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23 Lazy Girl Recipes To Make Store-Bought Cake Mix Taste Better

Yes, each of these recipes starts with a box o' cake mix. We won't tell it's not from scratch if you don't.

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1. Red Velvet Scones

somethingswanky.com

Start with red velvet cake mix, then add butter, extra flour, and milk. And frost with cream cheese icing, of course.

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2. Slow Cooker Peach Cobbler

365daysofcrockpot.com

Shhh... we won't tell how easy this is.

3. Cake Batter Ice Cream

aroundmyfamilytable.com

It just takes six ingredients to recreate the Best Ice Cream Flavor Of All Time.

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4. Skinny Devil's Food Cake Batter Dip

kitchenmeetsgirl.com

No oven required. All it takes is chocolate cake mix, Greek yogurt, and a bit of powdered sugar.

5. Easy Banana Bread

aroundmyfamilytable.com

Cake mix + eggs + bananas. (Nuts optional). Could it be any easier?

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6. Slow Cooker Pumpkin Dump Cake

365daysofcrockpot.com

Pumpkin for days.

7. Triple Chocolate Mini Bundt Cakes with Peanut Butter Glaze

adashofsoul.com

Mini, so you can eat five at a time.

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8. Butter Cake

almostmakesperfect.com

Featuring yellow cake mix and cream cheese. Duh.

9. Pumpkin Magic* Doctored Cake Mix

amandascookin.com

*Hogwarts degree not required.

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10. Time Saver Carrot Cupcakes

amandascookin.com

Just add three extra ingredients to turn spice flavored cake mix into CARROT CUPCAKES.

11. Rum Bundt Cake

alexandracooks.com

Cake mix + pudding + rum.

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12. Halfway Homemade PB & Pretzel Brownies

abeautifulmess.com

Full disclosure: this recipe uses a box of brownie mix.

13. Lemon Blackberry Cake Cookies

alittleclaireification.com

An easy way to get a serving of fruit.

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14. Chocolate Sandwich Cookies with Buttercream Frosing

thetaylor-house.com

Chocolate cake mix + eggs + oil. Done.

15. Peanut Butter and Jelly Bars

thegunnysack.com

Easier than cutting the crust off a PB&J.

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16. Cake Mix Cinnamon Waffles with Cinnamon Roll Glaze

lovefromtheoven.com

Ready in a matter of minutes.

17. Blueberry Lemon Poke Cake

orwhateveryoudo.com

Featuring white cake mix. Most of the work is just poking.

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18. Chocolate Cupcakes with Cookie Dough Frosting

normalcooking.com

All the joy of cookie dough with none of the fear of salmonella.

19. Cake Batter Rice Krispies Treats

seededatthetable.com

This recipe calls for homemade cake mix, but do what you gotta do.

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20. Sweet Cornbread Muffins

sixsistersstuff.com

Use cake mix AND cornbread mix for ~optimal laziness.~

21. Chocolate Pumpkin S'mores Cupcakes

thelittlekitchen.net

Less time baking = more time eating marshmallows.

22. (Baked) Cake Mix Doughnuts

itsalwaysautumn.com

Controversial opinion: cake doughnuts are better than yeast doughnuts.

23. Cake Batter Blondies

thesweetslife.com

Go Funfetti mix or go home.

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