, relaxing and above all peaceful.  The small touches you take the time to … Continue reading


Another Happily Ever After at our Romantic Michigan Bed and Breakfast

 A New Year…. “We spent our wedding night in this very room (Lady Guinevere Suite). What a blessing to return here one year later. The experience was just as wonderful the second time and we look forward to our next … Continue reading


Castle in the Country named “Top Ten Most Romantic in the World” by Bedandbreakfast.com

We’re so excited and honored to be selected from over 11,000 Bed and Breakfast Inns as one the “Top Ten Most Romantic Bed and Breakfast Inns in the World” by the largest online directory www.bedandbreakfast.com. Continue reading


Recipe for Apple-Filled Croissants

The trick with croissants is keeping the butter from melting while working the dough. In this “quick” recipe, we cut a massive amount of butter into dry flour instead of softening it and spreading it over the rolled out flour. … Continue reading


Recipe for Cranberry-Orange Muffins

Cranberry-Orange Muffins Fresh cranberries are available in late fall through the winter months. This recipe uses their tart flavor against what would be a typical sweet muffin. The combination of spices adds a holiday touch, the allspice/ginger combination being more … Continue reading


Snowshoes on-site, no charge

Looking for some outdoor fun in the winter? If you can walk, you can snowshoe. We have multiple pair of various sizes for anyone staying with us.


Promise of Romance Fulfilled at our Romantic Getaway in Michigan

It’s a new year! 2011 is now in the history books and we look forward to what 2012 brings. As the newest Innkeeper here at Castle in the Country, I get to talk and share with guests about what brought … Continue reading