How to Make Cookies Out of Funfetti Cake Mix

By Patricia Bryant Resnick

An easy project for kids and their parents is to use a cake mix to make cookies. Funfetti cake mixes and frosting vary by the seasons, so a Funfetti cake mix and frosting are perfect for this. The kids can help mix and frost the cookies. Even the littlest one can sprinkle the pieces onto the frosted cookies. These fun cookies will be ready in a flash. The homemade treats will disappear almost as quickly as you made them. This recipe will make about 36 cookies.

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It's Funfetti Time!

Step 1

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees.

Step 2

Mix the cake mix, butter and egg until the ingredients are thoroughly combined.

Step 3

Drop rounded spoonfuls of dough onto ungreased cookie sheets, two inches apart.

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Spring Funfetti Cookies

Step 4

Bake at 350 degrees, in the middle of the oven, for nine to 12 minutes, until the edges are lightly golden.

Step 5

Cool the cookies on the pan for two minutes, then place them on wire racks to cool.

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Valentine's Day Cookies

Step 6

Frost the warm cookies and sprinkle them with candy pieces.