I keep seeing banana pudding on Pinterest that uses the typical vanilla wafer cookies. And don’t get me wrong; it looks yummy! But I thought it would be more fun for the kids if we used some teddy bear graham crackers instead. Oh, and we sweetened up the pudding a bit, too!
Banana Bear Pudding
Here’s what you’ll need:
- a few bananas
- one package of instant vanilla pudding
- about a cup of milk (we used fat free)
- one container of cool whip
- a few handfuls of teddy bear graham crackers
- Have your little one practice their cutting skills by using a dull butter knife to slice up the bananas.
- In a bowl, whip together the pudding mix and the milk until smooth.
- Fold 3/4 of the tub of cool whip (leaving the remaining cool whip for garnish) into the pudding mixture.
- Layer the graham crackers, pudding mixture, and bananas (repeating as needed) into a serving dish or glass cup.
- Garnish top with whipped cream and a teddy bear!
The kids LOVED making this yummy dessert. And they could make almost all of it themselves. I only needed to help make sure the pudding and cool whipped were sufficiently combined.
What have you been cooking with your little ones lately?
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