Monday, May 9, 2011

party food

Our Favorite Cake~

1 pkge. white cake mix

1-3.4 oz. pkge. instant vanilla pudding

1-8 oz. pkge. cream cheese softened

1 pt. strawberries sliced & divided

1-12 oz. carton Cool Whip

Bake cake according to instructions in two round cake pans. Cool. Make pudding according to directions, Chill until set. Beat in cream cheese. Place one cake on plate. Spoon cream cheese/pudding mixture over cake. Layer strawberries over pudding mixture. Place second cake on top. Frost with Cool Whip. Decorate with any leftover strawberries. Chill until ready to serve.

ENJOY! So yummy! (This cake always reminds me of you, Amanda:)

I made Dirt Cups for Claire's party.

I made a Dirt Bowl for Easter.

Dirt Bucket~ ( or cup, or bowl, or whatever you want to call it:)

1 stick butter softened

1 C. powdered sugar

1 -8 oz. pkge. cream cheese softened

2 -3 oz. pkgs. instant vanilla pudding

3 1/2 C. milk

12 oz. Cool Whip

1 pkg. Oreos

1 pkg. (or more:) gummy worms

Mix butter, powdered sugar and cream cheese in one bowl. In another bowl, mix pudding and milk. Fold in Cool Whip. Mix both mixtures together. Crush oreos. Layer oreos & pudding mixture. Place gummy worms in and on top.

This recipe is a HUGE hit with the kids. Last time I made it, it was gone before it even hit the counter.


Amanda said...

yummy!! I was gonna say that cake sounds familiar! :)

These Simple Minutes said...

Why use a glass bowl for cake when you can use a garlic plate? :-P

Anonymous said...

Yum, that cake looks SO GOOD!!! Going to have to try it sometime...

Anna said...

That's right, Christy:)

Yes, Cilla, you will love the cake...if you don't there is something wrong with you..;)

Cambree and Ariel said...

you should make that again!!:)