One of Jenna’s favorite yearly traditions is Piesgiving. Around this time every year, Jenna and her family invite family and friends over to enjoy an entire potluck-style dinner of only pies. Sweet pies, savory pies, homemade pies, and store-bought pies–every pie imaginable for as far as the eye can see! It’s a wonderful way to […]


There’s nothing that says “Fall” quite like a seasonal soup simmering on the stove all day, and we’re excited to share our Halfway Homemade Garden Vegetable Soup recipe, featuring Karine & Jeff’s Garden Vegetable Soup. This recipe is full of flavor and hearty vegetables, served family-style to create lasting memories with those around your table. […]

Halfway Homemade Garden Vegetable Soup

garden vegetable soup in a project 62 bowl on a wooden farm table

A few weeks ago, I (Shannon) was writing our Instagram post about Nana’s Homemade Italian Meatballs, and I texted Jenna to ask her what her “must-have” meal was when she visits Nana. Without hesitation, she responded with, “taco soup!” Funny enough, that is one of my husband’s top requests when we visit as well, and […]

Easy Taco Soup Recipe for a Dinner Party

Brunette woman in tan sleeveless shirt holding a wood tray with mini dutch ovens filled with easy taco soup

What takes only five minutes to prepare and is sure to solve the age-old question – “what’s for dinner”? These easy weeknight recipes that are also perfect for serving dinner guests when time is limited! Planning weeknight dinners is a task within itself, but when you’re expecting company during the week and your plate is […]

Easy Weeknight Recipes Perfect for Dinner Guests

Easy Weeknight Recipes Perfect for Dinner Guests - THE BUSY BEE

We’re always looking for a creative way to serve easy recipes to our loved ones, and if you’ve been searching for new ways to elevate your menu this Summer, look no further. We’ve rounded up our favorite and most creative Summer Grazing Boards from our favorite fellow hostesses. Scroll down for these easy Summer Grazing […]

Summer Grazing Boards

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