Yesterday was my first attempt at making a yellow cake that didn’t come from a box. I got the recipe from the blog “Eat, Live, Run” ( http://www.eatliverun.com/). This girl has some amazing looking recipes. I think I left a little saliva on my keyboard after checking them out!
She had a recipe called “All Occasion Yellow Cake.” Here’s a link to the recipe: http://www.eatliverun.com/all-occasion-yellow-cake/
Now let me just say, I think I’ve made some pretty good cookies in my day. I’ve made some awesome brownies. But cake and cupcakes never seem to turn out quite right (even the ones from a box!). This recipe seemed fairly straightforward, so I decided to cross my fingers and test my luck. I mean, how hard could it be? Turns out, a little more complicated than I realized…
So first I combined my flour, baking powder, and salt in one bowl and put it to the side. Then I creamed my butter and sugar together, using my fabulous KitchenAid mixer. My mom [...]