Optional: one mashed banana or fruit of your choice
To make pancake mix
Mix pancake mix ingredients together in a large bowl. I use my hands to make sure the brown sugar is mixed in well. Store the mix at room temperature in an airtight container or gallon-sized freezer bag.
To make pancakes
Beat eggs in a large bowl. Gradually beat in applesauce. Alternately add mix and water to mixture. Blend well. Preheat and oil griddle. Pour 1/3 cup batter per pancake. Cook until bubbles form around edges, flip and cook until done.
Mix yields 10 cups. Pancake recipe yields about 10 pancakes