In a few days it will be the birthday of Georgia Bean, the kindly rat, and none of the Junkyard animals know what to give her. Some suggest a cake, others suggest a craft project. But Ben, clever cat, with the help of those ever-entertaining raccoons, the Rowlands, comes up with the ideal gift. It just so happens they are growing in the neighboring farmer’s field, guarded by a not-so-friendly canine. How will they gather the perfect present?
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Sparkle Kitchen: Strawberry and Goat Cheese Salad
While strawberries make wonderful desserts and are a favorite for freezer jam, they can also be mixed into a salad for a more dinner-appropriate option. With a simple homemade vinaigrette dressing, this salad is also a cool treat for the first summer night that you don’t feel like turning on your oven.