We love a baking hack.
These dreamy cakes are anything but basic, but the prep is just that. We cut the time in half by using on of our favorite store-bought convenience ingredients: cake mix.
Cupcakes with Browned Butter Frosting
Easy Zucchini Bread
Recipe: Easy Zucchini Bread
For best results, shred zucchini using the large holes in a box grater.
Eggnog Pound Cake
Recipe: Eggnog Pound Cake
Boxed pound cake, eggnog, and ground nutmeg go into this festive cake. While it may seem right at home during the holidays, we think you should enjoy it year-round. Now, where to find eggnog in July…
Chocolate-Chocolate Chip Cake
Recipe: Chocolate-Chocolate Chip Cake
This recipe uses not one, but two convenience ingredients: a box of German chocolate cake mix and a box of instant chocolate pudding mix. Prep only takes 15 minutes.
Caramel-Pecan Oatmeal Bars
Recipe: Caramel-Pecan Oatmeal Bars
When you’re in the mood for cookies, try this fiber-rich offering. These are easy to make, especially with the head start of cake mix. Serve with a cold glass of milk, and you’ll agree they are very good.
Moist Chocolate Cupcakes
Recipe: Moist Chocolate Cupcakes
Only give ingredients go into these lick-your-fingers-good cupcakes. Prep in a cinch and only takes 10 minutes hands-on time.
Orange Dreamsicle Crispy Treats
Recipe: Orange Dreamsicle Crispy Treats
We hope your sweet tooth is ready. To start, these treats use orange cake mix along with miniature marshmallows, crisp rice cereal, white chocolate morsels, and orange juice.
Chocolate-Butterscotch Lava Cake
Recipe: Chocolate-Butterscotch Lava Cake
This is a chocolate-lover’s dream—and it’s made in the slow cooker! Start with a package of dark chocolate cake mix and a package of chocolate instant pudding mix.
Brown Sugar-Cinnamon Pound Cake
Recipe: Brown Sugar-Cinnamon Pound Cake
We love to serve this cake in the morning, but it's equally delicious as a dessert or after-school treat.