Tuesday, April 5, 2011
For Tuesday, April 5th, 2011
Many of us go about our daily lives playing it safe, not taking big chances. If you are of a conservative ilk, you may have never gone out on a limb, or taken big risks. If this sounds like you, maybe today is a day to really let loose and Go for Broke.If you can muster up the courage to take a big risk, you can enjoy today by taking big risks and Going for Broke
2/3 cup brown sugar
1 teaspoon baking soda
1/2 teaspoon salt
1 teaspoon cinnamon
1 cup applesauce
1/4 cup vegetable shortening Crisco
1/2 cup raisins
Mix all ingredients (except raisins) in a bowl. Stir in raisins. Bake in a 7 x 11" baking pan. 350 degrees 20-25 mins.
Topping: Brown 3 Tbsp. butter in a small pan. Whisk in 1-1/2 cups powdered sugar, 1 tsp. vanilla and 1 Tbsp. milk. Frost cooled cake.
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