If you are like me and try to avoid junk food, but occasionally have that irresistible craving for something sweet, here’s the best use of a mug I have found since I started drinking coffee. Would you like a cupcake on a minute’s notice? Try this incredibly simple 3-2-1 Mug Cake Recipe.
3-2-1 Mug Cake Recipe
You will need 2 boxes of cake mix. One can be any flavor you like (I like chocolate fudge), but the other MUST be Angel Food cake mix. Mix the 2 cake mixes. Hint: a gallon size zip lock bag is perfect for making and storing the mixture. When you get the craving for a little something sweet, mix 3 Tablespoons of the, 2 Tablespoons of water in a mug. Microwave at full power for 1 minute, for a small cake you can eat out of the mug,or pour out for an un-iced cupcake. For variety, I add a few chocolate chips to give the illusion of chocolate icing, chopped nuts, or crumbled bacon to the mix before microwaving.
How did we get anything done on the Internet in 1997?
Just a little flash from the past – while going through some old files I found the spec sheet from my cutting edge Gateway P5-166, purchased Feb. 3, 1997, boasting 166MHz Pentium processor, a whopping 32MB of RAM, and a 2.5GB hard drive. Price, including a $399 HP 5L laser printer – $2568.
The ratings for NBC’s Today show dropped. Persistent rumors surfaced a week ago that Ann Curry would be removed from the show. Ann handled herself in a very professional way throughout the week, then in the last 5 minutes of the 8:00 hour on Thursday, June 28, 2012, coming out of a break, we got this:
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Ann Curry has been a favorite of ours for a long time, and she deserved a better send off than that. A uniquely talented journalist whose heart is in every story, Ann was never cut out to be a talking head on the couch. She’s much better than that. Good luck to Ann Curry in her future endeavors.