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12-13-2008, 12:08 PM
here are 2 things ive been making here at home that are so easy and we really enjoy: i justify them by saying they have healthy ingredients.

pumpkin cake: 1 lg can pumpkin pie filling or canned pumpkin
1 lg box yellow cake mix
1or 2 eggs
mix together, mixture will be thick. bake at 350 for half hour. no need to ice. keep covered to stay nice and moist.

jello ribbon
1 box colored jello - make as directions say and put in cake pan to set
1 box other colored jello - disolve in 1 cup boiling water. cream for 2 minutes 1 pkg cream cheese. add hot jello. mix all together. mix in 1 container cool whip. pour over top set layer of jello in pan. let set.
1 box colored jello. make as directed and put over other layers.

custard pie
1 ready make pastry pie crust
4 eggs
2 c milk
1 tsp vanilla
3/4 scant c white sugar
mix together, pour into pie shell. sprinkle liberally with nutmeg. bake at 425 for 20 minutes. turn oven to 350 and bake another 20-30 min. till set.

and banana bread, but a good recipe has just been posted.

12-13-2008, 11:22 PM
What is a SCANT cup?

12-14-2008, 12:33 AM
Scant is "just shy of".