Welcome to “Tutorial Tuesdays”
Continuing the Red White & Blue theme from your table to the frig(?) is easy with these simple (and free) food bowl covers. They are adjustable for every size and you can embellish with the words or figures from your Let Freedom Ring patterns.
Tip #1: Use bias tape to make the casing for the elastic and it will follow the curve easily.
Tip #2: Ric-rac is a quick embellishment that adds texture & color.
Tip #3: One size fits MANY. Make it larger and it will cover more sizes.
So easy as 1,2,3 get the free pattern from the link above.
FROG EYE SALAD:
On the day before serving, cook the following ingredients together to form a thickened sauce:
1/2 cup sugar
1/4 teaspoon salt
1 Tablespoon flour
3/4 cup pineapple juice (drained & reserved from can)
1 beaten egg
1/2 Tablespoon lemon juice
Cook 8 oz. Acini de pepe (tiny pasta) in 2 quarts boiling water, lightly salted. Drain & rinse. Cool slightly and mix with sauce. Refrigerate overnight. Add 15 oz. can drained mandarin oranges, 20 oz. can drained, pineapple chunks, 10 oz. drained, crushed pineapple, fresh red grapes, 8 oz cartoon of frozen whipped cream. Optional: sliced bananas or marshmallows. Serve cold and store in refrigerator.