You thought the school bake sale was on your calendar, until you realize it's in a few hours and you completely forgot. Or maybe you volunteered to bring in some sweets for your coworker's birthday, which is tomorrow. Don't start panicking just yet. Before you grab your keys and run to the store to rummage the cookie aisle, know that you can still win at this thing.
There are a slew of quick and easy treats that will be a success. These 15 recipes can be made in next to no time and you probably already have the ingredients for most of them in your pantry already. So you can head to the kitchen instead of the store and feel confident that you've got this whole thing under control.
Bars and Brownies
Bar cookies are always a great bake sale solution because they are easy to bake a large quantity of, then cut into squares, wrap up, and add to the spread. Plus, treats like blondies and brownies are always the first to go at the table.
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- Dorie Greenspan's Blondies
- PB&J Crumble Bar Cookies
- 4-Ingredient Banana Oat Bars
You can never have too many classic chocolate chip cookies at a bake sale. Don't forget about other quick and easy kinds too, like oatmeal and sugar cookies.
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- Graham Cracker Cookies
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Skip the oven altogether and instead make a fast no-bake treat. Rice Krispies Treats are always a hit, or bring something a little different and make chocolate bark or popcorn balls.