It starts with a simple yellow cake. While it cools a smidge you whip up the topping.
Lazy Daisy Cake
2 large eggs
1 cup sugar
1 cup flour
1 tsp. baking powder
1/2 tsp. salt
1/2 cup milk
1 1/2 T. butter
1/4 cup butter
1/2 cup plus 2 T brown sugar
1/4 cup milk
1 cup coconut
*Preheat oven to 350 degrees and grease and flour a 9 inch square baking pan.
*Beat eggs in a large bowl until frothy then add the sugar and beat on high until thickened and lemon colored.
*Stir in flour, baking powder and salt.
*Heat the milk and butter in a small saucepan until boiling then pour into the mix and beat to combine.
*Pour into prepared pan and bake about 30 min.
*Allow to cool on a rack about 10 min.
*Prepare the topping by melting the butter in a small saucepan then stir in the brown sugar, milk and coconut.
*Spread over the warm cake and place under the broiler for 2-3 min until it is golden and bubbling.