Cake Goop

Brush this on your cake pan to keep the cake from sticking.  Make sure you remove the cake while it is still slightly warm so the goop doesn’t set up and stick.   INGREDIENTS: 1 part Flour 1 part shortening (Crisco) 1 part vegetable oil INSTRUCTIONS: Mix together in a mixer.   Store at room temperature for… Continue reading Cake Goop

Electrolyte / Rehydration Drink – DIY substitutes for Pedialyte

NOTE: As long as you keep the same water:salt:sugar ratio any of these recipes should work for people > 12 years old. WEBMD VERSION: Search webmd.com for “rehydration drinks”.  They warn not to give this drink to children under 12.  They recommend: 1 quart water ½ teaspoon table salt 6 teaspoons sugar RECIPE #1: 6… Continue reading Electrolyte / Rehydration Drink – DIY substitutes for Pedialyte