Take three boxes of jello (small pkgs.) and follow directions as on the box. i.e., 1 cup boiling water and 1 cup cold water, Let set until firm. Then whip the jello until it is frothy, and add approximately one cup of Cool Whip and whip it in. Put it in the bowl and do the same to the next color jello. You don't have to let the Layers set, you can just add one layer on top of another, Top with Cool Whip, nuts, cherry and a straw(if your bowl is like a soda dish).