How do we celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday? With pancakes of course! We are big fans of The Lorax so decided to make our most recent stack Lorax-inspired. How did we we do this? By flavoring them with a fresh orange, tinting them an orangey hue and decorating them with sprinkles as colorful as a truffala tree. For my preschooler this was just the perfect way to pay tribute to one of her favorite books and authors. Happy Birthday, Dr. Seuss!
1 batch favorite pancake mix
Zest of one large orange
Orange food paste
Multi colored sprinkles
1. Prepare the pancake mix according to directions, Stir in the orange zest. Once it is smooth add the orange gel paste and stir until it is tinted orange. Then, prepare the pancakes according to directions.
2. Serve the stack of pancakes piping hot with a drizzle of maple syrup and colorful sprinkles!
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