Easy Strawberry Pie with or without Black Cherries when in season..

Boil 1-1/2 cup water with 1 tablespoon cornstarch, stir in 3/4 cup sugar. Stir in one small box of strawberry Jello, let cool but not set.

Put 1 quart fresh whole or cut up strawberries and 1/3 cup Black Cherries (pitted and cut in halves)  into a 9" prior baked pie shell, pour cooled sauce over fruits. Refrigerate for several hours. Top with Cool Whip or homemade whipped cream and serve.