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Cake in bloom

Check out these photos of my friend/co-worker Gretchen’s beautiful cake!! She baked this cake for a baby shower and it was a big hit. Everyone ouu’d & aah’d because it was simply gorgeous, not to mention delicious as well! She calls it “Cake in Bloom”. It’s a Martha Stewart cake recipe and she added the edible flowers on top. Gretchen is an amazing baker. She always makes yummy cakes & cupcakes for us in the office. Email her for any inquiries: gretchenpea@gmail.com 🙂 Simple Yellow Cake: Ingredients: 1 stick unsalted butter, softened 1 1/2 cups granulated sugar 2 cups all purpose flour 1 tablespoon baking powder 1/2 teaspoon salt 1 cup whole milk, room temperature 3 eggs, room temperature 1 teaspoon vanilla extract Directions: Preheat oven to 350 degrees. Butter two 8-inch round cake pans and line bottoms with parchment; butter parchment as well. Whisk together flour, baking powder, and salt. Beat together butter and granulated sugar with a mixer on medium speed until combined, 1 to 2 minutes. Add eggs and beat well, scraping …