• Crafts
  • Do it Yourself
  • Frugal Living
  • Gift Ideas
  • Holidays
  • Mixes
  • Money Matters
  • Recipes
  • Tips-n-Tricks
  • Contact Us
    • Birthday Cake Mix in a Mug

      Birthday Cake Mix in a Mug

      Place mix in a pretty mug, lined with tissue paper, add a couple little birthday candles and a book of matches (if the recipient is old enough to light them! <G> Great Birthday idea for College students, Elderly who may only want a "little" sweets, etc.

      1 cake mix any flavor
      1 ( 4 serving size) instant pudding mix , any flavor

      Blend ingredients well until completely mixed. Measure ½ cup dry mix into sandwich bags, Makes 8-9) & tie it closed using ribbon.

      Flavors:
      • Lemon cake mix- lemon pudding
      • Yellow cake mix- vanilla pudding
      • Devils food cake mix- chocolate pudding
      • Pineapple cake mix- coconut pudding
      • Butterscotch cake mix- butterscotch pudding

      Glaze mix :

      In a separate bag combine the following ingredients:
      1/3 cup powdered sugar
      1 ½ tsp dry flavoring
      ( ex. powdered lemonade mix, powdered orange breakfast drink mix, cocoa powder)

      In a large coffee mug place a Cake Mix & a glaze mix and attach a tag with the instructions for cooking. (You can also attach a small wire whisk using raffia or a ribbon, etc).


      To Use:


      Grease or spray coffee mug with cooking spray. Empty Cake Mix into mug and add 1 egg white, 1 T. Oil & 1 T water. Blend with fork until smooth. Place in microwave and cook on high for 2 minutes.
      While cake is cooking add 1 ½ tsp water to glaze mix in baggie. Close and gently rub baggie until glaze is smooth. When cake is done, remove from microwave, cut a small hole in the corner of glaze packet and apply glaze to your mug cake.

      Eat while warm!


      Other Help Items:
      If you want to make the packets easier for the recipient add a couple teaspoons of Just Whites egg replacement powder to each individual packet or Cake "mix". & On directions tag add an additional 1 T water to recipe & omit egg white from recipe


      Have something you'd like to add? Register & Login to add your own comments, thoughts, questions or suggestions.

      As always, Registration is Free!

    • Advertise Here

      Disclaimer: The use of any trademarked names on or within the pages of Budget101.com should not be considered an endorsement by the trademark holders. All Trademark rights remain the property of their respective holders and are solely being used a brief descriptive of the recipes being provided.

    • Google+ Pinterest Twitter youtube Facebook

      More Frugal Stuff...

      budget

      Whole Foods Market's Oakland Store Voluntarily Recalls Jivara Lactee Milk Chocolate V

      Whole Foods Market's Oakland store located at 230 Bay Place is voluntarily recalling Jivara Lactee Milk Chocolate Valrhona cut and wrap pieces due to undeclared hazelnuts on the product label. People...

      budget 05-24-2015, 02:30 AM Go to last post
      budget

      Falcon Trading Company, Inc. dba SunRidge Farms is Voluntarily Recalling Vanilla Cand

      Falcon Trading Company, Inc./SunRidge Farms of Royal Oaks, CA announced that it has taken the precautionary measure of voluntarily recalling the one bulk item mentioned below. This item was...

      budget 05-24-2015, 02:30 AM Go to last post
      budget

      Falcon Trading Company, Inc. dba SunRidge Farms Is Voluntarily Recalling Coconut-Medi

      Falcon Trading Company, Inc./SunRidge Farms of Royal Oaks, CA announced that it has taken the precautionary measure of voluntarily recalling the one bulk item mentioned below. The product may contain...

      budget 05-23-2015, 04:00 PM Go to last post
    • Keep Reading . . .

      MYO Mozzarella in 30 minutes or lessMYO Mozzarella in 30 minutes or less


      How to make your own foolproof Mozzarella in under 30 minutes with this easy DIY recipe


      MYO Bacon TortillasMYO Bacon Tortillas


      Make your own Bacon Tortillas- we're not talking about just Bacon FILLED tortillas, we're talking about Flour Tortillas MADE with bacon for that full Bacon flavor! These savory tortillas are perfect for filling with scrambled eggs, cheese for grab and go breakfasts on the way out the door. Imagine, BLT Wraps with Bacon built in the wrap! They can be made ahead of time and freeze well.


      Magic Shell Ice Cream ToppingMagic Shell Ice Cream Topping


      Make your own Simple Magic Shell Ice Cream Topping- the delicious chocolate drizzle that hardens the moment it touches the creamy ice cold treat!