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Kandi Burruss Baked the Sweetest Homemade Birthday Cake for Her Daughter Riley

The Real Housewives of Atlanta mama put her heart into this homespun dessert — literally.

By Jenny Berg
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For her daughter Riley's sweet 16, Kandi Burruss wrangled a pink-and-gold bakery cake that was fit for a princess. But when the Atlanta teen turned 17, her mother went a decidedly different route, whipping up the sweetest homemade dessert.

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In an Instagram Story from Riley's birthday on August 22, The Real Housewives of Atlanta mama showed her mini-me blowing out the candles on a cake that was festooned with hearts. After serenading her daughter as only a professional singer can, Kandi had to put in a quick plug for the dessert she made herself. "Look at this good old pound cake that I made for my baby girl!" she said. 

Go ahead, have a peek. We can see why Kandi's proud of her handiwork: 

Kandi Burruss/ Instagram

Heart emojis all around. 

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