Thursday, January 15, 2009

Homemade Easy Bake Oven Mixes

Ella received an Easy Bake Oven for Christmas. Every parent knows how quickly you go through those expensive little packages of cake mix. I found these recipes to make my own easy bake mixes. I will add more recipes as I find them.

Cookie Mix (For Use In Easy Bake Ovens)

1 1/2 c. quick oats
3/4 c. flour
1/4 tsp. baking soda
3/4 c. brown sugar (packed)
1/2 c. shortening

Mix ingredients in mixing bowl.
Stir until mixture looks like cornmeal.
Spoon about 1/2 cup mixture into 8
small containers or zipper bags.
Seal tightly. Label bags or containers with date.
Store in cool, dry place.
Will keep for 12 weeks.
Each package makes about 9 cookies.

To make raisin chocolate chip cookies:
Use 1 package Cookie Mix. Add 2 teaspoons water,
1 tablespoon raisins and 1 tablespoon
mini chocolate chips.
Mix together.
Drop by teaspoonfulls and flatten each cookie with
the bottom of a buttered drinking glass, dipped in sugar.
Follow directions for Easy Bake Oven.

Lemon,Chocolate Or White Cake Mix
(For Use In Easy Bake Ovens)

1 c. sugar
1 1/2 c. flour
1 tsp. baking soda
1/2 tsp. salt
1 tsp. lemon flavored drink (such a kool aid)

*For chocolate cake mix, substitute
3 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa.
*For white cake mix, omit lemon powder/cocoa

1/3 c. shortening

Follow directions for mixing as
in the cookie recipe above.
Spoon about 1/3 cup mixture into
10 small containers or zipper bags.
Label and store in a cool, dry place.
Will keep for 12 weeks.

To 1 package cake mix, add four teaspoons water.
Stir with a fork or spoon until smooth.
Grease and flour a 4 inch miniature cake pan and
bake according to Easy Bake Oven Instructions.


restyled home said...

Thank you for this. I have favorited some recipes, somewhere, but it will be mych easier to just link over here when I am having a weak moment and letting Sophie use her Easy Bake.

I am in shock, by the way...two posts!! Did you take a happy pill?

onelittlemustardseed said...

ha, ha, little you, I knew if I posted the recipe here I would remember where to find it! I still haven't found my blogging spirit...I lost it some time ago and it still alludes me.

Chris said...

That is awesome , we can't use the mixes as they contain allergens , this is a great find , thanks for posting .

Anonymous said...

just googled "easybake oven homemade mixes" and it came up with this. we are getting one for my daughter for Christmas and it was painful to by the additional mixes so I can't wait to try these recipes. thank you!