My son got invited to a classmate’s birthday party, and I was asked to make a cake and cupcakes for the party! After looking at some inspiration online I found a few cute patterns to base my cake on and I was ready to bake. I have a few great recipes that I’ve collected and perfected over the last few years. But the birthday boy wanted a yellow cake! I’ve never been asked for yellow cake so
I soured the Internet and my favorite sites looking for some well rated and reviewed recipes. I tried 4 different recipes and they all fell flat! It was terrible! I’m not sure if it’s the altitude, or what but it was a nightmare. Luckily the last try didn’t fall too badly and it was usable. I carved the face, and was really pleased with how great it turned out!
I don’t normally do cupcakes, and while they are very time consuming, it was a fun change. But I’m glad I got to do a cake too. Cakes are just SO much fun to do and it really MADE the cupcakes. I enjoyed it! And it was great to get back into cake making. Things have been really slow since the move, so if your in UT give me a call! I really miss it!Do NOT miss a single post. Subscribe to weekly recaps for Ashlee Marie by Email Some of the links in my posts may be “affiliate links.” This means if you click on the link and purchase the item, I will receive an affiliate commission. Thank you for supporting Ashlee Marie when you shop!