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Welcome to Reality Crafted By Sara! You will find delicious recipes, easy kids crafts and a peek into my extraordinary life here. Grab a cup of coffee, or better yet, a glass of wine and let's have some crafty fun with a dose of real mom life antics!

Easy Patriotic Parfaits

Easy Patriotic Parfaits

This easy recipe requires no baking and is a perfect sweet treat with berries, sponge cake and ice cream. So easy to assemble anyone can make this scrumptious dessert that combines 5 simple ingredients.


Special holidays like Memorial Day, the 4th of July and Labor Day are meant to be spent enjoying family, and freedom. This year why not take a break from cooking and whip up this luscious and simple sweet treat that will wow the crowd with the flavors?



1 pint of strawberries, cleaned, destemmed sliced

1 pint of blackberries, cleaned

1/4 cup of white sugar

Vanilla Bean ice cream

3 x 2" thick slices of sponge cake, cut into 1" cubes

1/4 cup of water




Add your strawberry slices and blackberries together in a bowl

Add 1/4 cup of sugar and 1/4 cup of water. Gently stir.

Layer 3 or 4 cake cubes into a pretty glass or parfait bowl

Add 2 small scoops of ice cream {I used a cookie dough scoop for the perfect size}

Spoon berries and a little of the sugar water/ juice mixture over the cake cubes and ice cream

Add 2 more cake cubes to the glass

Serve immediately as the cake will get saturated with the liquid for a delicious flavor infusion

Repeat until the ingredients are depleted.


This recipe will serve 6.

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Jalapeno Popper Spread or Dip

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