A little bit of background….
I grew up not knowing what a boxed cake (cake mix) was for a very long time. I ended up becoming a bit of a cake mix snob until I decided to make one for myself and realized that they actually taste quite delicious.
It’s not the taste that I don’t like, it’s the fact that they are not made from scratch and there are usually some form of chemical in them.
Disclaimer: I do NOT pass any judgement on anyone who makes cake with a cake mix. AND, if I come to your house and you serve ma a cake mix, I will happily eat it (once again, with no judgement made).
This past weekend, we were at my Mom’s house for a family celebration (someone
me is turning a year older this week) and the conversation at the dinner table went to “boxed cakes” (e.g. cake mixes). My daughter piped up and asked……