Who doesnt love cake? Now, while we might love cake, sometimes we dont want to spend all of that time making a cake. Thats why I love these easy cake mix recipes for those busy nights when my family wants a tasty dessert.
These box cake mix hacks can be used for all sorts of occasions, too! They are perfect simple, easy, recipes for birthday parties, family gatherings, and bake sales. For an added bonus, youll find that many of these recipes are budget friendly and will often use ingredients that you already have on hand.
Easy Cake Mix Recipes
Most of the time when we think of cake mix, we just think of how it can be used right out of the box. I mean, thats kind of the point. You take your cake mix, add the necessary ingredients, and then you have cake.
But theres no reason that you shouldnt try one of these cake mix recipe ideas the next time youre making a cake.
Have you ever thought about how to make cake mix better? It just may surprise you as to how easy it is!
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Seasonal Cake Mix Recipes
Maybe youd like to try a cup of hot cider with a chocolate chip pumpkin cake mix muffin for a yummy Fall treat.
If youre planning a Halloween party, why not try this spooky spider cake - it is sure to be a hit!
Or you can serve up these strawberry valentine cupcakes as a sweet reminder to show someone you care.
Want something tasty for your April Fools day? Mix up this kitty litter cake. Yes, it is as disgusting looking as you would think, but it is so yummy!
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Fruit Cake Mix Recipes
Now, let me clarify here. I dont mean that baked good that most folks tend to hate around the holidays. I mean delicious and tasty dessert recipes made with fruit and a boxed cake mix.
Think outside of the box a little with this easy cake mix zucchini bread. (outside the box See what I did there? LOL!)
If you want to give a little bit of homemade love during the holidays, you could always make cinnamon banana bread to gift to your friends and family.
You arent just limited to just cake though! For example, you could try out a tasty blueberry cake mix cobbler (and serve that up with a scoop of vanilla ice cream!).
Not a fan of blueberries? Thats okay! Go the more classic route and make peach cake mix cobbler.
You arent limited to that, either! You can also try out this lemon cake bread machine recipe and give your oven a little rest.
Check out the ease of this Blueberry Cobbler made with Cake Mix!That's why I love these easy cake mix recipes for those busy nights when my family wants a tasty dessert.
Cupcake Cake Mix Recipes
Cupcakes are a type of cake that is perfect for any occasion. They are easy to transport, simple to serve, and can be tailored to any dietary needs or preferences.
Cupcakes are also highly versatile, as they can be flavored and decorated to suit any event or theme.
For example, birthday cupcakes can be adorned with candles and sprinkles, while bake sale cupcakes might be decorated with frosting in the school colors.
No matter what the occasion, cupcakes are sure to please.
These Champagne Cupcakes are the perfect addition to your next big time celebration like New Years or a Wedding!
If you like Cherry Cordials, you are going to love these Chocolate Covered Cherry Cupcakes!
I mean, who wouldnt want to try these Hershey chocolate cupcakes right out of the oven? Well, maybe not right out of the oven but you know what I meant.
For that matter, the candy lover in your life just may want these M&M candy bar cupcakes for their next birthday.
Nothing quite beats the combination of chocolate and mint and these are gluten free mint chocolate chip cupcakes will help you with that fix!
Or, you can indulge the OREO cookie fan in you with these chocolate mint OREO cupcakes.
If you want a tasty cupcake recipe for a baby shower or bridal shower, why not bake up a batch of these cosmopolitan cupcakes.
Feeling a little bit naughty? Check out these Sinfully Delicious Devil Cupcakes!
Check out these delicious Turtle Cupcakes Recipe from a Cake Mix!!
Cookie Cake Mix Recipes
Cookie cake mix recipes are becoming increasingly popular as they offer a quick and easy way to bake delicious cookies.
Although the ingredients list may vary slightly from one recipe to another, the basic principles are the same: simply combine the cookie mix with water, butter, and eggs.
The result is a rich and flavourful dough that can be easily molded into any shape. cookie cakes are perfect for any occasion, whether its a birthday, an anniversary, or just a special treat.
And because they can be made in advance, theyre perfect for busy families who want to enjoy freshly baked cookies without having to spend hours in the kitchen.
Its really the best of both worlds and one of five ways to make cake mix better.
While these Grinch Crinkle Cookies were made for the new movie coming out, they can be enjoyed at anytime of the year!
You cant go wrong with these Primary Colors Sparkling Cake Mix Cookies right here at 3 Boys and a Dog!
Or you can try out a recipe from this huge list of cake mix cookie recipes.
Dont miss out on this Cake Mix Christmas Monster Cookies Recipe!
Youll love these Insanely Easy Unicorn Funfetti Bars!
Sorted By Cake Mix Flavor:
The following lists of delicious recipes from a box of cake mix are sorted by flavor of cake mix. If you have special requests, be sure to let us know!
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