Christmas Tour of Jenn’s Home

Chirstmas Home Tour - Coffee Table Close Up with ornaments in basket

I hope you loved seeing Mom's Christmas Tour the other day as much as I did! I definitely get jealous sometimes with the extra space they have that unfortunately I don't have in our little cottage.  But I was able to really maximize the space with Christmas decorations this year and I think it turned out pretty great...if I do say so myself :) Living Room -  As you can tell from the mantel I posted last week, I am really into the rustic ... read more

Rustic Inspired Christmas Mantel

Rustic Christmas Mantel with Woodland Owls, Wood Slates, Winter Vignettes and grape wreath

We have loved sharing our Christmas decor, crafts, and recipes with you this week and we hope that you've enjoyed our holiday series as much as we have!  Today we are highlighting our rustic inspired Christmas mantel, which we think turned out to be pretty darn cute!  If you've followed our blog along, then you know that I really love including rustic and vintage elements into my decor.  And that is no different with my mantel :) While ... read more

Fall Mantel Decor… Week 3

Fall Mantle Decor...Bloggers Fall Tour.  Mantle decorated with vintage and rustic items. Muted colors for Fall. Natural gourds, vintage trophies and loving cup, vintage suitcase, vintage wicker wine bottle, rustic ladders.

Welcome to Week 3 of our Bloggers Fall Tour! We truly hope that you have enjoyed following along and have gained some inspiration for your own homes. Remember, Week 1 was Fall Tablescapes and you can see ours HERE. Week 2 was Fall Recipes and you can find our recipe HERE. Lets get going with this weeks theme - Mantels!!! Now, we know some of you don't have mantels, but you can definitely use these same ideas on a shelf, ledge or tabletop. ... read more

Bargain Side Table Gets a Makeover

Bargain Side Table from Goodwill get Makeover with a little paint. Before and After

Mom is still recuperating after her surgery and I am in the throws of wedding planning, so needless to say we have a lot going on :)  We thought for today's post we would take you back to one of our first projects on 2 Bees that we just love!  In fact this piece is in mom's living room. When we were out thrifting for a deal (our normal pastime) we found this great table at our local Goodwill.  I spied a very nice looking end table - solid ... read more

How to Stain Natural Gourds for Fall…

How to stain natural gourds for Fall. By adding just a little bit of stain, it preserves and enhances the natural markings on the gourds. The paste was gives a slight sheen.

Hey there...do y'all have Fall Fever yet? I know that we do :) We've been enjoying football, pumpkin spice lattes and breaking out our Fall decor. We hope you enjoyed the first week of our Fall Bloggers Tour. Week one we did Tablescapes, and you can see ours here. Some of you were very curious about my large gourds that I used on my dining room table... Most of the questions were: Are they real? Yes, they are. Where did we get ... read more