Stress-free sweets: 31 easy dessert recipes to love

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Image shows a close up of a spoon holding a bite of an Individual Chocolate Chip Cookie with the full cookie in the ramekin behind it.
Microwave Chocolate Chip Cookie. Photo credit: Honest and Truly.

Microwave Chocolate Chip Cookie

Microwave Chocolate Chip Cookies offer a warm, gooey treat in just a few minutes, perfect for satisfying any craving. Enjoy the convenience of quick and delicious cookies.
Get the Recipe: Microwave Chocolate Chip Cookie

Chocolate Chip Applesauce Cake

Chocolate Chip Applesauce Cake is a simple yet moist dessert that’s perfect for breakfast or light dessert. Savor the moist and delicious flavors of this cake.
Get the Recipe: Chocolate Chip Applesauce Cake

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Dessert Nachos. Photo credit: Honest and Truly.

Dessert Nachos

Dessert Nachos are simple and easy to make but look fancy, offering a delightful twist on a beloved dessert. Treat yourself to a visually appealing and beyond delicious dessert.
Get the Recipe: Dessert Nachos

Edible S’mores Cookie Dough

Edible s’mores cookie dough combines the iconic flavors of s’mores in a safe-to-eat dough, perfect for easy dessert recipes. Relish the classic s’mores taste without the campfire.
Get the Recipe: Edible S’mores Cookie Dough

An overhead shot shows two ramekins with mango custard topped with chopped kiwi on a wooden cutting board.
Mango Custard. Photo credit: Honest and Truly.

Mango Custard

This no-bake dessert is decadent yet low in calories per full serving. It’s quick to whip up – literally – and makes a unique dessert everyone loves. Enjoy a guilt-free and flavorful dessert.
Get the Recipe: Mango Custard

Decadent Chocolate Caramel Bars

Chocolate Caramel Bars layer velvety caramel atop chocolate chips for a lusciously tempting alternative dessert. This is so simple to make yet it tantalizes taste buds in a way chocolate chip cookies just can’t. Indulge in a rich and satisfying dessert.
Get the Recipe: Decadent Chocolate Caramel Bars

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White Chocolate Party Mix. Photo credit: Honest and Truly.

White Chocolate Party Mix

White Chocolate Party Mix is seriously addictive. It’s incredibly easy to make and has the perfect mix of savory and sweet with pretzels, M&Ms, dried cranberries, and more. Enjoy this irresistible party mix dessert.
Get the Recipe: White Chocolate Party Mix

Mango Lassi

Mango lassi is a cool and refreshing drink that serves as a unique way to start the day. Enjoy this refreshing dessert-like beverage.
Get the Recipe: Mango Lassi

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S’mores Stuffed Strawberries. Photo credit: Honest and Truly.

S’mores Stuffed Strawberries

S’mores Stuffed Strawberries offer an irresistible twist on a beloved dessert, making them perfect for parties. Enjoy the delightful crunch and flavors of these stuffed strawberries.
Get the Recipe: S’mores Stuffed Strawberries

Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie

Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie bakes a colossal alternative to traditional cookies in a skillet, perfect for sharing. Share this show-stopping dessert with friends and family.
Get the Recipe: Chocolate Chip Skillet Cookie

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Monkey Bread. Photo credit: Honest and Truly.

Monkey Bread

Monkey bread is quick and easy to make using canned biscuits or crescent rolls for a sweet treat in no time. Satisfy your sweet tooth with this effortless dessert.
Get the Recipe: Monkey Bread

Double Chocolate Peppermint Cereal Bars

Double Chocolate Peppermint Cereal Bars provide a delicious and decadent twist on the classic Rice Krispy Treats. Indulge in the rich chocolate and peppermint combination.
Get the Recipe: Double Chocolate Peppermint Cereal Bars

Image shows a spoon holding a scoop of the strawberry lemonade icebox cake with a small jar of the dessert behind it.
Strawberry Lemonade Icebox Cake. Photo credit: Honest and Truly.

Strawberry Lemonade Icebox Cake

Strawberry Lemonade Icebox Cake is a quick and simple dessert, combining the refreshing flavors of strawberries and lemon. Create a visually appealing and delightful dessert for any occasion.
Get the Recipe: Strawberry Lemonade Icebox Cake

S’mores Cereal Bars

S’mores Cereal Bars provide a sweet nostalgia with a graham cracker cereal foundation, perfect for a chewy and delicious dessert. Relive the joy of classic cereal bars.
Get the Recipe: S’mores Cereal Bars

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Espresso Hot Fudge Sauce. Photo credit: Honest and Truly.

Espresso Hot Fudge Sauce

Homemade hot fudge sauce is perfect for a sundae basket and adds a rich and caramely touch to easy dessert recipes. Elevate your ice cream sundaes with this delectable sauce.
Get the Recipe: Espresso Hot Fudge Sauce

Cinnamon Apples

Instant Pot Cinnamon Apples offer a cozy dessert spiced with cinnamon, perfect as a topping or for desserts. Enjoy the warm and aromatic flavors of this dessert.
Get the Recipe: Cinnamon Apples

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7 Layer Bars. Photo credit: Honest and Truly.

