Like little islands with chocolate strawberry trees!
Easy Chocolate Covered Strawberries
20 large-medium sized strawberries with stem/leaves
1 cup chocolate chips
1 T shortening
Make sure strawberries are clean and thoroughly dry.
Melt shortening in a small glass bowl.
Pour chocolate chips into melted shortening and stir.
Microwave 30 seconds and stir until all is melted.
Stick toothpicks into top of strawberry and dip in chocolate.
Stick other end of toothpick into styrofoam (or raw potatoes cut in half!) until dry.