Ideas for Easy Summer Desserts plus Recipes

10 Ideas for Easy Summer Desserts

1. FROZEN FRUIT SALAD Three cupfuls cooked peaches, finely cut and drained; 1 cupful shredded coconut; 12 marshmallows, quartered; ½ cupful maraschino cherries; ½ cupful walnuts, finely chopped; 1 cupful cream, ½ cupful mayonnaise. Add the peaches, coconut, marshmallows, cherries, and nuts to the whipped cream and mayonnaise (which have…

Baking Ideas plus Recipes

12 Baking Ideas plus Recipes

1. Lemon Yeast and Bread Mix together 4 tablespoons flour and 2 of sugar, 4 tablespoons lemon juice, adding sufficient warm water to make the consistency of thick, fresh cream. Bottle and cork tightly, let stand 24 hours (have a little old yeast to start it). Peel, boil and mash…

Ideas for a Happy Camping

7 Ideas for a Happy Camping

Camping is a traditional exercise, a final fling before the chilly season sets in. It can be a wonderful, relaxing, rejuvenating experience; or instead a fiasco of muddle and clutter, with badly organised gear in a badly chosen campsite. 1. PACK AS LITTLE AS POSSIBLE One of the joys of…

Steps to Live a Happy, Healthy Life

11 Steps to Live a Happy, Healthy Life

Mental health fluctuates in everybody, just as physical fitness does. Most people show some mental disorder symptoms under stress at some time or other. Want to keep in good mental health? Then remember it depends almost entirely on yourself. Here is a step-by-step plan toward a way out of anxiety…

6 Fascinating Ideas for Chestnut Dishes

6 Ideas for Chestnut Dishes

Glossy brown chestnuts peeping from a little sack what fascinating ideas they conjure up for the enterprising cook. If you have never made a dish of curried egg and chestnuts, or tried chestnuts in mayonnaise, or eaten chestnut tart with chocolate frosting, or tasted chestnut soup, you have some treats…