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Mary Ball's Do Nothing Cake

Mary L. Ball is a multi-published Christian author. She resides in the heart of North Carolina. When she isn't working on her latest story, she enjoys fishing, reading, and ministering in song with her husband. Readers can connect with her on her web page, Face Book or Twitter. http://www.marylball.com 

Mary's Latest Book Release: Sunny’s Dream   

Celestial Investigation, book one. A Christian romantic suspense based on three sisters. Their P.I. skills come in handy in the quaint town of Mercy, North Carolina, a place where romance and mystery unite.

Sunny Kast spends her week fighting cyber-crime, and dreaming of her prince charming. When a man walks into Celestial Investigations, and introduces himself as Trouble, she’s sure he’s not her prince, and positive that he lives up to his name. After Max Trouble finds an important document, his life gets complicated with the know-it-all P.I. hired to track down its owner.

Sunny and Max’s relationship grows. She’s optimistic that he may be her prince charming, but after her car is sabotaged, and she’s almost killed Max’s chauvinist ideas of a female investigator surface. Will she see God’s perfect plan, or a not-so-perfect relationship? Buy the book HERE.

Mary's Do Nothing Cake

2 cups flour
2 cups sugar
2 eggs
1/2 teaspoon vanilla
1 can crushed pineapple

Topping:
1 stick butter
2/3 cup milk
1 cup sugar
1 cup chopped nuts or shredded coconut, optional

Preheat oven to 350 degrees. In a large mixing bowl, combine flour, sugar, eggs, vanilla, and pineapple. Pour into a square baking dish. Bake for 35 minutes or until top of cake is brown. While cake is still warm, mix topping ingredients in a medium saucepan and bring to a boil. Boil for 5 additional minutes, stirring constantly. Pour over the top of the cake. Serves 9.