Dinner Reservations in Camden Maine 2014

Dinner Reservations in Camden Maine 2014

An email to a future guest at a Camden Bed and Breakfast: Dear Guests of Camden Maine, There are a lot of great restaurants in Camden Maine. There are some that you will need reservations for. Here are my suggestions:   Long Grain – they do not have a website,...

The Innkeeper that Feels Like Santa Clause

 The days are much shorter here in the winter in Maine. The mornings are dark and often very cold. I feel like Santa Clause each morning when I wake at 6:00am to set the breakfast tables, put on the coffee, start the tea water, turn up the heat, start the fireplace...

A Reason to Come to Camden in the Winter…

We have guests that come to Camden Maine each year for Christmas By the Sea for different reasons. I know there is a hotel in the downtown that is completely reserved by 2 grandparents to host all their children and grandchildren for a family reunion. They all enjoy...
Camden Walking Tours

Camden Walking Tours

Camden Windward House’s location is ideal, in fact we have a walkability score of over 90%. I was so happy to learn that the Camden Public Library and the Camden Maine Downtown Business Group have collaborated on a walking tour of downtown. Not only is this tour...

Over 600 return to Windward House

We are delighted to welcome back so many return guests to Camden Windward House. This summer has been unique in that the weddings we hosted were in the early June and July. Prime summer time (August) has been open to all our guests. Last year we had several weddings...

Beautiful Maine Start of Season 2012

I usually start each season with a post. Last year I was concerned about Trip Advisor, this year I’m not. This year I am concerned that I will not be able to go out on my kayak enough. I met a friend here and she recently reminded me that I came to Camden Maine,...

How to spend a spring day in Mid Coast Maine.

April is a little early for the Maine tourist season to start, but over the weekend we were fortunate enough to host a whole Inn full of guests. Jesse and I are a little out of practice serving 18 breakfasts, but I think we did well. We got up very early and prepped...

More to see – out in the SEA

Last year about this time, I wrote about wanting to get out to Curtis Island. At the time of writing, I had been here for 5 years and had never been to the closest island to Camden. It looks so close, but I could not get to it. Well, if you remember the post, I...

Off the Beaten Trail Trip

Off the Beaten Path for a day: Wake up and enjoy a wonderful and fortifying breakfast at Camden Windward House. Walk out the back door of the Inn and up the street to the Mt. Battie Trail. The trail is only .5 miles but it is a work out. Hike to the top of Mt. Battie...

Come to Camden 2011!!

The harbor in Camden Maine is coming alive, as is our quaint little seaside town. The boats are all open and starting to take salty dogs out to sea. The lobster men can be seen racing between traps in their boats. The lilacs are blooming at Camden Windward House and...

Park It and Save

Once you are here, you can park the car and walk to all Camden activities. Save on gas: Things that you can walk to from Camden Windward House Bed and Breakfast: - Shopping: 1 block, boutique clothing, book store, home decorations, antiques, art, knitting, toy, shoes,...

Maypole 2011 & Spring

Spring has sprung and my husband has put out the Maypole. We have a joke each year that he has the biggest Maypole on the street. This is true because we are the only ones on the block that have a pole out to welcome spring. You may ask why a couple from NY that is...

Kids for a Greener Camden

Calling all middle-schoolers who want to keep Camden the “jewel of Maine”, and make sure the kids and pets who live here stay healthy. A large map displayed in the window of the Camden town office shows properties in town painted green where homeowners...

Nordic Ski Loop Opens in Camden Maine

MORE TO DO IN CAMDEN IN THE WINTER: New Addition to the Camden Snow Bowl — Celebrate the opening of the new Ragged Mountain Nordic Ski Trail at the Camden Snow Bowl. A new 3.2-mile cross-country ski loop trail which explores the northeastern side of Ragged Mountain....

Great Things For 2011

Jesse says we should finally unpack our bags. We moved here to Camden Maine 5 years ago from NY. I was  in my early 30′s and none of my children were in school yet. Everyday was a surprise in this new state. Things are  definately different here in Maine. My...

Christmas Dog Biscuit Recipe

Children love making cookies but sometimes their innocent kitchen habits are not that welcoming when making Christmas cookies for groups of loved ones. Although children always have good intentions, they don’t always know how to cover a sneeze at the right time....

Going Green and Going to the Dump.

So proud to live in a town that is taking going “green” seriously.I just got back from going to the local dump. As a town, we do not have garbage pick up. You can hire a service to take your garbage, or you can take it yourself. Growing up in Staten...

Halloween Romance

Guests got engaged at Windward House Bed and Breakfast this weekend in Camden Maine. Halloween Weekend brought cool temps, mild winds, gray skis and romance in the air. 2 lovely guests came from NY City to get away from the hustle of the city and to focus on love....

My Early Birthday Present

I told my husband this year I want to have a picnic on Curtis Island for my birthday. Since we moved here, I have looked out on this island everyday. I have been curious about what is out there, and what it looks like. We do not own a boat or a kayak so getting out to...

Maritime Fall Foliage

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: KRISTEN BIFULCO, 207-236-9656, bnb at windwardhouse dot com COLORS OF CAMDEN MAINE Maritime Fall Foliage & Event Calendar make Camden Maine a unique New England Fall Vacation. The fantastic spectacle that is the maritime fall...

4th of July Inn History 1854

 The Camden Yacht Club Dingy Parade is today Friday July 2nd, 2010 at 10:00am. The community children go out on boats in the harbor all decorated for the fourth. My daughter, Hope, is dressed like George Washington. She is wearing a pair of my nice black leather...

Va-Bloom! – Gardens, Gardens, Gardens

VABLOOM: A vacation where one visits gardens and blooming flowers. A new word created by the children at Windward House. Steve Colbert of Comedy Central would be so proud. He recently ranted about the NY Times banning the word Tweet because it was not a real word....

Fan Mail Camden Windward House

Dear Jesse and Kristi. We love your B&B. Thanks for taking us in at the last minute and especially for the early morning coffee. I am glad I got to see Peyton Place the movie. The room, bathroom and tub and breakfast were such a treat after a hectic day. I will...

Camden Cookies for a Cause

The Camden Windward House Bed and Breakfast is hosting its first Cookie Walk. I baked 84 cookies today and prepared cookies dough for another 100 to baked off tomorrow. Tomorrow is the kick off to the Christmas By the Sea Holiday in the Mid Coast of Maine. It is a...

Schooner Olad Sandwich at Camden Deli

Last week was fun with champagne and Irish Music, I was so moved by the Irish music that I became reminiscent of the past and have been practicing Irish dancing. I was a Staten Ireland Dancer in Staten Island New York for about 8 years. I signed up to teach an after...