This elegant little cake features purple and teal pastels. It’s almost too lovely to smash – a perfect fit for 10 percent of moms surveyed who said they’d like to minimize the mess.
*For all chocolate and devil's food cake mixes, use only 1 cup water.
No 6-inch round cake pans? Use two 8-inch round cake pans. Place half the batter in each pan. Bake 25 to 30 minutes. Make a paper template for 6-inch circle. Place template on each 8-inch cake layer, and use it to cut out 6-inch cake rounds.
For a healthier first birthday cake, add bananas to the mix! Make cake as directed in recipe above--except use 1 box Betty Crocker® SuperMoist® yellow cake mix, 1 cup mashed very ripe bananas (2 medium), 1/2 cup vegetable oil, 1/4 cup water and 3 eggs.
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