Let’s Run over to the Library

I can run out my back door, cross Fifth Street and I am at the library.  It is one of my favorite places in town.  There is always excitement there. Young people, old people, interesting people, moms, dads, grandparents.  The list goes on and on.  I like to look at the people on the computers.  Some are reading the news, others are shopping, many are looking for jobs and then some are just looking.  I think they are like me–trying to figure out this machine.  Speaking of computers, they even have a man who will help you with your computer, for free!  His name is Mark. Read More

Welcome to the Bennett House Bed and Breakfast Blog

Let me introduce myself.  I am Rita, co-owner of this historical bed and breakfast in the heart of Richmond, KY.  In another life I worked as a County Extension Agent for the great University of KY.  I taught adult education classes on topics such as food and nutrition, arts, wellness, parenting, finances and decorating.

Fast forward and now I put all these lessons learned into hospitality and entertaining.  After decorating, making window treatments, sampling recipes and gardening at the Bennett House Bed and Breakfast, I decided to share some of my best ideas. Read More