These red, white and blue treats are delicious, great looking—and don't take all day to make.
By Lynn Andriani
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The Obligatory Flag Cake (Without the Obligatory 4 Hours in the Kitchen)
Packaged ladyfingers and lemon- or vanilla-pudding mix are the clever shortcuts behind this delicious dessert. You layer these ingredients with strawberries to assemble the cake, and then top everything off with rows of whipped cream and red and blue summer berries to create stars and stripes.