Homemade Strawberry Lemonade

                1 1/4 c sugar

                2 C water

                Simmer in pan and stir until sugar is dissolved.

                Cool to room temperature.


                ½ pound of strawberries cleaned, stems removed, and pureed

                1 ½ c fresh squeezed lemon juice ( 6-8 lemons)

                4 c water


       Add strawberries and lemon juice to cooled syrup mixture. Add additional                    water to taste.   Stir and cool.