Rainbow Cake (second attempt)

As expected, fluffy vanilla buttercream was a significant improvement on cream cheese frosting, both in taste and texture. The reaction to this one at my dear friend Bella’s 3rd birthday party was flattering and humbling, especially when post-party analysis revealed her favourite bit of her party to be “the cake bit”. Happy birthday, Bella.

And the birthday girl herself, complete with fairy face paint, pink sparkly birthday shoes and a winning smile: