Strawberry Angel Food Layers

Something I did a lot more of in my pre-mom days was bake. I have a major sweet tooth, and spending a weekend afternoon in the kitchen baking is a relaxing retreat in my opinion. Life has sure gotten busier, but that doesn't mean I don't crave a (homemade) sweet treat from time to time. I came across this super easy, no-bake dessert on Iowa Girl Eats and I knew it would satisfy my sweet tooth AND be easy and quick to make. (Plus, it's the perfect "farewell to summer" dish. Use those strawberries while they're still good!) 

Although I do hope to do more baking in the future (especially once Jona is old enough to help--I can't wait for that!), desserts like this are the perfect go-tos for busy days.  

I'm joining Anne of  In Residence for her Pin to Present linkup today. Be sure to check it out!




5 comments:

  1. Yum! I love a good strawberry shortcake! This looks delicious! I agree with you though - I did much more baking in my pre-mom days. A little bit of baking when I was on maternity leave, I could babywear and bake cookies! Now it's a lot harder, but like you, I can't wait until Ollie can help me in the kitchen!

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  2. Oh, I used to love baking with my dad (side story: growing up, I didn't really realize for a long time that moms are usually the ones who bake, because my mom never does, and my dad does a ton...), and you're right - I'm so excited for when Henk can join me in it! Such a fun thing to do together. In the meantime, I love these no-bake but still super delicious ideas too. Plus sometimes I like to avoid having too much left in the house to tempt me, so single serving dishes are good too :) Thanks for linking up again!!

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  3. I love to cook, but I am a terrible baker. I can handle a box mix and a couple of custard type pies, but that's about it. This recipe is just my style! It's pretty and looks delicious!

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  4. These are adorable and look delicious! Stopping by from Anne's link up!

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