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Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home. Today I’m sharing another Christmas ornament in the last of our DIY Christmas tree ornament series. Our feather-filled memorial ornament is a great alternative to our Angel Wing Ornaments if you are unable to find any wings. Feather-filled Memorial Ornament Supplies Feathers Clear Christmas Ornament Cricut or Silhouette Vinyl […]
Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home. Today I’m rounding up all our favourite turkey dinner recipes into one post. Be sure to go and check them out and save this post for later so you easily find them all! I love cooking for Thanksgiving and Christmas, it is my favourite thing to share […]
Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home. Today I’m sharing some beautiful ways to memorialize those loved ones lost but always in our hearts and our minds. These breathtaking Angel Wing Christmas ornaments have been my honour to pass along during the difficult holiday season for loved ones. These are simple to do with […]
Hello, and welcome to The Old Summers Home. Today I’m sharing a family recipe I remember from my Childhood all so well. My grandmother always made this absolutely delicious recipe for Christmas and Thanksgiving alongside our turkey dinner. Grandma’s French Turkey Dressing is an easy and delicious twist to what we all think turkey stuffing […]
How to Comfort your Loved Ones this Cold and Flu Season Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home and another post for The Mom Spot! The cold and flu season is encroaching upon us and there is nothing worse than seeing your child or loved one sick and not being sure how you can […]
Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home. Today I’m sharing one of my most popular Christmas ornaments crafts with you all. Our DIY Glitter Ornaments are the perfect ornament base for your Christmas decorations. These are perfect to add some sparkle to your tree and are 100% customizable! If your a crafter getting ready […]
Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home! Today I would like to show you some really great quick and easy Christmas Ornaments that are perfect for the Graduates in your life. Our Graduate Christmas Ornament tutorial is part of our Christmas ornament series, therefore, be sure to keep coming back and check them all […]
Hello and welcome back to The Old Summers Home. We had snow not too long ago, therefore, I feel prompted to hurry up and do a round-up of all my fall favourites. This post includes 77 Sensational Fall Decor Ideas that will inspire you this fall season! Some of these ideas are great for the […]
Hello, I’m Jenny from the Traveling Party Of 4 guest posting this week! Over on my blog I give you the best tips and advice to make travelling smooth and the best places for your family to vacation to! Jenn shared my White Sangria Recipe when she did her Fall Apple Recipe Post and because […]
Fall Recipes When I think fall, I think of comfort food. Nothing beats delicious fall recipes that certainly satisfy the tastebuds. In fact, I often wonder if the only things I like about fall is the food and the decor haha. Because of my love for food I have gathered these 90 Ultimate Fall Recipes […]
Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home. Today I want to share our Easy Roasted Garlic Mashed Potatoes with you! This is an incredibly simple recipe that your entire family will enjoy! Our kids absolutely love these garlic mashed potatoes. You can alter your recipe as needed for the size of your family. Our […]
Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home. Today I’m sharing our front porch decor for fall with y’all! These beautiful cheap and natural ideas are not only easy to make but they are fun for the whole family. There are so many great fall decorating tips out there so make sure to discover your […]
Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home. Today I’m sharing our easy fall pumpkin patch, a rustic looking craft for the kids! In fact, this was a craft our entire family was a part of! I hope you love it and try this cute craft out too! Pumpkin Patch Fall Craft for the kids […]
Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home. Today I’m sharing my amazing Yorkshire Pudding recipe with you. This is the recipe I get asked for the most! We make our Roast Beef Perfection at least once a month and we always make our Yorkshire pudding to go with it! This is my all-time favourite […]
Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home. I have been drooling over all the great fall decor ideas over on HomeBNC and I thought it was about time I give my own DIY Fall Decor Project a go! The following project is as easy as they come. I whipped this up in 10 minutes […]
Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home. Today I’m sharing a new fall recipe we fell in love with the past couple weeks. Now I can’t lie to you these don’t come out looking all beautiful however they are ugly but scrumptious! Jenn’s Apple Critters Recipe is a very quick dessert to whip up. […]
Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home. Every crafter, hobbyist, woodworker and contractor needs a hardware store and having one within a block or two from home is quite an extra perk haha. Today I am going to tell you all about our local Home Hardware right here in little old Spiritwood, Saskatchewan. There […]
Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home, Today I’m teaching you all about my Simple Lasagna Recipe! This recipe is a hit at our house every single time. Another great perk to this recipe is that it is completely adjustable, this is one of those recipes I never seem to make the same size. […]
Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home. I’m a tad bit excited for back to school! Yes, I’m that type of parent, haha! But I’m never excited about Back To School LUNCHES! In all honesty, summer actually has gone extremely fast. Our girls have been attending a Summer Rec Program, which has been absolutely […]
Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home. Today we are sharing how to make our Farmhouse Christmas Wreath. This perfect DIY project is easy to make in a matter of minutes and now includes a great video to make the perfect Christmas bow! Firstly, there are two things in this world that I officially […]
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