7 Layer Bars

7 Layer Bars create a sweet symphony of flavors, offering an enticing alternative dessert to the classic chocolate chip cookie. Experience the delightful layers of this dessert.
Get the Recipe: 7 Layer Bars

Granola Apple Crisp

Apple Crisp combines juicy apples and crunchy granola for a comforting dessert that’s both easy and delicious. Experience the perfect blend of textures and flavors.
Get the Recipe: Granola Apple Crisp

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Blueberry Pudding Cake. Photo credit: Honest and Truly.

Blueberry Pudding Cake

Blueberry Pudding Cake is a moist and decadent dessert that promises delightful flavors with every bite. Treat yourself to a rich and flavorful dessert.
Get the Recipe: Blueberry Pudding Cake

Double Chocolate Cherry Cereal Bars

Double Chocolate Cherry Cereal Bars are a grown-up version of Rice Krispy Treats, perfect for easy no-bake desserts. Treat yourself to a rich and indulgent dessert.
Get the Recipe: Double Chocolate Cherry Cereal Bars

A piece of no-bake pumpkin icebox cake on a white plate.
No-Bake Pumpkin Icebox Cake. Photo credit: Thriving In Parenting.

No-Bake Pumpkin Icebox Cake

No-bake pumpkin icebox cake provides an irresistible taste of autumn with cream cheese and graham crackers, all in an easy dessert form. Enjoy the flavors of fall without the fuss.
Get the Recipe: No-Bake Pumpkin Icebox Cake

Air Fryer Apple Pie Bites

These delightful air fryer apple pie bites prove that easy desserts can still be delicious with just 5 ingredients. They’re perfect for a quick and satisfying dessert fix.
Get the Recipe: Air Fryer Apple Pie Bites

Air fryer bananas on a white plate over a rustic wooden cutting board with a pink linen.
Air Fryer Bananas with Cinnamon. Photo credit: Two Cloves Kitchen.

Air Fryer Bananas with Cinnamon

These Air Fryer Bananas with Cinnamon make for an effortless and delicious dessert or snack, showcasing the versatility of pantry staples in creating quick and comforting sweet treats.
Get the Recipe: Air Fryer Bananas with Cinnamon

Air Fryer S’mores Cookies

Elevate your dessert game with Air Fryer S’mores Cookies, offering an easy and delicious way to savor the classic s’mores flavor. These cookies are a delightful treat for any occasion.
Get the Recipe: Air Fryer S’mores Cookies

Chocolate covered ice cream bites on a piece of parchment paper.
Chocolate Covered Ice Cream Bites. Photo credit: One Hot Oven.

Chocolate Covered Ice Cream Bites

Chocolate Covered Oreo Ice Cream Bites are the epitome of easy-to-make frozen treats, combining creamy and crunchy goodness in just five ingredients. Indulge in these irresistible bites.
Get the Recipe: Chocolate Covered Ice Cream Bites

Salted Chocolate Mug Cake

Indulge in a quick and delightful dessert experience with this salted chocolate protein powder mug cake. It’s the perfect way to curb your chocolate cravings in a matter of minutes.
Get the Recipe: Salted Chocolate Mug Cake

Strawberry rice krispies on a white plate and a white towel.
Strawberry Rice Krispie Treats. Photo credit: One Hot Oven.

Strawberry Rice Krispie Treats

Strawberry Rice Krispie Treats are the epitome of easy no-bake desserts, offering a gooey, fruity delight. Whether it’s for a party or just a sweet tooth moment, these treats are a breeze to make.
Get the Recipe: Strawberry Rice Krispie Treats

Cool Whip Cookies

Cool Whip Cookies are incredibly easy to whip up using a cake mix, resulting in soft and chewy cookies – a go-to option for quick and simple dessert lovers. Satisfy your sweet cravings effortlessly.
Get the Recipe: Cool Whip Cookies

Rhubarb cake with fresh mint leaves.
Rhubarb Dump Cake. Photo credit: Best Clean Eating.

Rhubarb Dump Cake

Rhubarb Dump Cake offers an effortless dessert option using fresh ingredients and almond flour, making it a breeze to prepare while transforming rhubarb into a delightful treat.
Get the Recipe: Rhubarb Dump Cake

Apple Cake with Cinnamon

This simple Apple Cinnamon Cake is a beloved comfort dessert, perfect for those seeking easy dessert recipes. Experience the warmth and flavor of this delightful cake effortlessly.
Get the Recipe: Apple Cake with Cinnamon

Chocolate dump cake topped with colorful M&Ms.
Chocolate Dump Cake. Photo credit: Upstate Ramblings.

Chocolate Dump Cake

Chocolate dump cake is a must-try for chocolate enthusiasts searching for an effortless dessert. It boasts rich, gooey chocolate, making it an irresistible choice for those seeking an easy treat.
Get the Recipe: Chocolate Dump Cake

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