How to make the most amazing Nanaimo bars ever!

Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home and another Cooking with Jenn recipe! In honour of Canada Day, I wanted to do a truly Canadian recipe for all of you hence I’m choosing the Nanaimo bar. This recipe is so Canadian that many of my friends from around the world have never even heard Read More

A Simple Family Gallery Wall- 6 Stunning Ideas

Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home! Today I want to show you a recent addition to our Mudroom. Our Simple Family Gallery Wall and the 6 Stunning Ideas behind it! I have always had a love for gallery walls. When we did our mudroom/laundry room makeover we had a large wall with nothing Read More

Simple Tossed Garden Salad Recipe

Hi and welcome to another Cooking with Jenn post from The Old Summers home. Summer is here and salads are a great side dish especially with readily available ingredients at your fingertips. This year I’m hoping to grow many of these ingredients in my new Raised Garden Bed so that I can have a fresh Read More

DIY Farmhouse Backyard Bench

Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home! Today I’m showing you how I built this DIY Farmhouse Backyard Bench in under 20 minutes. This is such a simple tutorial and the bench is solid and gorgeously rustic. I’m currently sitting on this bench as I type this, I just love it so much. I Read More