I decided for my son's birthday this year to get creative and make my own homemade chocolate cake with raspberry frosting. I figured that his daycare and the parents would thank me for over loading down their children with sugar or Red 40 (though there is some still in there) I have NEVER baked anything in my life from scratch except chocolate chip cookies one time. This was going to be a whole different animal. It was actually easier than I expected and the feedback cameback that it was
Bake the Cake
Frost Away Free of Food Coloring!
Decorate with whatever you choose! I personally used fruit because I tried to make a blue frosting using blueberries however the blueberries added too much water into the frosting and it did not work for me. I quickly switched to plan B and chopped up the fruit! It was well received, and the chocolate chips underneath were a treat and the kids loved it!
10/16/2012 09:33:49 am
Oooo-- must try the frosting, that sounds brilliant.
10/16/2012 11:15:13 am
YAY! Looks SO yummy! I love how you used the raspberries in the frosting, tasty and all natural! As with Emily, I especially love the creativity that went into wording the cake :)
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