These Valentine’s Day Dessert Parfaits are simple and delicious — a perfect treat for your little Valentines. 


By now you know that I love Valentine’s Day. It’s fun to surprise the kids with treats and little acts of love. If you’re like me, try making these Valentine’s Day Dessert Parfaits with your sweet Valentines. They’ll love them.


Valentines Day Dessert Parfaits-These Valentine's Day Dessert Parfaits are simple and delicious -- a perfect treat for your little Valentines.


And they’re a cinch to make.


Valentine’s Day Dessert Parfait Recipe

What could be easier than layering pudding and whipped topping? Absolutely nothing, which makes these parfaits a super-simple and delicious treat for your kids. Try it yourself — and get the little ones to help you!



Valentines Day Dessert Parfaits



Add the pudding mix into the milk. Whisk it for couple of minutes till the mix is completely dissolved in the milk and the pudding is free of lumps.

Valentines Day Dessert Parfaits


Refrigerate for 15 minutes. 

Valentines Day Dessert Parfaits



Meanwhile, completely thaw the cool whip topping.

Add about ¼ cup of pudding in 4 small parfait or Mason jars.
Valentines Day Dessert Parfaits



Add a layer of ¼ cup of cool whip on top, followed by another layer of ¼ cup of strawberry pudding.

Valentines Day Dessert Parfaits



Finish with a decorative swirl of cool whip.Valentines Day Dessert Parfaits


Top the parfait with candy hearts or sprinkles of choice.Valentines Day Dessert Parfaits



Your Turn:

Do you have a favorite Valentine’s Day treat that you love to share with your kiddos? Tell me all about it.


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Colleen Kessler

Colleen is an explorer, tinkerer, educator, writer, creator, and a passionate advocate for the needs of gifted and twice-exceptional children. She has a B.S. in elementary education, a M.Ed. in gifted studies, is a sought-after national speaker and educational consultant, and is the founder of the popular blog and podcast Raising Lifelong Learners, as well as Raising Poppies, a community of support for parents of gifted children. She lives in northeast Ohio with her four bright and quirky kiddos, patient husband, and ever-changing collection of small reptiles, mammals, and insects.

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