Banana Jam Betty

Ingredients: 1 cup graham cracker crumbs ( about 6 crackers)4 bananas ( not too ripe)1 tablespoon lemon juice1/2 cup fruit sweetened jam ( apricot is good but any kind will do)1/4 cup toasted walnuts, finely chopped1/4 cup coconut, shredded1/4 cup cream sherry or 1/4 cup fruit juice Directions: Preheat oven to 375*.Sprinkle graham crackers...

Strawberry Watermelon Slushies

Ingredients: 2 cups cubed seeded watermelon1 pint fresh strawberries, halved1/3 cup granulated sugar1/3 cup lemon juice2 cups ice cubes Directions: Combine the first four ingredients in a blender.Process until smooth.Gradually add ice, whilst continuing to blend until in a slushie form.Serve immediately. Servings: Serve Time preparation: 10 min. Time total: 15 min. Favorite...

Easy Strawberry Crisp

Ingredients: 6 cups fresh strawberries, trimmed1 (18 ounce) packages yellow cake mix1 cup butter, cut into bits Directions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees.Place strawberries in 9 X 13 baking pan.Cover the strawberries with half of the dry cake mix.Scatter half of the butter pieces over the dry mix.Cover with the remaining dry cake mix.Scatter...

Balsamic Strawberry and Basil Salad

Ingredients: 1/2 cup sugar4 ounces basil2 lemons, juice of3 1/2 cups waterstrawberry juice2 lemons, juice of1 pint strawberries2 tablespoons sugar24 strawberries3 tablespoons sugar8 basil leaves4 opal basil4 tablespoons balsamic vinegar Directions: First Make Basil Granita, Make this at night.Boil Water and Sugar.Infuse basil for 15 Minutes and strain.Add lemon Juice and place in freezer.Next...

Frosty Strawberry Dessert

Ingredients: 1 cup flour1/4 cup brown sugar1/2 cup chopped walnuts1/2 cup melted butter2 egg whites1 cup sugar2 cups sliced strawberries2 tablespoons lemon juice1 cup whipped cream Directions: Stir together the flour, brown sugar, walnuts and melted butter. Spread in a baking dish and bake at 350 degrees for 20 minutes.Beat the egg whites, and...

Jam and Cheese Sandwich

Ingredients: 2 slices bread1 tablespoon strawberry jamtriangle soft cheese ( the L aughing Cowbrand)cheddar cheese ( if you can’t get Laughing Cow)1 teaspoon butter Directions: Butter bread if you like.Spread jam over.Place with cheese.Top with other piece of bread.Cut in half.Serve. Servings: 1 Time preparation: 3 min. Time total: 3 min. Favorite...

Celestial Strawberries

Ingredients: 2 pints fresh strawberries, divided1/2 cup red currant jelly2 tablespoons orange-flavored liqueurwhipped cream (optional) Directions: Wash and hull berries and dry them. Put half in the blender and put the other half in a covered container and chill in the refigerator until ready for them.Meanwhile put the jelly and liqueur in a small...

Chocolate Fondue for the Microwave

Ingredients: 8 ounces semi-sweet chocolate chips1/3 cup evaporated milkpretzelsmarshmallowspineapple chunksstrawberries Directions: Take a microwave safe dish or even pyrex measuring cup large enough to hold the fondue ingredients and heat on high for 30 seceonds at a time checking to see if melted my mixing with a spoon each time.You can put the blend...

Awesome Strawberry Banana Trifle – Sugar Free!!

Ingredients: 1 (2 1/8 ounce) packages sugar-free banana cream pudding mix ( large box)3 cups cold skim milk1 pint strawberries, washed and sliced4 (1 g) packets Splenda sugar substitute1 large ripe bananas, sliced1/2-1 teaspoon lemon juice1 (7 ounce) boxes snackwells sugar-free shortbread cookies ( about 18 cookies)1 (8 ounce) containers Cool Whip Free Directions:...