5-Ingredient Strawberries and Cream Brownies

We’re celebrating spring by bringing its flavors into our desserts. OK, fine, we’re still craving rich, fudgey brownies, but our friends at Duncan Hines suggested this killer combo that tops off their chocolatey brownies with bright strawberry jam. There are lots of ways to dress this recipe up so get creative or simply follow the five-ingredient recipe as is. Either way, you’ll love the results.

Strawberries and Cream Brownies

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Black Heart Mug Cake with Avocado Whipped Cream

Indulge your chocolate craving with this delicious single-serving mug cake. Don’t worry, there won’t be leftovers to tempt you tomorrow—but you may be tempted to make another one. We recommend whipping this up on February 29—calories don’t count on Leap Day! Coupled with fluffy avocado whipped cream and topped with an olive oil drizzle, this mug cake is a total sweet-and-savory taste sensation. (Plus, chocolate and avocado are both aphrodisiacs so be consider making two or be ready to share.)

chocolate mug cake

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Get Creative with Muffin Tops

We all know that the top of the muffin is the most delicious part. Whether coated in cinnamon sugar, caked with crumble, or deliciously crisped and brown, the muffin top gives the whole muffin that special something. Some people save the top for last while others don’t even bother baking the bottom half and use muffin top tins instead. So why not take it to the next level? Here are some ideas to make the muffin top even better.

muffin top sundae

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5 Over-the-Top Blue Marble Ice Cream Sundaes You Must Try

The stage: Industry City in Brooklyn. The event: an epic #SundaeShowdown between five bloggers. At stake: a fabulous grand prize—and glory for creating the best sundae featuring FreshDirect ingredients and Blue Marble ice cream. Who took the top honors? And what were the crazy ingredients? (Hint: The winning sundae featured tahini!) Click through to find out.

brunch boys ice cream

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Strawberry Shortcake Shortcut: Make Individual Skewers

Strawberry Shortcake—great dessert or greatest dessert? If you’re talking about this version, it’s the latter. With just three ingredients, you can wow your friends and family with your impeccable taste and innovative presentation skills. No judgments from us if you double up on the cake and cream. Click through for instructions on how to make your own strawberry shortcake skewers—they’re perfect for warm-weather celebrations and afternoons by the grill, and easy enough for the kids to make.

strawberry shortcake kebabs skewers

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