Dessert for Summer Potlucks When You Have No Time to Cook (If the Cat Licks the Beaters, Even Clean Up Goes Quickly)

Kat at travelgardeneat:

With the Fourth of July weekend just ahead of us, here is a perfect quick and easy dessert for the holiday. Sharing this post again — Happy Fourth! ~ Kat

Originally posted on Travel. Garden. Eat.:

Kudos to those who enjoy and/or have time to spend hours crafting an elegant dessert that creates a memorable end to a meal.  I tend to be the one who thinks as I am working, “Crud, what are we going to make for the neighborhood gathering tonight?” and then runs a quick lunch-hour errand to pick up ingredients to throw together shortly before departing for the event (or frankly, runs an errand to pick up the end-product dessert itself!) .

Freshly washed berries

As we enter the season of family get-togethers, potluck celebrations, and graduation parties, I just had to share the newest of my “when you have no time to cook” recipes: Pillsbury’s Mini Fruit Pizzas While you are certainly welcome to make sugar cookies from scratch, I dutifully followed the recipe and gratefully placed the refrigerated sugar cookie dough squares on my cookie sheet (and thought to myself, “This could go…

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4 thoughts on “Dessert for Summer Potlucks When You Have No Time to Cook (If the Cat Licks the Beaters, Even Clean Up Goes Quickly)

  1. Cheryl Howland

    Great story in photos and music. So the tree with the spikes? What is it protecting. So beautiful the rainforest.

  2. Mmmm, looks good. We had fruit pizzas at my dad’s 80th birthday party. (Catered.) Not minis, but these look so delicious I might give them a try!

  3. That looks like a luscious dessert! I am into low effort – high taste recipes these days as well :-)

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