Monday, October 5, 2009


Good Morning Douglas and Saugatuck, Michigan.

Today in West Michigan! Showers and possibly a thunderstorm, mainly after 2pm. High near 60. Breezy, with a southeast wind between 11 and 20 mph, with gusts as high as 28 mph. Chance of precipitation is 100%.


Here at Sherwood Forest Bed and Breakfast, with the forecast calling for rain for a few days, here's a few indoor suggestions.

You can hit the Antique Mall and see all you grandparents old stuff, wander over the Lakeview Lanes in Douglas, they have 8 lanes. Tour the keewatin (that old steamship from the 20's.

Head to the The Holland Museum it's located at 31 W. 10th Street in downtown Holland, an awesome place to spend a few Hours! The current exhibit is ARCHIPELAGO: Indigenous Art of Indonesia & Melanesia

Did you say Apple Pie's. Here's a list available at Cranes Pie Pantry in Fennville'

Apple Pie
Apple Cheese Strudel
Apple Walnut Cake
Apple Crisp

THis weekend is the 2009 Goose Festival Silver Anniversary October 9th, 10th & 11th, Fennville, Michigan

U-Pick
If you don't mind pickin apples in the rain or if it lets up for a moment, head to Cranes Orchards, just one of West Michigan's U-Pick Apple Orchards (they might have some peaches left), is less than 7 miles from our front door. They have 14 different varieties, such as Gala, Macintosh, Honey Crisp, Cortland, Golden Supreme, Jonagold, Empire, Jonathans, Ida Reds, Golden Delicious, Mutsu, Red Delicious, Fuji, and Braeburn. For more info, call 269-561-8651 or visit http://www.craneorchards.com And there's also Earl's U-Pick Farm--through October 15, you can pick red or gold raspberries. For more info, call 269-227-2074 or visit http://www.earlsberries.com.

Breakfast this morning is Cinnamon Orange French Toast, Canadian bacon, Pumpkin, nut, carrot bread, fresh fruit salad, and of course Italian Espresso organic coffee (yes-free trade too).

Don't forget to check out our calendar of events for October at http://www.sherwoodforestbandb.com/news.html

You also might wish to give a thought to booking one of our Sherwood Forest Bed and Breakfasr Gourmet Dinners, November through April. Here's a link to give ya all the details

From all of us here at Sherwood Forest, have a great Day!!!