Grown-ups should always be involved in any activities involving heat, sharp knives and appliances.
Celebrate America’s birthday with the cake it deserves!
Note: This is a special project recipe with lots of opportunity for learning (key baking concepts, math skills, patience). While the process itself is actually quite simple, it takes some time to prepare, bake, and cool the five pans of cake. We suggest making the cakes a day ahead of time and then assembling them the next.