Hi and welcome to The Old Summers home! I’m Jenn Summers, a busy mom of 3, a delicious food enthusiast, a home decor lover, a DIY guru and an entrepreneur! Life is crazy busy and I’m always finding new ways to make life easier! I love to help people and my blog posts are my way to do just that!
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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 […]
Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home. Today I want to show you a quick summer project I recently completed. We have had this poor neglected bench for far too long left in its terribly sad state. I am going to show you how to restore an old iron bench into a beautiful garden […]
Hello and welcome to another recipe from our Cooking with Jenn Series! This week’s recipe is one of my all-time favourites- Ultimate Homemade Caesar Salad and it is seriously the best Caesar Salad recipe of all time! therefore, after you try this recipe you too will be hooked! If you love garlic then hang on […]
Hi and welcome to The Old Summers Home. It is an honour to receive a nomination for the Versatile Bloggers Award. This award has been around for quite some time and has a website in its honour to show the many other nominees! I can not tell you how humbled I am to receive this […]
Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home. Today I want to share one of my favourite upholstery projects, one that I did just for me. This is my Victorian Chair DIY Makeover which is distressed yet elegant. This vintage chair reupholstery project surpassed all my expectations. It is the first time I have ever […]
Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home and another easy recipe for busy moms! 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 […]
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 […]
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 […]