Coolest Camping Cake

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I made this camping cake for my 40 year old niece. For the toppers: I shaped the caravan out of white modeling paste, then added the windows and the door from gray fondant. Using black modeling paste, I made two tires, attached them to the caravan and then set it aside to dry. Next I … Read more

Coolest Barbie Cake

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I was asked to make this cake for a friend’s daughter. She saw the Barbie cake I made my granddaughter, Brooke, and she said her daughter insisted on having the same one. I started by making 3 x 8″ round cakes. When they were cold, I cut a small circle out of each cake. I … Read more

All-White Cute Wedding Cake

All-White Cute Wedding Cake

I was asked by a friend to make a 3 tier wedding cake. We searched Pinterest and she picked a design she liked. First using the 6″ cake tin for size I made the two birds with modelling paste and set aside to dry out before painting the beaks, wings and tails with a gold food colouring … Read more

Coolest Princess Cake

Coolest Princess Cake

A friend of mine asked me to make a cake for her daughters 5th birthday. She purchased a crown and a wand for the topper. I started by covering the cake board in white icing and made a flower pattern all around the edge of the cake board using a small flower cutter. Then I set this aside … Read more

Pretty Bed Cake

Pretty Bed Cake

A friend of mine asked me to make a cake for her friend for her daughters birthday she was to become 25 years old. She decided she wanted a bed with two dogs sitting by the girl, so I started by making the two dogs she wanted a black stuffy and a golden labrador. I then made a … Read more

Coolest 40th Wedding Anniversary Cake

Coolest 40th Wedding Anniversary Cake

I adore making cakes with models on the top and was asked to make a 40th wedding anniversary cake with a couple sitting on a bench on the top of a cake. It was for my niece’s mom and dad’s ruby anniversary. 40th Wedding Anniversary Cake Directions She wanted a plain 10” square sponge cake, so I baked two 10″square cakes. … Read more

Coolest Twirlywoos Cake

Coolest Twirlywoos Cake

I was asked by my sister in law to make a Twirlywoos cake for her granddaughter’s first birthday. Well I’d never heard of them before, so I decided to Google it and I found them. She specifically wanted the pink Twirlywoo. Twirlywoos Cake Directions I first set about making the cakes. She wanted a plain vanilla sponge with jam and … Read more

Coolest Horse Riding Gear Cake

Coolest Horse Riding Gear Cake

I made this horse riding gear cake for my niece who is going to be 13. She asked if she could have a cake made and this is what she wanted. Steps for Making this Horse Riding Gear Cake I started by baking a 7″ round 3 layer cake and a 2 layer 4.5″ round … Read more

Coolest Ice Cream Truck Cake

Coolest Ice Cream Truck Cake

This ice cream truck cake was made for a lovely lady name Josie. She and Dan always send money and gifts for my grandchildren, so I thought I’d surprise her with a cake for her birthday. A friend of hers named Dan told my hubby that when she was younger they owned an ice cream … Read more

Coolest Mr. Potato Head Cake for Dad

Coolest Mr. Potato Head Cake for Dad

I made this Mr. Potato Head cake for my dad. His birthday had come around again and I just didn’t know what to make for him. After a long discussion, my sister and I came up with Mr. Potato Head. Steps for Making this Mr. Potato Head Cake I only made a small cake, so … Read more

Coolest Family Guy Cake

Coolest Family Guy Cake

I was asked to make a Family Guy cake for my friend’s granddaughter who is 7. Steps for Making This Family Guy Cake I made three 7″round cakes. I sandwiched two together using buttercream and jam and then cut a third off the cake. This was to be the back of the sofa. I cut … Read more

Coolest Ashtray Cake

Coolest Ashtray Cake

Well this ashtray cake was a first for me. I was asked to make an ashtray cake for a friend of mine who works for a cigarette company. I started by making 2 x 9″ round cakes when these were cold I filled with buttercream and jam and then I cut the shape of the … Read more

