4th of July Place Settings – Mother/Daughter Bloggers

4th of July Place Setting

4th of July Place Settings Happy Monday friends! Are you gearing up for any big 4th of July holiday festivities? We thought it might be fun to showcase our mother/daughter decor and see how different or similar our style really is. 2 Bees in a Pod will be showcasing 4th of July place settings - one in Vicki's (mother) and one in Jenn's (daughter) style. We are pairing up with another mother/daughter team - Janette and Jordan of The 2 Seasons. ... read more

Summer Front Porch Tour and Garden Hop

Summer Front Porch Tour and Garden Hop There is something about home tours that energizes and excites me. It's a chance to start with a clean slate, a new season, and a fresh look. Even though this is an outdoor tour I have changed things up quite a bit since last years tour. Having lived here at the lake full time for an entire year now, I realized that the old patio set-up just wasn't working for our lifestyle. We needed more space to ... read more

Creamy Corn Salad – Summer Salad Series

Do you like to cook? I do, especially in the summertime when fresh vegetables and herbs are more plentiful.  Sometimes I try to make dishes that don't require me to turn on the oven. Here in the South it gets pretty hot, especially as the summer progresses. There's no need to swelter outside of the house as well as inside in my opinion. Typically for supper Honey Bee grills out fish, chicken or shellfish and I make the accompanying side dishes. ... read more

12 Perfect Picnic Ideas – DIY Housewives Series

Caprese Pasta Salad - Perfect Summertime Recipe. Wonderful side dish or main dish.

We are still having a hard time wrapping our brains around that fact that summer has officially arrived. Even though some days it is hotter than blue blazes and we have drank our weight in sweet tea, it still doesn't seem possible. Today our monthly DIY Housewives Series is a bit different than our normal monthly challenges. You are in for a treat because we are sharing 12 perfect picnic ideas. If you're not familiar with the series - ... read more

Sunroom Decor for Summer

Sunroom Decor for Summer...you never know when inspiration will strike! When you are decorating a room in your house, where do you find your inspiration? It could be from a painted piece of furniture, a favorite flower from the garden or a treasured heirloom from grandma. On Mother's Day Jenn and I were shopping at our fave store HomeGoods and I spotted these gorgeous turquoise and aqua pillows. The pillows were sold as a pair and they were on ... read more