Budget Saving Tip #3 – Brownies

This is about having your cake and eating it too or in this case “spending less” and having your brownies. We all make brownies but making them for less is a way to save money. When you look at this you say how did she save $5. I made two batches for the teacher’s at my son’s school instead of picking up a cake for $6.99.

This 2013 our goal is to save more money! MadameDeals is all about Making Dollar$ Out of Change, so everyday we will be sharing some useful and simple tips that we can easily do. Saving a few buck$ may not be a lot, but if you will combine all the savings that you can get within a year, I’m sure you’ll all be surprised with the result.

Our budget saving tip for today is on making brownies.

Never buy a box again with this simple and easy recipe that I got from pinterest!

Do it yourself Brownie Mix

Brownie Mix for only $0.30 /mix. I would say it actually cost $1.00 with all the ingredients (eggs and oil)


  • 1 Cup Sugar,
  • 1/2 Cup Flour
  • 1/3 Cup Cocoa,
  • 1/4 tsp Salt
  • 1/4 tsp Baking Powder
  •  2 Eggs
  • 1/2 Cup Vegetable Oil
  • 1 teaspoon Vanilla

Bake @ 350 degrees for 20-25 minutes.


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