Snack: Strawberry Water

Ingredients

  • 1-pound Strawberries washed and quartered
  • 2 Litres of water

Directions for Preparation

  1. Place the strawberries in a pitcher. Fill with
  2. Place in a sunny spot for a few hours or refrigerate overnight. 

 Add other berries, fruit, and herbs to change the flavor as the seasons change. Ideas of add in’s are: fresh mint, basil, rosemary or sage.

In many Indigenous groups in Canada, the strawberry is referred to as the heart berry and is a woman’s medicine. During the strawberry harvest in June, many communities hold an annual feast welcoming everyone home and letting go of all differences, judgment, and self-righteousness.

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