May 25, 2024

Summer Tips & Recipes

Scribbles Magazine's August 1992 edition featured a two page Summer pullout centrefold. The special section included recipes and Summer tips. My mom's Pineapple Delight recipe is featured. 

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So this was from an old 1992 Scribbles Magazine centerfold it was the Summer Tips and Recipes section. This is the tips part.
Whether swimming or sailing gardening or get together‘s barbecuing or backpacking. There’s no end to the fun to be had in the summer. Here are a few helpful hints and suggestions to help make your summer and a safe and happy one.
Gardening is not only enjoyable it’s also a practical way to enjoy fresh produce at great savings.
To reduce the insect population in your garden frame garden in onions.
Rabbit manure makes an excellent fertilizer, as does eggshells and old coffee grinds.
To keep birds out of your crop, tie aluminum plates to stakes.
Water, tender young plants with a hand poured cups of your water instead of hose.
Keep your cool by drinking 6 to 8 glasses of water per day
Avoid prolonged exposure to the sun. Its rays are more damaging between 12 and 3 PM.
Pets should never be left out of for extended periods without plenty of food, water and shade Children should always wear light clothing or sunscreen when outdoors
To relieve bee stings, use meat tenderizer.
Cloves, or cucumber skins on kitchen counters keep ants away.
Don’t be fooled by clouds 80% of the suns harmful rays can penetrate cracks clouds so precaution should still be implemented
Camping or boating? first aid kit is a must keep it well stocked with Band-Aids, guys, matches scissors, burn cream, aspirin, rubbing alcohol, and a first aid manual.