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February Romantic Packages

October 28th, 2017

February Romance Packages February is one of the most romantic times of the year to be at the lodge. So, instead of making Valentine’s Day the only romantic day of the month, we have decided to make February “the romance month”! Curl up in bed with the love of your life and enjoy the fireplace,

Looking for a Winter Getaway?

January 4th, 2018

With all the focus on Christmas, New Year’s Eve and all the holiday happenings in-between, did you realize that Old Man Winter snuck up on us? According to Wikipedia, the technical term for Old Man Winter is the Winter Solstice and is defined as “the astr

Hit the Lodge…Coming Soon!!

February 13th, 2018

As photographers, we should always be learning…and looking for ways to improve our business. And JT had this in mind when he decided on the “Immersion” theme for this year’s workshop. So, if you are a portrait or wedding photographer – with a strong desire to improve your portraiture skills – then this workshop is designed with you in mind!

The eagle has landed…again! But this year, we must change ‘eagle’ to ‘eagles’ as there seems to be a larger number of eagles around the area than in the previous two years since I’ve been blogging about a hobby of many this time of year – Eagle Watching!

Two of our three Girls’ Getaway Weekends have taken place for 2015…and I’ve had the honor of photographing the girls each weekend. For many of the groups that I photographed this past weekend, this was their second (if not third) weekend with us since thi

Can you believe it? We are already making plans for the July 4th holiday weekend…but we just haven’t figured out where the year has gone! Do you have your plans made? If not, I’ve got some great ideas for you!
 
As I indicated in my blog from last year,

Summer is in full swing…and so are the county and state fairs! I have to admit, when I look at all the activities and entertainment for our local fairs, I could very easily become a “county fair junkie!” However, I’m pretty sure the job doesn’t pay very well…but that doesn’t mean that I can’t enjoy

Well it’s that time of the year for picking wild blackberries! At Heartland Lodge we have many places to pick and harvest these flavorful blackberries as it is the right time of the year for them to be ripe. Many of our guests take advantage of the hundre

Here it is! The end of June – which means that the July 4th holiday is just around the corner! When it gets to be this time of year, I always ask “where has the year gone?” Unfortunately, for me, I know where the year has gone…what about you? July 4th is always a sign

If you are an ATV enthusiast, then you are familiar with the name Can-Am. To be honest, until the first part of October, I knew the name but had no idea of the impact they have on the personal recreation industry…and had no idea that the company had invaded Heartland Lodge. Now invaded might truly