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banana pudding

bowls of banana pudding around a baking dish with banana pudding spooned out

What do you get when you combine homemade vanilla pudding, fresh sliced bananas, pillowy whipped cream and sweet vanilla wafers? This easy and delicious banana pudding recipe! If you’re looking for a low-stress, no-bake, make-ahead dessert, this layered creation is the perfect choice. From BBQs to family dinners, this banana pudding is always a great way to end the meal.

peach galette

overhead shot of peach galette on parchment paper

Ready to use up those peaches you bought from the store or the farmers market, but not interested in going through all the hassle of making a peach pie? I HEAR YOU. Make this easy, rustic, freeform peach galette instead! Simply prep a buttery pie crust, fold it over a quick, fresh peach filling, and bake until bubbly and golden brown. Serve with vanilla ice cream and you’ve got yourself a dessert that will carry you through the rest of the summer season.

peanut butter and jelly milkshakes

peanut butter and jelly milkshakes on a cutting board

PB&J, milkshake-style! This sweet twist on the classic pairing features vanilla ice cream blended with smooth peanut butter and fruit jam or jelly for a decadent, creamy, sippable dessert. Add all the garnishes or leave them plain and simple — either way is 100% delicious.

10 no-bake dessert recipes for summertime

hand holding one cookies and cream ice cream drumstick

Summer is here, and it is HOT. The last thing we want to do is turn on our ovens, but we’re also still craving something sweet. That’s where no-bake dessert recipes come in handy, and I’ve got 10 of them for you today! From ice cream to pie to cheesecake (yep, you read that right), no longer do you need to sacrifice dessert to beat the heat.

coconut peanut butter pie

overhead shot of coconut peanut butter pie slices

Coconut, meet peanut butter. Peanut butter, meet coconut. This surprisingly delicious combination comes together in this nearly no-bake pie recipe that is equal parts easy and decadent. When your sweet tooth is looking for a fix that is creamy, flavorful and indulgent, you’ve come to the right place.

strawberry custard tart

strawberry custard tart on a plate

Craving the sweet flavors of summertime in dessert form? ME TOO. This simple and delicious Strawberry Custard Tart features all the goodness of fresh summer fruit with a creamy homemade custard and a buttery shortbread crust for the ultimate treat that’s perfect for pretty much any occasion this season (I’m looking at you, summertime picnics).