Antique Tractor Relay Starts in Nebraska City May 31

2014 Antique Tractor Relay

How fun that the 2014 Antique Tractor Relay will be starting right here in Nebraska City! If you’re participating and driving a tractor, we’ve got lodging space for you AND plenty of tractor parking.  Or, if you just like tractors, I’m sure this will be a sight to see!  Book Now! Planned Itinerary for 2014 [...]

Pizza on the Grill Cooking Class May 6

3 pizzas

Pizza On the Grill May 6 From top to bottom, we’ll prepare the dough, make the sauces, chop and dice, sauté and bake pizza on the grill. From a traditional herbed garlic red sauce to specialty sauces like a white roasted garlic and feta or a Thai peanut sauce, we’ll try a variety of pizza’s and [...]

Spring Tea Offered 3 days: May 10, 11 & 17

Spring Tea 2013

Celebrate Spring Time Tea with artist, Jenni Brant, and innkeeper, Jeanna Stavas, on Saturday, May 10, Sunday, May 11, or Saturday, May 17 at Whispering Pines Bed & Breakfast in historic Nebraska City, Nebraska.  Bring your appetite for an afternoon of tasty cakes, dainty sandwiches, and assorted sweets served with a variety of exquisite teas [...]

Arbor Day 5 & 10 K Run and Stay Package

Whispering Pines Water Bottle

Celebrate Arbor Day Weekend and run in the footsteps of J. Sterling Morton, founder of Arbor Day. 5 & 10 K Run/Walk is April 26th, 2014 Our Run and Stay package is for registered racers and their travel companions.  It includes your overnight stay, a Whispering Pines signature water bottle (for race registrants) AND a [...]

Spring Tea May 11 & May 12

Spring Tea

Local artist, Jenni Brant, and Whispering Pines B&B partner once again for Tea Time! Bring your appetite and enjoy an afternoon of tasty cakes, dainty sandwiches, and assorted sweets served with a variety of exquisite teas in one-of-a-kind handmade teacups. Consider treating a mom you love to this special event! Tea will be held in the [...]

Roses, roses, roses…

The rose bushes just popped last week! There are about 32 bushes all around the property here at Whispering Pines. Many of them welcome you upon your arrival. Here are just a few of the first blooms of Spring 2012.     

Arbor Day 5 & 10K Run and Stay Package

April 21 Arbor Day 5 & 10K run and walk Celebrate Earth Day Weekend and run in the footsteps of J. Sterling Morton, founder of Arbor Day. The race start and finish is just two short blocks from Whispering Pines B&B in Arbor Lodge State Historical Park, so no need to worry about race parking. [...]

Hosting Mother’s Day Tea May 12 and 13

Holiday Tea 2011

Local artist, Jenni Brant, and Whispering Pines B&B partner once again for Tea Time! We’d like you to join us to celebrate your mother over Mother’s Day with tea at Whispering Pines Bed & Breakfast.  Treat a mom you love to an afternoon of tasty cakes, dainty sandwiches, and assorted sweets served with a variety of [...]

Bluebirds have arrived to Whispering Pines

Bluebirds Defending their home

Today I caught a bluebird defending their turf and bluebird box from the sparrows.  It was tough to watch as the 4-6 sparrows pestered the bluebird in charge of holding down the fort.  There are 4 bluebird boxes on property and it’s pretty amazing to have them here.  But, you do have to take care to [...]

Blooming yellow daffodils are a welcoming sign of Spring!

Blooming Daffodils show signs of Spring

Blooming daffodils are a welcoming sign of Spring! Despite our efforts to rework the gardens near the waterfall and start fresh, the daffodils have poked through and are blooming beautifully!  We’re planning to to spread them around some this year and sprinkle them across the property.