Slideshow SLIDESHOW: Share Your Sweets: Make Ahead Desserts

Having a dinner party and want get dessert out of the way the day before? Want to make a batch of cookies that will stay good as you nibble your way through them for a week? This can all be done with make-ahead sweets. Click through the slideshow to see your best sweets that improve over time. They might just become your new best friends.

Next week we're looking back at Memorial Day. What did you guys make for your back yard grill out or picnics? Shoot us a photo of your best Memorial Day sweet (along with a link to the recipe!) and we'll include it in next week's roundup. Be sure to send it in no later than Tuesday, June 4th so we can include it in the Share Your Sweets on Thursday June 6th.

If you're new to Share Your Sweets, take a peep at the rules here. A few notes: we can only take one submission per person, so pick your favorite (or the most recent shot) and send it in. Also, Share Your Sweets is just for the folks at home; no pros or companies! If you want to really impress us, crop your photo so it's 610 pixels wide and 458 pixels tall.

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