Coolest Marshmallow Sheep Cake

Homemade Marshmallow Sheep Cake

This Marshmallow Sheep Cake is made from two pound cakes using loaf pans and one cupcake. After the cakes were baked and cooled, I cut into each side a little so the cakes looked like they had legs coming off each side. I then used buttercream icing and stacked the cakes on top of each … Read more

Coolest Flamingo Cake

Homemade Flamingo Cake

I made this Flamingo cake for a friend who was having her second child. The shower theme was flamingos. I usually get my cake ideas online but I couldn’t find any flamingo cakes I liked. Before falling asleep this idea hit me. A few days before making this cake, I used the Wilton recipe for … Read more

Coolest Quilted Pearl Baby Shower Cake

Homemade Quilted Pearl Baby Shower Cake

I made this Quilted Pearl Baby Shower Cake for a friend’s baby shower that had a more grown up theme. I baked a 12 inch square cake and once cooled, covered the cake in buttercream icing. I used rolled white fondant and covered the entire cake. I bought a Wilton fondant tool and used a … Read more

Coolest Hugs and Stitches 1st Birthday Cake

Homemade Hugs and Stitches 1st Birthday Cake

I made this Hugs and Stitches 1st Birthday Cake for a friend’s daughter’s first birthday. The theme was the Hugs and Stitches girl first birthday. I basically made the cake to look like the plate. I made a half sheet cake and covered it in buttercream frosting once cooled. I colored fondant to match the … Read more

Coolest Belle Princess Doll Cake

Homemade Belle Princess Doll Cake

I made this cake for my daughter’s 4th birthday which was Disney Princess. I used a Pyrex bowl and 2 round pans. It took two cake mixes, one for the bowl and one for the round pans. Once the cakes were baked and cooled, I used butter cream icing to stack the round cakes and … Read more

Coolest Mickey Birthday Cake and Cupcakes

Homemade Mickey Birthday Cake and Cupcakes

I was asked to make a homemade Mickey birthday cake and cupcakes for a friend’s daughter’s b-day. I had made a Minnie Mouse cake before so this was a pretty easy cake for me. I baked a 10-inch round cake and used two 4-inch round pans. I had leftover batter and made 10 cupcakes. I … Read more

Coolest Minnie Mouse Cake

Homemade Minnie Mouse Cake

I used an 8-inch round pan and two 2-inch round pans. You will have to double the cake batter but you can use the left over for cupcakes. While the cakes cooled, I prepared my icing using the Wilton buttercream recipe but I added about a 1/4 cup more of the shortening (this helped the … Read more

Coolest Tinkerbell Cake

Homemade Tinkerbell Cake

I used 2 different size round pans and baked a chocolate cake. Once cooled I frosted each cake in homemade buttercream frosting colored purple. I then placed the smaller cake on top the larger cake. I made marshmallow fondant colored green and placed a 1 inch strip around the bottom of the top cake and … Read more

Coolest Zebra Print Gift Wrap Cake

Homemade Zebra Print Gift Wrap Cake

I made this homemade zebra print gift wrap cake for my niece’s 3rd b-day because her mom loves animal print and hot pink and black together. I got this cake idea from this site but I used a round pan instead of square. I made a vanilla cake batter and added crushed Oreos coated in … Read more

Coolest Pirate Ship Cake

Homemade Pirate Ship Cake

For my son’s second birthday, we had a pirate party and the boy loves boats. I baked 2 basic 9×13 in cakes and after they cooled I put it them in the fridge over night. I stacked the cakes on top of each other using buttercream frosting in the middle and the trimmed the cakes … Read more

Cool Homemade Football Field Cake

Homemade Football Field Cake

I made this homemade football field cake for my nephew’s 5th b-day. I baked a basic 9×13 cake and once cooled I trimmed the top to make it level. Using the trimmed pieces I formed the football on the top of the cake. Using the star tip and chocolate frosting, I covered the football. Using … Read more