How to Make Box Yellow Cupcake Mix Taste Homemade

The most common mistake when using a box yellow cake mix is substituting water or milk for the ingredients listed on the package. Instead of water or milk, try substituting apple sauce or melted butter and one extra egg. If you want to make the cupcakes taste homemade, here are some tips to improve the … More How to Make Box Yellow Cupcake Mix Taste Homemade

How to Make Box Chocolate Cupcake Mix Taste Homemade

When you have a sweet tooth, box chocolate cupcake mix isn’t always the best choice. While some box cake mixes may taste fine, you can still find some creative ways to make them taste homemade. You can substitute sour cream, instant coffee, or even melted butter for the butter and water mixture. You can also … More How to Make Box Chocolate Cupcake Mix Taste Homemade

How to Make A Box White Cake Taste Homemade

Have you ever wondered how to make white box cake taste homemade? Well, the answer is very easy. The basic ingredients are Eggs, Mayonnaise, Dry pudding mix, and Greek yogurt. The ingredients that make white box cake taste homemade are all readily available in most grocery stores. However, you don’t need to buy these things … More How to Make A Box White Cake Taste Homemade

Cooking – How to Make Chocolate Box Cake Taste Homemade

Ever wondered how to make chocolate box cake taste homemade? Well, here’s how! This recipe has some tricks to make it taste even better! Listed below are the main ingredients to substitute for a box cake. You can also use flavored Greek yogurt or Sour cream instead. Water can be substituted for half-and-half or flavored … More Cooking – How to Make Chocolate Box Cake Taste Homemade

Recipe – Strawberry Streusel Coffee Cake

Whole fresh strawberries top this coffee cake to give color and sweet-tart flavor. Serve this cake warm from the oven, accompanied by hot coffee. Ingredients Cake Ingredients 2 cups sifted flour 2 teaspoons baking powder 1/3 cup sugar ½ teaspoon salt 1/3 cup shortening 1 egg, beaten 1/3 cup milk 1 cup hulled fresh strawberries … More Recipe – Strawberry Streusel Coffee Cake

Cooking – A Home Cook’s Quick Bread Primer

What is Quick Bread? A quick bread should be just that, quick, and anyone can make them, even an idiot. But you’re not an idiot; you’re funny, smart, witty and everyone eats everything you prepare, thoroughly enjoying it. Most likely, you are only reading this primer to satisfy yourself that you do know how to … More Cooking – A Home Cook’s Quick Bread Primer

Recipe – Basic Summertime Cheesecake

This is a straightforward summertime icebox (no-bake) recipe, which takes advantage of common modern ingredients. With a little lead time, this cheesecake recipe could be an easy weeknight recipe, as well. The great thing about this summertime icebox (no-bake) cheesecake recipe is that you need not cook anything if you purchase all the ingredients ahead … More Recipe – Basic Summertime Cheesecake

Cheeses and Cheese Substitutes Used for The Filling of Cheesecake

Ahhh cheesecakes, dessert for the gods. It is so simple to prepare! Also, another feature of cheesecakes we all love is the fact that this dessert offers plenty of flexibility. The regular cheesecakes come with a tasty crust, overflowing with cream cheese filling. The significant alterations occur with the constituents placed either in the lining … More Cheeses and Cheese Substitutes Used for The Filling of Cheesecake

Ask The Cook – How to make Muffins and cupcakes easier to remove from their liner?

When working with muffins and cupcakes many cooks prefer to take advantage of liners, but often the finished cupcake or muffin sticks to the liner and can be messy to remove.  To prevent this problem, simply place your liner in the pan and give it a lite coating of your favorite cooking spray.   Usually, unflavored cooking sprays … More Ask The Cook – How to make Muffins and cupcakes easier to remove from their liner?