Nesting Skills – Homemade Brownie Mix

  • Author: A Cultivated Nest
  • Category: Dessert


Ridiculously easy homemade brownie mix: Never buy boxed brownie mix again! Not just frugal but better for you since it eliminates all those crazy unknown ingredients. Makes a great gift too!



  • 1 C. sugar
  • ½ C. flour
  • 1/3 C. cocoa powder
  • ½ tsp. salt
  • ¼ tsp. baking powder


  1. To Make Brownies (write this on a tag or label if giving as a gift)
  2. #1. Preheat the oven to 350 degrees and spray a 9×9 baking dish with non-stiock spray.
  3. #2. Combine the homemade brownie mix with 2 eggs, ½ C. vegetable oil and 1 tsp. of vanilla.
  4. #3. Bake for 20-25 minutes. Insert a toothpick around 20 minutes and if it comes out clean, the brownies are done. Don’t over cook if you want moist brownies!