Ive read here that the cake mix vs from scratch debate has been discussed on the forums many times. Would someone kindly link me the discussion as I have used the search feature but cant seem to find it. Im mostly interested in cup cakes if it matters.
I don't have links, but I think I can help you search more efficiently...
Go into FORUMS
Hit the SEARCH tab
which should bring up a page with boxes for you to enter your
(here is how you want to type what you are looking for specifically)
Change your options to SEARCH TOPIC TITLE ONLY
By changing this, you have narrowed down the search options which should yield better results.
edited to add, Welcome to CC!