In our Store ...We have items for travelers, for home chefs (or those who simply enjoy reading a cookbook!), items for those who aspire to be innkeepers, and items for innkeepers - members or not-yet-members of our statewide B&B association. Descriptions are below and, when you're ready to make your selection, use the links to the left. Happy shopping!
For Travelers ... Wisconsin B&B Association Gift Certificate
If you know someone who likes to stay someplace new and different each time they travel, or maybe you have a friend or relative who's already a B&B fan, then consider this gift certificate. It's redeemable at our over 140 inspected and approved inns around the state. You choose the amount and personal greeting, and we mail your gift certificate along with our B&B directory list of our member inns.
For Home Chefs or Cookbook Collectors ... Wisconsin B&B Association Cookbook #8 The largest collection ever of recipes from Wisconsin Bed & Breakfast Association innkeepers. 260 recipes from 90 innkeepers share a few new culinary trends like more savory recipes with seasonings and spices that had southwest and international influences and the first ever category dedicated to recipes that address special dietary needs, like gluten-free and vegan. As for healthy recipes, they are “spiced throughout the cookbook,” with offerings like baked oatmeal dishes and fruit dishes. Read more.
For Aspiring Innkeepers ... Future Innkeeper Start-Up Package
Weighing in at a hefty six pounds, this kit is comprised of a binder with tabbed topics, and four essential books, all aimed at answering that burning question: "How do I begin a career in innkeeping?"
Future Innkeeper Seminar
SPRING 2014 Seminar: Sunday April 6, Stevens Point Comfort Suites Meeting Room.
FALL 2014 Seminar: Sunday November 9, Waupaca Ale House Conference Center.
Perfected over the years, the seminar sorts out the facts, fallacies and fantasies of innkeeping. You'll learn about the business of innkeeping, licensing, operations, marketing and more. This full-day seminar is presented by industry professionals and seasoned innkeepers.
WBBA's 26th Conference & Innkeeper Trade Show
2014 Conference dates: November 9-11 (Sunday, Monday, Tuesday) Location: Waupaca Ale House Conference Center & Comfort Suites. Watch for more details!