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! This is actually a past project from a few years ago, but I just have to share how to build a pantry. We also show you how to build pantry shelves the easy way! This project is well before I ever had a blog so please endure […]
Hi and welcome to The Old Summers Home! Since we built our pantry we have yet to finish off the area and I really wanted to add a farmhouse styled sign to the wall portion above the door. I settled on making this Farmhouse Grocery Sign and I’m so pleased with the end result! It adds […]
Hello and welcome to The Old Summers Home. Today I want o talk a bit about family life. When you have a family, life can be chaotic and very busy! It can be hard to remember every appointment and social event coming up when you’re constantly on the go. The solution? A Command Centre! Having […]
Hi and welcome to another post from The Old Summers Home. Today I want to share a quick DIY project with all you crafters out there. If you love glitter then you will love this quick and handy little DIY Glitter Chart. But Why A DIY Glitter Chart? Some of you may be wondering what […]
Hi and welcome to The Old Summers Home! Today I’m showing you how to I made my feature wall for our laundry area. If you want to add some texture and create a wall focal point then a DIY rustic pallet wall is a great way to establish this. The natural wood adds rustic charm […]
Hi and welcome to The Old Summers Home. Today we are going to look at our mudroom laundry room before and after! We bought this old house 8 years ago. This is our first home we have purchased and it has been quite the learning experience. Owning your own home opens lots of doors […]
Hi there, and welcome to The Old Summers Home! Today we will be making our own DIY Vintage Book Set. One thing you should know about me is that I LOVE PINTEREST! I love everything DIY and that is so easily accessible to find on Pinterest. Much of the inspiration for my rustic farmhouse decor […]
Welcome to The Old Summers Home! Today I’m going to show you a super simple, quick and cute DIY project that I’m sure you will love! Our picture frame lantern tutorial will you help you create a little piece of rustic decor for your home. Picture Frame Lantern Supplies 4 picture frames of the same […]
Here at The Old Summer Home we’ve been tackling our awful mudroom/laundry room. This room has been an eyesore ever since we bought this house 8 years ago. Yes, 8 whole years I’m ashamed to say! In short we really needed this upgrade for quite some time.Finally a month ago I decided to kick my […]
Hi and welcome to The Old Summers Home! One of my very favourite things to do is to take something old and turn it into something new. When I look at something that maybe just doesn’t work for my style or need anymore I try to think if I could repurpose or give it a […]