Yes, you guys, it's true! California Strawberries have just been announced as THE official strawberry of the Toronto International Film Festival 2010. This celebrity berry will be on the red carpet at TIFF, and we would love to have some Urbanmoms members on there as well!!
To win a pair of Closing Night TIFF tickets on September 19th, 2010, all you have to do is leave a comment on this post and answer this simple question:
Other than the famous California Strawberry, if I could see ANY celebrity at the Toronto International Film Festival it would be _________.
If you'd like an extra entry, all you have to do is tweet this phrase:
I want to win TIFF tickets with California strawberries and @urbanmomsca: http://tinyurl.com/37hckfs
(Only one tweet per person, please.)
The contest will run until Friday, September 3rd at 5pm EST, and a winner will be selected by our friends at random.org. You must be 18 to enter, and you must be able to provide your own transportation to and from the festival.
UrbanMoms.ca members are eligible to win so don't forget to sign-in. Not a member yet? Click here to join!
And for our strawberry fans out there, we have an awesome recipe for you!!!
Frosty Strawberry Pops
Keep things light and fun with this delectable dessert that will have everyone raving about the taste and not the calories!
1 pound (500g) of California strawberries, stemmed
1/2 can (370 mL) evaporated milk
3 tablespoons (45 mL) frozen orange juice concentrate
In blender container, blend all ingredients about 1 minute until smooth. Pour into 8- 3-ounce, wax-coated paper cups or into plastic molds for freezer pops.*Insert a wooden craft stick or plastic spoon into the center of each pop. Freeze until firm, about 4 hours. To release pops from cups, dip briefly into hot water up to rim of cup. Makes 8 servings *Cups can be found in the paper goods section of most supermarkets.
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