4 Delicious Things to Make with Cake Mix (Besides Sheet Cake)

Cake Batter MilkshakeThose boxed mixes are good for more than just sheet cake. Spice up your favorite with one of these exciting - and easy - recipe ideas using cake mix from baking bloggers.

1. Cake Batter Milkshake
You no longer have to decide between ice cream and cake for dessert. Get the best of both worlds with this scrumptious take on a milkshake from cookingclassy.com. Using a blender and a little cake mix, you can indulge in both in less than two minutes.

Related: 4 Fresh Takes on the Classic Ice Cream Sandwich

2. Pumpkin Pie Crunch
We love the fun twist on pumpkin pie you get with this easy dessert from Duncan Hines. (Plus it takes just 10 minutes of prep time!) Topped with chopped pecans, these bars made with yellow cake mix and canned pumpkin might become your family's new holiday favorite.

Related: Desserts Every Pumpkin Lover Should Try

3. Birthday Cake Pancakes
These colorful flapjacks from seededatthetable.com will have you celebrating even when it's no one's birthday! Great for impressing weekend guests, transform a box of yellow cake mix into a surprise breakfast treat by folding in rainbow sprinkles.

4. Peanut Butter Cake Mix Cookies

These easy cookies from realmomkitchen.com are great to make with kids. Just add peanut butter to your favorite cake mix to whip up these soft-baked treats - great for cookie sandwiches!

Related: Super Easy Flourless Peanut Butter Cookies

-By Kristyn Lyncheski

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