Thursday, October 28, 2010

a crazy easy recipe & a sunrise

so here's the perfect recipe for Fall that won't make you feel guilty later
gather your ingredients
spice cake mix / orignal, unsweetened applesauce / vanilla extract or flavoring

pour the cake mix in a bowl

add jar of applesauce & a teaspoon or so of vanilla

mix together until it looks like this

pour into a loaf pan
 bake at 350 degrees for approx 28-30 minutes

if you want to get crazy with it you can make an icing while your cake cooks
you will need
reduced fat whipped cream cheese / a little splenda / vanilla / cinnamon / skim milk

mix approx 4 Tbs of cream cheese with 2 Tbs of splenda and a dash of vanilla
add just a splash of skim milk to make it creamy
you'll need the cinnamon at the very end

take your delicious bread out of the oven
(randomly placing it on a paper towel is clearly optional, but thanks husband)

serve right away
or...

add your delish icing & sprinkle with cinnamon

i don't think you will be disappointed
and you will have consumed a yummy Fall treat that is pretty healthy...
score.

this was the sight i witnessed as i waited for my man to get off work wednesday
i don't know that i've ever seen the sun's rays as distinct as they were that very early morning

it would have been perfect with a slice of spice cake & a cup of joe...

6 comments:

  1. ahhhhh!!! just lovely...both the sunrise AND spice cake. yummy...can't wait to try it :) by the way, you take such splendid pics, dear friend!

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  2. What a fun cake, and the sunrise was WONDERFUL. I've never seen the rays like that, either. You are so fun, Molly. We miss you so.

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  3. Yummo. I may try it...but if you read my blog post about my baking failure, you will understand why I can't promise success. So sad.

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  4. As for the cake... I can confirm that is was simple to make and delish! Molly, that susrise is beautiful! Thanks for sharing!

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  5. Um, yeah...I can't get that cake mix or vanilla extract here! It looks delicious and your pics are great. Happy Halloween!

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  6. I made it without the icing and it was great!!!

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