Monday, May 13, 2013

Strawberry Pie, Lemonade and a Picnic by the Pond

Summer is so near, I can feel it.
Today, I made a Strawberry Pie.
I found a recipe on Pinterest
Strawberry Pie Recipe:
Mine made 2 pies 8-12 servings. 
3 Tablespoons of cornstarch (I used Laura Lynn)

1 1/2 cups sugar (I used brown sugar)

1 1/2 cups water

3 oz box strawberry Jell-O
2 cups sliced strawberries (I used a punnet for each shell casing. Much healthier)

Pre-bake a 10" pie shell (I baked 2 pre-made ones...10-15 mins on 400)

Line bottom with the sliced strawberries

Combine cornstarch, sugar and water in small saucepan. Bring to a boil and simmer, stirring constantly, until thickened. Add the Jell-O and stir until dissolved. Pour over the strawberries and refrigerate until set.

We had a picnic! Fresh lemonade with lemon slices and some mango juice.

My fiance hand picked the flowers for me. Sweet.
We've been staying in a Tennessee mountain cabin on 81/2 acres, it's day's like this one that makes me appreciate the simple life.
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1 comment:

Jann Olson said...

Oh my, lemonade and strawberry pie. It doesn't get much better than that! Especially by the lake. Sweet fiancé looks like he knows the way to a girls heart. Thanks for sharing with Share Your Cup.

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