4th Birthday Thomas the Train Cake

4th Birthday Thomas the Train Cake

My grandson wanted a Thomas the Train cake for his 4th birthday.  This was the first time I made this type of cake. The outside of the train cake was made of gingerbread cookies and inside the gingerbread cookies was a homemade pound cake. The icing was a cream cheese icing recipe tinted to the … Read more

Coolest Pirate Ship Birthday Cake

Coolest Pirate Ship Birthday Cake

My grandson asked me to make a Pirate Ship cake for his 6th birthday.  The first one I made was for his 4th birthday and evidently it was a big hit. I have learned a few things since I made the last one. First of all the ship holds up better if it is made … Read more

Coolest Blue’s Clues Birthday Cake

Coolest Blue's Clues Birthday Cake

I made a Blue’s Clues birthday cake for my grandchild’s 2nd birthday. I used a white cake mix and baked it in two round pans. Cool the cakes on a cooling rack and freeze.  Freezing the cake makes it easier to cut out the shape from the template. I made a template the shape of … Read more