Coolest Prince and Princess Cake

I made this crown and tiara on a cushion cake for my daughter who turns 10 on April 22nd and for my son who turns 5 on April 23.  So far I have been able to do a combined cake for them for the past 5 years, but I fear that this Prince and Princess … Read more

Coolest Homemade Ladybug Cake

Homemade Ladybug Cake

I made this Ladybug cake for my daughter’s 6th and son’s 1st birthdays. I used my large and small Pyrex bowls. After sculpting the ladybug head portion from the small-bowl cake, I rounded the leftover pieces and made the bee. This was great because the bee became my son’s “get messy” piece of cake!

Coolest Towering Christmas Tree Cake

Homemade Towering Christmas Tree Cake

I made this Towering Christmas Tree Cake for a friend’s Christmas party. The base is two 9″ square pans filled with butter cream and the tree is one 9″, two 6″ (one of which carved down to be slightly smaller, a jumbo cupcake and finally a standard cupcake all torted with chocolate ganache. I cut … Read more

Coolest Christmas Present Cake

Homemade Christmas Present Cake

A friend of mine told me about her Christmas tradition of making a birthday cake for Jesus and since I am always looking for new reasons to make a cake I ran with it. This Christmas Present Cake is just two white almond cakes made in 9″ square pans filled with chocolate ganache and covered … Read more