My favorite box cake brand is Pillsbury. I found them on sale at Walmart for 98 cents each and bought 3 cans of icing for $1.23 each. Next I went to the Dollar Tree and bought six packages of candy for $1 each. I also bought a cardboard cake holder in a 4 pack from Walmart. When I bake a box cake I always substitute the water for either milk or juice. It makes the cake taste fresher and homemade. I baked one chocolate cake and one vanilla in loaf pans. Then I followed the directions on the Betty Crocker website.
This is my version of their train cake. Owen just adored it and is still talking about his train cake four days later!
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