And just like that it was summer. We just had the coolest, rainiest, gloomiest, longest spring I ever remember. Then the sun came out and the sky was Carolina Blue. All the rain made everything so verdant, the temperatures have touched into the 80’s during the day and dipped into the upper 50’s at night. Perfect in my book. I opened the windows to fresh air and we have been sleeping with the windows open at night.
For a while, I have been buying ingredients I think will make interesting smoothies, including several pineapples I have enjoyed. Recently, I saw a good deal on coconut milk and grabbed a few cans. Then I picked up a fresh coconut.
As an experiment, I had made some “instant” vanilla pudding mix because I have been on a bit of a pudding kick.
One thing led to another and the next thing I knew I had pina colada parfaits. Just layer granola, fresh pineapple, coconut and pudding as desired. For the pudding, I used 1 cup of coconut milk and 1 cup whole milk. [Read More & Get Recipe(s)]