Simple Mango Float Recipe

I admit, I'm not a contender to the Most Valuable Domesticated Mommy award.  Because as a full-t...

I admit, I'm not a contender to the Most Valuable Domesticated Mommy award.  Because as a full-time working mom, I rarely have time to cook or bake anything.  But like any other working mom, I'm kind of sure of this, I wish I could stay more at home and fulfill the domesticated roles like, first and foremost, take care of the kids, next cook all meals for the family and maybe sometimes bake or prepare dessert for them.   But don't get me wrong, I do cook, and my family says I cook well (they're a fan or they must really love me that much).  Unfortunately, I only get to cook real meal on weekends and desserts occasionally.

Such as this one time.

I checked the refrigerator, found two packs of all purpose cream and a can of condensed milk.  So I said why not whip up something my kids love, Mango Float!  It's very easy to do and no baking needed, only the ingredients, a good piling mechanism, and refrigerator.

So here's my Simple Mango Float Recipe!

What you'll need:

  • 2 cups of Ripe Mangoes
  • 2 tetra packs of All Purpose Cream
  • 3/4 cup of Condensed Milk
  • 1 pack of Grahams Cracker


What To Do:
     1. Thinly slice the ripe mangoes.
     2.  In a bowl, put the chilled All Purpose Cream and whip it until smooth.
Don't forget to get a very cute and adorable assistant loves okay?
     3. Put in the condensed milk into the bowl of the all purpose cream.  Mix well.
         You could add more than 3/4 condensed milk depending on your taste or if you want it sweeter.
   4.  In a rectangular or square glass dish, arrange 6-8 pieces graham crackers.
     5. Spread the cream and milk mixture over the Graham Crackers.  Make sure it's even.
     6.  Place the thinly sliced ripe mangoes evenly on top of the cream and milk mixture.
     7.  Repeat the layering (Graham Crackers, Milk/Cream mixture, and Mangoes).
     8.  If you have crushed Graham Crackers, you may distribute them on top of the layered pan.
          But to be more practical, you may just get 1-2 pieces and grate them.  It will give you the same effect.
     9.  Decorate the top of your float with extra mangoes such as this one.
     10. Chill the Mango Float for 2-3 hours before serving.

Here's my finished product loves! :)  My kids (and even colleagues) loved it!  It's not expensive, it's easy to do and it's a practical and simple recipe which anyone of you could do at home too!
~ How about you?  Do you have any simple dessert recipes to share which I could try?~

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35 comments

  1. Schedules are not single mom friendly :(

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  2. Hello Sasmeir! There are lessons which happen only on weekends. :)

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  3. Jaqueline Baldovino-CruzMarch 3, 2015 at 1:26 PM

    how about summer activities for toddlers (2 to 3yrs old)? thanks! :)

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  4. The Archery Academy has a weekend program for both adults and kids :)

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  5. Nicole Rualo-BernalesMarch 11, 2015 at 4:40 AM

    how about swimming lessons in the QC area?

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  6. hi nicole.if u r near amoranto sports complex..u can contact coach ding diaz/helen diaz under sila ng milo best :)
    09178863660 / 09224733895 / 09178863770

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  7. Hello already updated the list with Bert Lozada Swimming Lessons. :) thanks!

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  8. There are swimming lessons available to ages 2-3. Gymboree also offers different classes for the cute tots! :)

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  9. YMCA Binondo has lots of activities too. check them out.

    https://www.facebook.com/mdymca/photos/a.843091052424464.1073741858.308305662569675/843091252424444/?type=1

    https://www.facebook.com/mdymca/photos/a.843091052424464.1073741858.308305662569675/843091239091112/?type=1

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  10. There's a new school for PERSONALITY DEVELOPMENT for kids upto professionals. It's called LA VIE INSTITUTE. I was there last week with my 2 kids. Manunuod lang kami sana ng Movie coz i heard may new cinemas sa Commercenter Alabang. Then i saw this La Vie Institute just beside the bikram yoga. the school is so nice! very sosyal! the people there are also very friendly and accommodating. they even offered us drinks (coffee, iced tea, juice). when i entered the school i thought it's quite small lang but when i saw the inside facilities, grabe super nice! anlaki nya sa loob. one of the consultant assisted my 2 daughters for their FREE assessment. yes it's free **** without any hidden charges. the assessment is like an interview to know the needs daw of my daughters. well i admit that my daughters mejo shy type **** sila. the sessions are more practical like they have first aid sessions for kids which i think very useful talaga. their summer classes will start by april. and i will definitely enroll my daughters. they have a program for modern woman too!. for moms daw that's why they offered it to me. well i'll think first about it but it's quite interesting din.

    well for the rates it's not too pricey compared to other personality development schools. and what i love about this place is the location itself. i can take my yoga classes while my kids are having their sessions or i could watch a movie while waiting.

    visit or inquire. their website is www.lavieinstitute.com

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  11. La Vie Institute

    WHAT: Total Personality Development for Kids, Pre-teens, Teens, Young Adults, Professionals, Modern Woman. (Personal Growth, Public Speaking, Personal Grooming, Performing Arts, First Aid, Visual Poise, Communication Skills.)

    VENUE: Commercenter Alabang (across Acacia Hotel)

    2nd Floor (just beside Bikram Yoga)

    DATE: summer classes will start APRIL 6, 2015

    CONTACT DETAILS: 831-7414, 0917-7723010, 0917-7723011

    WEBSITE: www.lavieinstitute.com

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  12. Hi. my 12yr old daughter wishes to learn guitar for this summer? any recommendations? Thanks in advance.

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  13. You may go to any Yamaha School for musical instruments lessons which they offer year round. Thanks.

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  14. uhm, are there any gymnastics class for my 14 yr old daughter? one around makati or fort bonifacio area?

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  15. Thanks for the info

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  16. Thanks for all the info reg summer workshops

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  17. is there any modelling workshop?

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  18. Swimming lesson mandàluyong or san jusn area durng weekends only,do you know any

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  19. Argel Joseph GarciaMarch 23, 2015 at 10:04 AM

    summer english workshops for kids, do you know of any? thanks

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  20. very helpful site..thanks!

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  21. What's Wessie and Dandre gonna have? Kaeden wants karate. Do you know if they have in Xavier? hihihi..

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  22. look at the Learning library.

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  23. You're welcome and thanks for visiting my blog too. :)

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  24. You're welcome! Thanks for visiting my website too! :)

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  25. Yes, there's The Learning Basket and Kumon too. I will be updating the list to include their classes. Thanks.

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  26. Hello Kyler, Dandre will take basketball classes under MILO Best with Thaeron in Malate. :) I don;t remember Xavier having Karate/Taekwondo in Xavier. :(

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  27. hi speechcoachtraining.com.:) for english and personality development.:)

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  28. This is so helpful! Helped me a lot last year with organising summer activities. Brilliant list this year, too!

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  29. This is so great, Louise! Thanks for compiling and sharing. God bless! :)

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  30. Thank you for this information Louise. Very detailed. I know around June is back to school for kids. Do you know of any of these activities run thru June and July? I am taking my kids home for the first time and it would be nice to have some of these activities as part of their vacation.

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  31. We are here for a vacation and this list helped me a lot in looking for activities for my kids who love playing soccer and dancing. Thank you!

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  32. This blog helps a lot. Thanks for sharing. God bless! :)

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  33. Hi Mommy! Can you also feature JumpingClay Art Workshops? Thanks!

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  34. Please call us for entrance exam reviews, group and one-on-one tutorials. We have daily, weekly and monthly rates with flexible schedule according to your needs. We are located along Katipunan 09065072405

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