Mum’s Birthday Cake

I wanted to bake something for my mum for her birthday.

I want to surprise her.

I’ve always wanted to make her a birthday cake but we do not have a oven at that time

and I do not have the confident.

I keep thinking that baking is so hard and I can’t do it.

Time was a factor.

I can only bake it when she left for work.

And the night before I attended a concert and was really tired.

I am ambitious.

Wanted to do a 3 layer cake.

I had no choice but to cheat.


Bought a cake mix.

I even hid this cake mix in my cupboard.

I didn’t sleep all night.

When I saw my mum left for work, I quickly set up everything.

I followed the steps on the box but I was confused on the amount of water.

I blindly followed the picture and used the same thing.

And it turned out that it was really watery.

Another lesson learnt.

I need to really study the recipe.

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Please bear with the ugliness of the icing.

I’m not an expert on it.

For the icing recipe, you can check out the post on vanilla cupcakes.

I decided to sprinkle some heart shapes to make the cake look more “presentable”.

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3 layes of cakes that were uneven.

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When I have the time, I would love to give it another shot.


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