Holden House Recipe Blog: Christmas Cookie Cutouts

Christmas Cookie Cutouts 1/2 cup butter or margarine, softened 1 cup sugar 1 egg 1/4 cup milk 1/2 teaspoon vanilla 1 1/4 cups flour 1 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 teaspoon ground mace (optional) Cream butter and sugar. Add egg, milk … Continue reading

Holden House Recipe Blog: Quick & Easy Spiced Cranberry Orange Holiday Chutney

Ingredients: 1 12 oz package of fresh cranberries 1 cup water 1 cup sugar 1/2 tsp each ground cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves 2 medium size oranges or 4 small mandarin oranges peeled and cut into chunks Wash and drain cranberries in … Continue reading

What’s for Breakfast? Cream Cheese Stuffed French Toast with Berry Sauce

1 loaf sliced Texas Toast Filling 8 oz cream cheese (softened) ¼ cup chopped walnuts (other types of nuts can be substituted) 1 ½ TB light brown sugar ½ tsp lemon juice ¼ tsp lemon zest 1 tsp vanilla extract … Continue reading

Holden House Blog: Going for the Gold – U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Museum Opens in Colorado Springs

As you approach the museum, what strikes you first is the skyward modern architectural shape, which during the design of the building, received an Architectural Digest recognition for “leading design-forward museums” in 2020. Of the 10,000 individual diamond panels, no … Continue reading

What’s for breakfast? Jenny’s Breakfast Bread Pudding

Jenny’s Breakfast Bread Pudding Prep Time: 20 minutes and Cook Time: 1 hr 10 mins (includes the sauce) Yield: 6 – 8 Persons   Ingredients-The Bread Pudding 1 loaf fresh or stale French bread 6 Eggs 2 cups Milk ½ … Continue reading

#BookDirect Now and Save For Later – Holden House Offers Early Bird Discounts

At Holden House, the early bird will catch the future stay discount. Our Victorian bed and breakfast focuses on making guests happy as an important part of our inn family where enjoyment, guest safety and comfort is of the utmost … Continue reading

Advantages of staying small – keeping you safe and happy during COVID-19

UPDATED January 1, 2021* In 2020, Colorado’s Governor implemented a mandatory face mask order for all public indoor spaces. At this time, it is still in effect.  Here at Holden House, you will be asked to wear a cloth face … Continue reading

Valentine’s Day is just around the corner & Colorado’s Holden House is ready to make a Suite-Heart Deal in February

Holden House offers Valentine packages all month during February Holden House 1902 Bed & Breakfast Inn in Colorado Springs is offering a “Beary Suite-Hearts & Flowers Valentine Package” to keep romance alive during February.     Holden House 1902 Bed … Continue reading

Christmas-Holiday Recipe: Gingersnap French Toast

Gingersnap French Toast Casserole   Makes 4-5 servings Ingredients 4-6 slices French bread (1/2 in thick) ¼ cup butter (melted) 3 eggs 2 oz cream cheese (softened) ½ cup milk (use ¾ cup if bread is super dry) ¼ cup maple … Continue reading

Historic Holden House 1902 Bed & Breakfast Inn Toasts 33 Years of Quality Hospitality in Colorado Springs

  Holden House enters its 34th year, maintaining quality and same ownership since first opening in 1986 as the historic Westside’s first B&B in Colorado Springs. COLORADO SPRINGS, COLORADO, UNITED STATES, June 9, 2019 – This year on June 9, … Continue reading