Coolest 50th Wedding Anniversary Cake

Coolest 50th Wedding Anniversary Cake

Friends of ours were due to have a special wedding anniversary, their 50th. They asked me if I could make a 50th wedding anniversary cake for them and obviously I said, “yes!”  They wanted a heart cake with a topper on it and they sent me a picture of the sort of cake decoration they had … Read more

Classy Giant Cupcake Cake

Classy Giant Cupcake Cake

My daughter is to be the big 30 so I wanted to make her a giant cupcake cake for a surprise. I had to make the decorations first. I made two different flowers in assorted sizes and when these had hardened I coloured the centres of the flowers with some food colouring watered down with … Read more

Coolest Baby Shower Cake

Coolest Baby Shower Cake

A friend of mine approached me and asked if I could make a baby shower cake for a friend of a friend. She gave me all the details of what she wanted the cake to look like when finished and I agreed to make it for her and this is how I set about making … Read more

Cool Baptism Cake

Cool Baptism Cake

I loved making this cake for a friend of ours little girls baptism She asked me for a vanilla sponge bottom tier and a chocolate sponge top tier so that’s what I baked, before baking the cake I needed to make the flowers so they would dry out I made assorted sizes of the same … Read more

Coolest Superhero Cake for a 6 Year Old

Coolest Superhero Cake for a 6 Year Old

A friend of mine asked me if I could do a super hero cake for a friend of hers son who was to become 6 years old, well I love a challenge so I agreed to do it, she decided to leave the cake to me so I decided to do Superman, Spiderman and Batman. … Read more

Coolest Beer Barrel Cake

Coolest Beer Barrel Cake

I love baking cakes and I only need an excuse to get started. My Husband’s birthday is January 1st and he was 53 and I just had to make him a cake. He likes to go to the pub to relax and I decided I wanted to make a beer barrel cake. This is how … Read more

Cool Electrical Cable Cake

Cool Electrical Cable Cake

My favourite hobby is baking cakes. It was to be my son’s friends 30th birthday he works for my son at his electrical business, well I decided to make him a cake that looks like a drum of cable as last time I made him a football cake and wanted to do something different and … Read more

Coolest Metal Detector Cake

Coolest Metal Detector Cake

I made this metal detector cake for my son. Yes, my son’s birthday was approaching again. He was to be 32 years old. To me this means a cake and I’m always sure of a challenge. I love surprising him and at the moment he’s into metal detecting. So, I decided to base the cake on … Read more

Coolest Doc McStuffins Cake for My Granddaughter

Coolest Doc McStuffins Cake for My Granddaughter

My lovely granddaughter Brooke was 4 years old on bonfire night. Brooke is my little cake maker in training. She loves baking and I’ve mentioned her before in my featured cake baker profile. Well, she loves the Doc McStuffins programs and asked me to make her a Doc Stuffins cake for her birthday. I told … Read more

Coolest Flower Wedding Cake

Coolest Flower Wedding Cake

This is my 1st wedding cake and I was asked by my daughter to make this one for her special day. She gave me a picture of the design she had chosen. The cake had 4 tiers: The bottom was an 11”  vanilla sponge cake The next tier was a 9” cake dummy covered in … Read more

Coolest Boy Girl Christening Cake

Boy Girl Christening Cake

I was asked to make a christening cake for my niece’s sister in law. She wanted 1 tier to be pink and 1 tier to be blue due to her friend’s baby being christened at the same time as her baby and they decided to share the cake. I have made a cake like this … Read more

Cool Homemade Minnie Mouse 2nd Birthday Cake

Minnie Mouse Cake

I was asked by a friend to make this Minnie Mouse 2nd birthday cake. She gave me a picture of how she wanted the cake to look. The cake she showed me was round, so I did the decorations similar but with a few extra finishing touches. Minnie Mouse I made Minnie Mouse first. This is how … Read more