A “Secret” New Year’s Eve celebration!!! Every New Year’s Eve our guests gather in the lodge to ring in the New Year!!! We share food and drink and weather permitting watch the fireworks from the bluff! One of the dishes I prepare is Brunswick Stew. Back in the day we […]

It’s New Year’s Eve

The first holiday of the season has come and gone. Before the Christmas season gets any more into full swing I would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone out there in Facebook land who have made our year the best yet! And while I know there are many […]

A Family Thanksgiving

And there off…..the Christmas season has officially begun with everyone out there today standing in line, fighting for all those bargains. Don’t forget the “reason for the season” as you strike out on your Black Friday adventure. If you want to avoid all those crowds give us a call, I […]

And their off…..

My favorite part of the upcoming holiday season is the music. Ask anyone who knows me, I start playing Christmas Carols the first of November!! One month just is not enough to get in all that beautiful music. My most favorite is a song off my Donny Osmond Christmas CD! […]

The Sound of Christmas

Is it time to do the Christmas thing again?!?! A day spent cleaning out the barn resulted in a clean barn and Christmas hats for the livestock! Toby and Max loved having us out there with them, especially since we put new hay in the chicken coup and had to […]

Christmas….a Goat’s View

“Deck the halls with boughs of holly…” The advantage of hanging Christmas lights on the lodge here at the Secret is the spectacular view I get to enjoy while doing it! The trick is to pick a warm, sunny November day to put them up! The disadvantage is trying to […]

Deck the Halls!

“Christmas is coming the goose is getting fat!!!” The leaves are turning, the temperature is dropping, and soon our thoughts will turn towards the upcoming holiday season. Sophie can’t wait to put on her sweater in preparation for the chilly weather!! For those of you who are planners, which does […]

Christmas is Coming

“When witches go riding,and black cats are seen, the moon laughs and whispers,‘tis near Halloween.” Sophie is ready for Halloween, are you!!! Hope everyone has a great weekend! Get out and enjoy the beautiful fall foliage!! ‪#‎thesecretbedandbreakfast‬ ‪#‎weisslake‬ ‪#‎VisitNorthAl‬‪#‎bedandbreakfastalabama‬ ‪#‎fallgetaway‬ ‪#‎secret35983‬

A Very “Sophie” Halloween