Here is a fun treat for any Cat in the Hat lover — a simple Jell-O parfait! It is pretty darned easy to make, and will certainly make less mess than Thing 1 and Thing 2 in your kitchen. It is also eye catching and just plain fun to eat if you read the book together!
Cat in the Hat Parfait
- 2 packages red Jell-O, any flavor
- 2 ½ cups boiling water
- Cool whip
Pour the Jell-O into the boiling water. Stir until dissolved. Pour into 9×13 pan and chill until set (around 4 hours). Using a sharp knife, cut into ½” squares. Using a flat spatula, remove cubes from pan. Layer with Cool Whip in parfait glass.