WFM Wednesday

Cakes…..everyone loves them but no two are alike……or is that just snow flakes? Anyway, I love making cakes and cupcakes for my family but I am still a box cake mix mom. However I modify it some. I firmly believe that my modifications make the box mix taste better. Well, that and homemade frosting.

Here’s what I do:

First instead of water I use evaporated milk. Same amount. I believe this adds a richness to the cake. And bonus….more calcium!

Second, instead of vegetable oil I use butter. Real butter. Scratch recipes call for butter. BUT instead of 1/2 cup I use a whole cup. (2 sticks)

I keep the eggs the same but I also add 1T white sugar. This adds moisture to the cake.

My cakes always come out rich and moist.

Are you willing to try this on your next box mix?

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Coupon Preview 2/24/13

We should have 2 inserts tomorrow. A P&G and a Smartsource. However I can only find the preview for the Smartsource. If the P&G becomes available I will post that as well. Below is the Smartsource preview. As always I recommend grabbing a few papers when the P&G is in it. Happy couponing!

Smartsource Coupon Insert

Aveeno $1/1 product excludes cleansing bars, trial sizes and 2.5oz body lotions (3/31)

Aveeno $2/2 products excludes cleansing bars, trial sizes and 2.5oz body lotions (3/31)

Band-Aid $.50/1 with Quiltvent product (4/6) ETS

Better Oats $.75/2 excluding Mom’s Best varieties (4/30) DND

Betty Crocker $.50/2 Fruit Shapes, Fruit by the Foot, Fruit Gushers or Fruit Roll Ups or Ocean Spray, Mott’s or Sunkist fruit flavored snacks (4/20)

Brookside $1/1 7oz+ smooth dark chocolate covered real fruit juice pieces (4/20)

Colgate $.50/1 4oz+ toothpaste (3/16)

Colgate $.50/1 adult or kids manual toothbrush excluding Plus, Triple Action and Extra Clean (3/16)

Cuties $.50/1 2, 3 or 5 lb product (3/24) DND

Dannon $.75/1 4pk Crunchers (4/13)

Fiber One $.50/2 Chewy Bars, 90 Calorie Chewy Bars, 90 Calorie Brownies or Protein Chewy Bars (4/20)

General Mills $1/3 Cinnamon Toast Crunch, Cocoa Puffs, Lucky Charms, Trix, Reese’s Puffs, Cookie Crisp, Golden Grahams, Kix, Frosted Toast Crunch, Peanut Butter Toast Crunch or Dora the Explorer cereal (4/6)

Glade $1/2 4oz jar candles (4/6)

Glucerna $3/2 products (4/21)

Goodnites $2/1 bed mats jumbo pack+ (3/13)

Hershey’s $1/3 4.8oz+ Cadbury or Reese’s eggs multipacks

(3/16) Hershey’s $2/3 8oz+ Hershey’s Kisses, Reese’s, Hershey’s Miniatures, Hershey’s Eggs, Cadbury, Jolly Rancher or Whoppers bags (3/16)

Honey Maid $1/1 7.04oz Grahamfuls (4/6) DND

Huggies $.50/1 56ct+ wipes (3/23)

Huggies $1.50/1 diapers (3/23)

Huggies $2/1 Little Movers Slip-On diapers (3/23)

ICaps $3/1 eye vitamin and mineral product (4/30)

Listerine $1/1 1L+ mouthwash excluding whitening (3/31)

Lunchables $1/1 lunch combinations with smoothie (4/14)

Mountain High $.50/1 32oz yoghurt (4/20)

Nature Valley $.50/2 5ct+ Granola Bars or Granola Thins (4/20)

Neosporin $1/1 first aid or lip health product (4/6) ETS

Neosporin $2/1 Essentials product (4/6) ETS

Neutrogena $1/1 hair, hand, body or men’s product (4/27)

Neutrogena $5/2 hair, hand, body or men’s products (4/27)

Oreo $1/2 11.3oz+ packages (3/24)

People Magazine $1/1 issue (3/24)

Pillsbury $.30/2 Refrigerated Grands! Biscuits (5/18)

Pull-Ups $.50/1 flushable moist wipes (3/23) ETS

Pull-Ups $1.75/1 training pants jumbo pack+ (3/23)

Purell $.55/1 8oz+ Advanced hand santizer (4/21)

Purell $1/3 products (4/21)

Purina $1/1 Be Happy cat food (5/24)

Purina $1/1 Be Happy dog food (5/24)

Purina B1G1 free 6oz Beggin up to $3.75 (3/24)

Schick $.75/1 Hydro shave gel (4/7)

Schick $2/1 Hydro Power Select or Hydro 5 razor (4/7)

Schick $2/1 Hydro refill (4/7)

Schick $4/1 Hydro 5 disposable (4/7)

Schick $4/1 Hydro Silk disposables pack (4/7)

Schick $4/1 Hydro Silk razor or refill (4/7)

Schick $4/1 Hydro Silk refill (4/7)

Seattle’s Best Coffee $1.50/1 12 or 20oz bag (4/24)

Skintimate $.55/1 shave gel or shave creme excludes 2.75oz cans (4/7)

Systane $1.50/1 product (4/30)

Velveeta $1/1 Cheesy Skillets or Casseroles Dinner Kit (3/24)

Wonderful $.50/1 6.3oz+ Almonds (4/24)

Yoplait $.40/6 cups (4/20)

Yoplait $.50/2 Greek cups (4/20)

Yoplait $.50/8 cups (4/20)

Zegerid OTC $2/1 (4/14)

Zegerid OTC $6/1 42ct+ (4/14)

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