Happy Birthday ! Marine Corp

They celebrate 244th years this November 10 th!

The United States Marine Corps Birthday is celebrated every year on 10 November with a traditional ball and cake-cutting ceremony. On that day in 1775, the Continental Marines were established.

Dad’s Favorite Strawberry cake

My Dad is a Marine and this is a Happy Birthday to all Marines to enjoy ! Lisa

ingredients

  • 18 -ounce white cake mix 
  • 3 -ounce strawberry jello
  • 1 cup fresh strawberries mashed or finely chopped (frozen can be used) So you can make this any time of the year.
  • 1 cup vegetable oil
  • 1/2 cup whole milk
  • 4 large eggs at room temperature

Strawberry Cream Cheese Frosting

  • 8 -ounce cream cheese at room temperature
  • 1/2 cup butter room temperature
  • 5 to 6 cups confectioners’ sugar
  • 2 tablespoons heavy whipping cream 
  • 1/4 cup fresh or frozen strawberries mashed or chopped fine, drained

Instructions : Cake

  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F.
  2. Lightly spray pans with non-stick spray. Place the cake mix, jello, strawberries, oil, milk and eggs in a large bowl. Mix until done. Divide the batter evenly among cake pans . Cook as directed on package . Remove cake and cool completely.

Frosting :

  1.  Mix cream cheese and butter until smooth. Sift sugar and add one cup full at a time to cream mixture. Add cream and strawberries and incorporate completely. Pour over cake and smooth out covering entire cake layer.

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