WIAW – Berry Cheesecake Parfait

Happy Friday! OK, well it’s my Friday — anyone else? I’m looking forward to the long weekend of hopefully catching some sun on this pale body of mine! Since it’s really Wednesday – It’s WIAW! Check out Jenn’s blog if you are weird like me and enjoy seeing what other people eat.

wiawphotobutton Breakfast: Eggs, Spinach & Watermelon

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Snack: Apple

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Lunch: Quinoa, Tomatoes, Onions, Avocados, Cashews and Mushrooms with Taco Seasoning & Salsa.

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Snack: Clif Z Bar

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Dinner: Shrimp Enchilada Bake

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Dessert: Berry Cheesecake Parfait

I whipped up these mini desserts in 5 minutes and thought they’d be the perfect treat for a July 4th celebration! I only did measurements for Adam and I so this would be best for a small crowd. (Easy to double/triple this recipe)

 

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 Berry Cheesecake Parfait (Serves 2)

Ingredients

  • 2 sheets of graham crackers
  • 2 tbsp fat free cream cheese, softened
  • 1 tbsp sugar
  • 2/3 cup of Tru Whip (or cool whip)
  • 1/2 cup strawberries, sliced
  • 1/2 cup blueberries

Directions

  • Crumble 1 sheet of graham crackers – Divide into each glass as your “crust”
  • Mix cream cheese and sugar until combined
  • Fold in Tru Whip with cream cheese mixture
  • Layer 1/4 of mixture onto crumbled graham cracker “crust”
  • Add sliced strawberries & blueberries
  • Layer in remaining cream cheese mixture
  • Add more sliced strawberries & blueberries
  • Top off with extra Tru Whip (if desired)
  • Place remaining graham cracker strips into top of parfait

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Enjoy your 4th of July!

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Comments

  1. In it for the Long Run says:

    Berry Parfait looks adorable and I’m sure it tastes even better! I LOVE graham crackers – one of my favorite treats.

    -Georgie

  2. Loving the look of the parfait.

  3. Oh my gosh that wedding looks impeccable! You look stunning!

  4. These pictures are so attractive and sounds delicious !! I haven’t tried any cheesecake ever but I guess it tastes so well 🙂 Keep posting 🙂
    http://foodpeopleloveandstuff.wordpress.com/

  5. Yum that looks like a nice festive dessert!

  6. Your quinoa bowl looks delicious! I bet it was really filling from all the goodies in it!

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