Summer Entry Refresh – Room by Room Summer Series

Do you ever look at your house and think that you would like to make some changes? But you aren't too sure where to start? Today we are kicking off a new summer series called Room by Room hosted by our friend Amy of My Life From Home. Each week we, along with several of our design blogger friends, will showcase rooms in our homes. We will share what we possibly love, dislike or want to improve. Today I will be sharing my summer entry ... read more

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

New Dining Room Chairs and Some Updates

Okay so I blew the surprise - I got new dining room chairs! Why do I need new dining room chairs you might ask? As if my life doesn't already have enough upheaval in it, I have added another level of crazy. Let me explain. A few weeks ago my friend and neighbor Darlene approached me with a proposition. Long story short - we opened an antiques booth together at a local shop. We are both in the midst of purging and downsizing and it seemed like ... 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

Plastic Bucket Transformation with Decoupage Peonies – Zero Dollar Challenge

Plastic Bucket Transformation with Decoupage Peonies

Plastic Bucket Transformation with Decoupage Peonies Welcome back to another installment of the Zero Dollar DIY Challenge. Every other month we create projects that cost no new money. This month I have to thank Honey Bee for my inspiration...and to divulge a secret about him. Well, it's not really a secret to everyone that knows and loves him. He has a GIANT sweet tooth. He just can't help himself - cookies, cakes, candy and bubble ... read more