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pineapple upside down cake

my mom made this cake for my birthday when i was a little girl...and this weekend as i was debating what to make for the dessert my friend suggested i make this cake...and just the name brought back tons of wonderful memories, and so i decided to make it without thinking twice...and it was indeed delicious
this is the recipe i followed : pineapple upside down (betty crocker recipe)

Ingredients
6 pineapple slices (if canned, drain them)cherries optional2/3 cup brown sugar1 egg3/4 cup milk3/4 cup sugar1 tsp baking soda1tsp vanilla essence1/2 tsp salt3/4 cup butter (i used more butter as i didnt have shortening)1 1/3 cup flour (i used whole wheat all purpose flour)Method: start with ingredient no 4 egg and beat it....then all rest ingredients one by one, constantly mixing the batter, to get a smooth batter....use melted butter for ease of mixing..and add flour last in small portions to prevent lumps..scrape the bottom and sides of vessel while mixing so to ensure that none of the flour has…

just for this weekend

just for this weekend..
i want to lay my tensions aside...

i promise to enjoy the days to the fullest
without worrying about tasks to be completed

i promise to let my hair down
and laugh without care

i wont worry about
what could have been.....and what actually is..

i dont want to feel helpless today and think whether it was my fault or it was fate
i want to dance..till i drop down
i dont want to think about what and who i miss...

i want to be free from myself.... just for this weekend
song of the week: teri mehfil kismat aazamakar.....qawali from Mughal E Azam....love the words