|3||tb||Light brown sugar|
|1 1/2||ts||Vanilla extract|
|8||c||Fruit, fresh; melon balls, strawberries, peach slices, grn g|
Combine first 5 ingredients in a medium saucepan. Bring to a boil; reduce heat, and simmer 5 to 8 minutes. Remove from heat, and stir in vanilla. Arrange fruit in a large bowl; pour syrup over fruit and toss gently. Chill several hours or overnight.