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!
I want to help make life easier whether it be a frugal DIY home decor project, a 30-minute meal or helping you reach your goals and stay motivated! You can find all our blog posts right here!
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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 […]
Hello, and welcome to The Old Summers Home. I don’t know about you but I love fresh fruit and vegetables and homegrown has got to be my favourite. A few years ago we had to give up our garden area and I truly have missed it. We are a pretty busy family so when I […]
Hello, welcome to The Old Summers Home. Today I’m showing you one of my favourite fast and easy recipes, The Best French Toast Ever! In under 20 minutes, you and your family can be enjoying a sweet dessert-like meal that isn’t over the top. Growing up our french toast always consisted of salt & pepper […]
Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home. Today we are going to show you 15+ affordable ways to add farmhouse charm to your laundry room makeover on a budget. What a lot of people don’t realize is that you can create an amazing new look even if you are on an extremely tight budget. […]
Hello and welcome to The Old summers Home! I’m so excited to share a DIY project with you all again! Today I’m showing you our DIY Flip Stir Whisk Mason Jar Tutorial! This has to be one of my favourite projects that I have completed for our kitchen. I love to create projects that have […]
Hi and welcome to The Old Summers Home. Today I’m going to show you how to make our Philly Cheesesteak Sandwich! I’m so excited to share this simple yet gourmet flavourful delicious recipe with you because I know you will love it! This is an open-sandwich recipe that is quick and delicious and the perfect […]
Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home. This post is rather different than what we normally do around here but I’m really excited to have this opportunity to share a different side of me. I have been nominated for the Sunshine Blogger Award, EEK! A huge thank you to Erin over at The DIY […]
Hi and welcome to The Old summers Home, today we have another post from our Cooking with Jenn section. This year for my daughter’s birthday I faced a challenge to come up with a new cake with no icing sugar. Recently she hasn’t been able to tolerate much sugar without bad headaches and getting stomach […]
Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home. Today I’m going to show you 10 brilliant ways to create curb appeal. Whether you’re selling, remortgaging or just want to add some extra value to your home this post will help you to do just that. For each of these 10 ways to create curb appeal, […]
Growing up I never had a love for roast beef and I would only eat it doused in ketchup because it was so dry. Well well well done was the way beef was served in my home growing up. I will never forget when Josh and I started dating; he made me my first medium-rare […]