Creative Desserts for Christmas

Maple & Ash
Maple & Ash

If you’ve spent hours– even days– planning, prepping and cooking your holiday meal, the last thing you want to do is spend more time cobbling together a difficult dessert.

The holidays should be spent enjoying friends and family, not stressing out about what to sweets to serve.

Try one of these simple, yet festive and delicious desserts. Every sweet tooth will be satisfied and all guests will be left with visions of sugar plums (and Christmas cookies and cakes) dancing in their heads.

1. Sticky Pecan Mini-Buns

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Walmart.com

While on vacation, or just on a normal weekend, make yourself or family these delicious mini treats to enjoy alone or alongside your usual breakfast.

Sticky Pecan Mini-Buns Recipe

2. Peppermint Bark Cookies

Kris Schoels
Kris Schoels

Festive, merry, crunchy and chocolately. These easy to make cookies not only look like the holidays but with smooth chocolate and refreshing peppermint, they certainly taste like the holiday spirit.

Peppermint Bark Cookies Recipe

3. Cranberry-Cinnamon Cheesecake

Philadelphia Cream Cheese
Philadelphia Cream Cheese

No guest will be able to resist this combination of the smooth and creamy filling with a tart and tangy topping. The red and white colors also make a truly festive presentation.

Cranberry-Cinnamon Cheesecake Recipe

4. Holiday Sugar Cookies

Maple & Ash
Maple & Ash

Sugar cookies are a holiday classic that take time and patience to cut and frost, but the product is always delicious and makes a fun gift. This recipe makes it simple, yet still a holiday treat that will impress.

Holiday Sugar Cookies Recipe

5. Mile-High Apple Pies

The Pampered Chef
The Pampered Chef

This deconstructed mini apple pie recipe makes for a sweet ending to a long meal, and is small, but rich in flavor.

Mile-High Apple Pies Recipe

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SOURCE: FOX News