Preheat oven to 325
Grease and lightly flour pan set aside
In a medium bowl sift together flour, ginger, cinnamon, cloves, nutmeg, salt, and baking powder, set aside
In a large bowl, combine sugar's and butter, beat 3 minutes until light and fluffy scraping bowl often.
Add eggs one at a time, beating well after each addition.
Blend in vanilla, reduce mixer speed to low
Blend flour mixture into sugar mixture alternately with milk,
Add Minnie chocolate chips or chocolate chunks
Spoon batter into prepared pan, spreading batter slightly up onto the side of the pan
Place pan on baking sheet, bake for 55-65 minutes or until the cake tester comes out clean
Cool upright in pan for 10 minutes
Remove cake from pan onto the cooling rack and cool completely.
Cake can be dusted with powdered sugar, sweet chocolate coco, or frosting and candies.