The 3rd step in becoming a certified wildlife habitat by the National Wildlife Federation is to create protective cover. Wildlife needs places to hide, such as a meadow, a prairie, dense shrubs and evergreens. If you don’t naturally have these things, you could place hollow logs and rock piles around your yard. At Thurston House […]
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To be a Certified Wildlife Habit like Thurston House bed & breakfast in Central Florida, you need to be committed to the wonderful world of wildlife. The first step I told you about mentioned the importance of having native plants. The 2nd step is providing water to wildlife. Thurston House is fortunate to overlook beautiful […]
Maitland’s only bed & breakfast, Thurston House, has been certified as an official Backyard Wildlife Habitat by the National Wildlife Federation! Protecting wildlife can be easy & fun, and is good for the future of our world. This is the first blog about what it takes to be certified. The first step in this process […]
We often have turtles come out of Lake Eulalia and trudge up to our Thurston House Bed & Breakfast yard to leave their eggs in a sandy and safe area. This one is perhaps the biggest I have ever seen! This all is part of why our yard has been designated a Certified Wildlife Habitat. To […]
Every time I wash one of our beautiful robes, I can’t help but think what a wonderful amenity they are for our guests to enjoy. They are of the finest quality, a taupe striped seersucker, and made by the Telegraph Hill Robe Company in San Francisco. They are of generous size, kimono styled and feather light, […]
Thurston House in Maitland has just received a shipment of new mugs and vases for 2010. They were made by the premier producers of custom handmade logo stoneware, Deneen Pottery. They are a family business that was started in 1972 by Peter and Mary Deneen. Cloth & Clay, Inc. was their name from 1992-2001. Today, they […]
Thurston House along with the Clean The World Foundation are doing their part for the people in Haiti.
Interesting connection to St. Paul Minnesota from Thurston House bed & breakfast in Maitland Florida, just north of Orlando!
Fabulous fresh fruit at Thurston House!
Winter begins at Thurston House in Central Florida!