Keaton Cake (Baby Food Cake)

So, my son Keaton turned the big ONE last Sunday (yes that would be on the 4th of July) which is just so fun for me and for him. Meanwhile though, I have a pantry chalk-full of baby food! Yes the jarred kind that only a baby who hadn't tasted all the goodness of real food, could, or would enjoy. So what do you do with left over baby food? Make cake, of course! I'm starting to believe that you can make a cake out of aaaalllllmost anything! And I found this particular recipe on allrecipes.com by just typing in "babyfood" into the part where you can type in the ingredients that you desire to use, and it magically tells you what you could use for that ingredient/s. Genius!!! So use any combination of 3 fruity baby food jars and add it to this standard muffin recipe, and you've got Keaton Cake (or Baby Food Cake).

1. In a mixing bowl combine eggs, sugar and vegetable oil.
2. In a seperate bowl, add dry ingredients and then mix them with the wet ingredients.
3. Add baby food.
4. Pour into a greased 9X13 pan. Bake at 350 degrees for 35-40 minutes.
Enjoy! (Like how I cut off the top of my dalop of whipping cream?)

Keaton Cake

3 Eggs
2 cups White Sugar
1 1/4 cups Vegetable Oil
2 cups Flour
2 teaspoons Baking Soda
1 teaspoon Salt
1 jar Baby Food Applesauce (4 oz)
1 jar Baby Food Appricots (4 oz)
1 jar Baby Food Carrots (4 oz)

Preheat oven to 350 degrees.
Combine eggs, sugar, and oil. In a separate bowl, combine flour,baking soda and salt. Add flour mixture to wet ingredients. Mix until just combined. Add baby food. Pour into a greased 9x13" pan. Bake at 350 for 35-40 minutes. (Although I start checking it when it's been in the oven for 30 minutes).

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