Coolest Basset Hound Cake

Homemade Basset Hound Cake

I used a 9 inch round cut in half and set upright stuck together with frosting for the body of the Basset Hound Cake. I used another smaller round for the back legs, and yet another small round for the tail piece (extra left on this one to add needed shapes later). I used a … Read more

Coolest Basset Hound 50th Birthday Cake

Homemade Basset Hound 50th Birthday Cake

This Basset Hound 50th Birthday Cake was made for my friend’s aunt’s 50th birthday. I used a 9 inch round for the body, halved and put together upright. I used pampered chef prep bowls for the legs. The head was made with half of the Wilton small ball pan. I used another small round cake … Read more

Coolest Calico Kitten Cake

Homemade Calico Kitten Cake

I used a small 8 inch round pan for the body, cut in half and put halves together upright. I used two pampered chef prep bowls (each cut in half for the paws. The tail and ears were cut from another small round cake. I used another pampered chef prep bowl for the head and … Read more

Coolest Homemade Pink and Purple 3D Giraffe Birthday Cake

Homemade  Giraffe Birthday Cake

This Giraffe Birthday Cake was made for my cousin’s daughter Maya for her 3rd birthday. I used a small ball pan for the head and a pampered chef small batter bowl and small round for the body. The legs were made with two small pampered chef prep bowls cut to size. I used skewers to … Read more

Coolest Flower Pot with Ladybug Cake

Homemade Flower Pot with Ladybug Cake

For this Flower Pot with Ladybug Cake I used a confetti box mix. I used yellow cupcake liners and vanilla frosting (some dyed yellow) for the flowers. I used a Wilton 103 rose tip to do the cupcakes. I found a small flower pot and made chocolate rice krispie treats to go in the bottom … Read more

Coolest Burger Cake

Homemade Burger Cake and Sugar Cookie Fries

I made this Burger Cake for a 30th birthday. I used one cake mix divided into a 9 inch round and a rounded glass baking bowl for the bun. I used another cake mix in a pampered chef spring round pan for the hamburger. I used food coloring, yellow and a little brown to make … Read more

Coolest Land Before Time Cake Design

Homemade Land Before Time Cake Design

My son had to pick the hardest theme for his 5th birthday – “Land Before Time”, I mean these characters are from when I was a kid. Lucky me I happened to find the whole set of 1980’s McDonald’s toys at a garage sale for $2 (had to go online to find party supplies though). … Read more

Coolest Homemade Hello Kitty Birthday Cake

Homemade Hello Kitty and ChocoCat Birthday Cake

This is my Homemade Hello Kitty Birthday Cake. I printed off pictures of the kitties and cut around them on the cakes. I frosted them with buttercream according to the pictures. They were for my daughter’s 1st birthday. You’ll notice I spelled ChocoCat wrong… Oops.

Coolest Peep and the Big Wide World Cake

Homemade  Peep and the Big Wide World Cake

This Peep and the Big Wide World Cake was really my first attempt at making a 3D cake, it was for my son’s 3rd birthday. I used a Wilton egg shaped pan and cut the bottom off (I used the extra piece for a rock and put candles in it). I used a mini cup … Read more

Coolest Construction Hard Hat Cake

Homemade Construction Hard Hat Cake

I made this Construction Hard Hat Cake for one of my daycare kids. I used a large round for the bottom layer (cherry chip flavor), and a baking bowl and extra cake piece to make the hard hat. I used fondant to make the number 2 plack for the hat. My favorite part are the … Read more

Coolest Purse Birthday Cake

Homemade Purse and Coin Purse Birthday Cake

I got the instructions for this Purse Birthday Cake from “Howdini”. I used one 9 inch round for the purse and used some of the leftover cake to make the coin purse. I used licorice for the handles, fruit by the foot and candy heart paper (bought at Cracker Barrel) for the decorations. I used … Read more

Coolest T Rex Birthday Cake

Homemade T Rex Birthday Cake

This Homemade T Rex Birthday Cake was made for my son’s 4th birthday. He wanted it to resemble “Buddy” from Dinosaur Train. I used one 9 inch round for the body, cut in half and put together upright. The neck and tail were made from parts of another round cake, I used the extra pieces … Read more

Coolest Orange T-Rex Dinosaur Cake

"Buddy"

For my son’s 4th birthday he wanted a dinosaur cake that was orange and blue, like Buddy on Dinosaur Train. I used a 13 inch round pan for the body, cut in half and stood together upright. I used a pampered chef small batter bowl for the head (cut in half) and the left over … Read more

Coolest Pirate Birthday Cake

Homemade Pirate Birthday Cake

I made this Pirate Birthday Cake for one of my daycare kids. She picked out the design from looking at cakes on the internet. She was having a pink pirate party. I made one large and one small round and stacked them. The stripes were made with fruit by the foot.

Coolest Runner Birthday Cake Idea

Homemade Runner Birthday Cake Idea

This Runner Birthday Cake Idea was made for my sister-in-law’s 32nd birthday. She has started running marathons this past year and has shorts she wears for every marathon that say “does my butt look fast?” on the rear. My father-in-law (with his strange sense of humor) thought it would be a good idea to have … Read more