Food·Posted on Jul 5, 2013Make Easy No-Bake Icebox Cake With Two IngredientsCookies + cream = cake. Cake = happy.by Food52BuzzFeed ContributorFacebookPinterestTwitterMailLink Do you, like us, often desire to stuff your face with sweet, sweet dessert but don't actually want to spend a ton of time or effort making that happen? Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF twinpeaksgifs.tumblr.com Well then, we've got something that's going to make you VERY happy. Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF buzzfeed.com Ready? Two words: ICEBOX CAKE. food52.com And that means just two ingredients: COOKIES and CREAM. smittenkitchen.com hanimcooks.tumblr.com 1. Choose whatever type of cookie your little heart desires. Seriously, go crazy. Tap to play or pause GIF Tap to play or pause GIF noyoureoutoforder.tumblr.com Chocolate wafers, chocolate chip cookies, graham crackers, Nilla wafers — just stick with something that's not too thick and chunky, or it won't meld properly with all the creamy goodness in between the layers. 2. Whip a whole lot of cream in a big bowl until it's nice and fluffy. food52.com Make enough whipped cream that you could bathe in it if you wanted (we know you've thought about it) and. if you're feeling extra shmancy, add a splash of vanilla or a pinch of powdered sugar. 3. Grab yo'self a cookie, spread a fat dollop of whipped cream on top of it, and begin constructing a cookie-cream tower. Via food52.com This is the stuff of fantasies. 4. Make several small cookie towers, lay them on their sides, and connect them into one long cookie caterpillar. food52.com 5. Cover the entire log in whipped cream. Via food52.com Do this right and no one will know how messy everything underneath is. 6. Now, the hardest step: Cover your cake in foil, stick in the fridge, and WALK AWAY. Via food52.com Let the cake sit overnight (even though you want to put it in your mouth right now, we know) so that the cookies can absorb the cream and become gloriously soft and cake-like. When it's ready (or you can wait no longer) cut it diagonally to get pretty zebra stripes that'll impress all your friends. Looking for more desserts that require no baking and almost no effort? Yeah, we thought so. Berry Summer Pudding food52.com Get the recipe. No-Bake Triple Chocolate Brownies food52.com Get the recipe. Two-Ingredient Chocolate Mousse Via food52.com Get the recipe. Food52 is a community for people who love food and cooking. Follow them at Food52.com and on Twitter @Food52. And check out their new shop, Provisions, to get $10 off! Want more amazingly simple recipes like these? Sign up for the BuzzFeed Food newsletter, and we’ll send them to you twice a week!