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Make-and-take parfaits

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Keep your sanity on busy days with these easy make-and-take parfaits. These deliciously simple ideas will help you to beat the Monday-morning blues and feel fresher than ever.


Make-ahead fruit and yogurt breakfast parfaits

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Image Credit: Kristin from Iowa Girl Eats

Chia seeds, Greek yogurt and frozen fruit are a unique take on the traditional parfait. Don't be shy — grab a spoon and try this scrumptious concoction.

Get the recipe at Iowa Girl Eats >>


Strawberries-and-cream overnight steel-cut oats

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Image Credit: Valerie from Pursuit of Sweetness

Treat your taste buds with layered strawberries, oatmeal and coconut. Begin this recipe the night before, and then perfect it in the morning. Simplicity never looked so delicious!

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Berry breakfast parfait with simply scrumptious granola

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Image Credit: Gina from The Shabby Creek Cottage

Eating healthy is even easier with crunchy homemade granola, creamy yogurt and succulent strawberries. Make a batch of granola ahead of time, and mix it all together for a speedy breakfast fix. You could even mix it up in a Ziploc Twist 'n Loc container and carry it with you without worrying about spillage!

Get the recipe at The Shabby Creek Cottage >>


Peanut butter banana bread parfait

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Image Credit: Melissa from Treats With a Twist

Ever wonder what you should do with the banana bread you made yesterday? Get more mileage out of your leftovers with this easy idea. Layer it with Greek yogurt, and suddenly you have a portable treat for work or school.

Get the recipe at Treats With a Twist >>


Breakfast parfait with cocoa crunch and blackberry cream

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Image Credit: Carly Sitner Profound Hatred of Meat

Make a healthier, homemade version of your favorite cocoa cereal and marry it with blended blackberry cream. Ditch the preservatives, grab a spoon and enjoy this scrumptiously unique snack.

Get the recipe at Profound Hatred of Meat >>


Breakfast parfait with Greek yogurt

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Image Credit: Valerie from Pursuit of Sweetness

If you're more of a traditionalist, keep it simple with this classic recipe. You'll still get your nutrients — fresh berries, granola and Greek yogurt will keep you cheerfully full — but you won't have to worry about any extra steps. Easy peasy!

Get the recipe at Pursuit of Sweetness >>


Key lime parfait

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Image Credit: Davis from Food Fashion and Flow

Truly embrace the summer season with this refreshing snack. Layers of lime mousse, whipped cream and graham cracker goodness are sure to refresh and delight you.

Get the recipe at Food Fashion and Flow >>

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