I’m so excited to share this recipe, not only because is my first time ever making a cake from scratch, but also because I made for Mia’s birthday last month. As I was saying on my previous post, i’ve been cancelling Mia’s birthday first for the weather, then she got sick, then the holidays, and I still have the expensive birthday cake that I bought for her birthday party in the freezer!! Can you believe it that if you leave the cake in the freezer well storage it can last up to one year?? We will see when we try it lol! I hope this weekend we finally have better luck and she can have her 2 year party!! Anyways, I love love this recipe for kids birthday, i’m no a very creative person but I did my best to make it as pretty as possible. It taste soo good that Mia’s cousin wanted to eat cake all day! I got the recipe from internet, the author is Robyn stone from add a pinch, I hope you love it as much as I did! Ingredients: 2 sticks of butter, softened, 1/2 cup of vegetable shortening, 3 cups of granulated sugar, 5 eggs room temperature, 3 cups of all purpose flour, 2 teaspoon baking powder, 1/4 teaspoon of salt, 1/2 cup of whole milk, 1/2 cup of buttermilk, 2 teaspoon of vanilla extract. How to make it? Preheat oven to 350f. Prepare 3-9 inch round cake pans with nonstick baking spray or butter. Cream together butter and shortening until light and fluffy with an electric mixer. Slowly add sugar, one cup of a time. Add eggs one of a time until all gets well incorporate. Sigt together flour, baking powder and salt. Pour milks and vanilla into measure cup and whisk together with a fork. Add to butter and shortening mixture alternative with milk mixture beginning and ending with dry ingredients. Gently stir all the ingredients until well combined. Stop mixer and scrape down sides and bottom of bowl, making sure have all the ingredients mix well. Distribute it between the 3 cake pans, and place pans into oven between 25-30 min or until done. Nowww you can buy a frosting or do it yourself, this one I made myself with the following recipe: 2 sticks of butter softed, 3 or 4 cups of confectioner sugar, 2 teaspoon of vanilla, 1 teaspoon of salt, 2-3 tablespoons of milk. Add each ingredient one by one in a mixer on a medium or high speed. And that’s it my loves! That easy! Let me know how did you like it! Happy Wednesday everyone!