Friday, June 28, 2013

Fruity Yogurt Parfaits & 20 Other Summer Recipes

When it's warm during the summer, you want to eat lighter. Since you're eating less, make sure the foods you're getting are high in nutrients to keep up with increased calorie demand that comes from being in hot weather. Fruit and yogurt parfaits are a perfect summer breakfast or snack: high nutrition, cool and super personalizable - so everyone gets exactly what they want in their cup and nothing they don't.


  1. Set out ingredients in their own bowls with their own spoons.
  2. Let your family take turns layering the ingredients they want into their glasses.
  3. Enjoy!

This recipe originally appeared as a guest post at B-Inspired Mama where I am a regular contributor. If you are looking for great activities, crafts and food to make with your kids be sure to check her out!


  1. These look delicious and healthy. My four year old daughter would love to make her own breakfast!

  2. This is a great idea! I'd love to serve up these parfaits this summer. :)

  3. This comment has been removed by a blog administrator.


I love comments! I welcome your comments and questions about this article here!

I am a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to My posts may contain affiliate links to products on Amazon. Thank you for supporting Creative Green Living.
Carissa's Creativity Space ( became Creative Green Living in February 2013. As such the watermarks on older posts may reflect the previous site name.