Journey of a Dancer Cake

Journey of a Dancer

I still remember the day when my mother told me to make a birthday cake for a fifteen year old dancer who specializes in Indian classical dance. This cake had to be special because the classical dancer was special. I could envision the dance stage and rich colors that tell the dancer’s story. Each step that … Read more

April Fools Madagascar Hissing Roach Cake

April fools Madagascar Hissing roach cake

My brother-in-law reaches out to me and plans with me to make a cake for my youngest sister whose birthday falls on it April Fools Day. She has always hated roaches. Because when we lived in Puerto Rico when we were younger she got a huge cockroach stuck in her hair. She laughed so hard … Read more

Funny Toilet Paper Cake

Birthday cake for a customer

I loved making this cake. I laughed the whole time I was making it. Especially around this coronavirus situation. A customer requested it for her husband. I had seen one or two toilet paper cakes previously and I wanted mines to look a little different and the customers loved it and found it hilarious.

Cool Converse Sneaker Cake

Converse Sneaker Cake

I absolutely loved making this converse sneaker cake! My son Tim was turning 14 so I wanted to make a cake that was cool and fun. This one really had to be perfect as his 13th birthday was a disaster. I fell seriously ill on the day of his 13th and was admitted to hospital. … Read more

Coolest Monsters Inc Cake for a 3-Year-Old Little Monster

Coolest Monsters Inc Cake

I’m Rasika, a hobby baker, and here’s my story behind this Monsters Inc cake. I moved to Canada from India during Halloween. My daughter was so excited and happy to see Halloween monsters and skeletons that she fell in love with little monsters. She didn’t want to leave her monster toy for a second.  That’s when I decided to make a Monsters … Read more

Cool Record Player Birthday Cake

Record player birthday cake

I made this record player birthday cake with chocolate mud cake and chocolate butter cream covered in fondant. The colors and shading done with tea all pieces of the player and record is eatable. This birthday cake was still my favourite mud cake that I made. I used a large square tin to make the cake … Read more

Coolest Lego Birthday Cake for a Lego Theme Birthday Party

Coolest Lego Birthday Cake

We had to come up with a unique Lego birthday cake. My 6 year old daughter decided to do a Lego theme party so she could invite some boys to the party. I’m in trouble in 10 years!! After gathering ideas from this site we decided on doing small-ish bricks in a cupcake size. That … Read more

Coolest Homemade Batman Birthday Cake | Arkham City Asylum Cake

Batman Birthday Cake - Arkham City Asylum Cake

I made this Batman birthday cake – Arkham City Asylum for my son’s friend’s 21st birthday. He loves Batman, Joker & Riddler! I quizzed my son and he suggested basing the Batman birthday cake on the game version rather than film versions. The game is darker and a bit more unhinged than the films!! Arkham Asylum being … Read more

Beautiful Mermaid Birthday Cake Tutorial | Ariel and Friends Cake

The Little Mermaid Birthday Cake

My youngest son’s girlfriend’s daughter (5) asked me to make her a Little Mermaid birthday cake for her birthday. She had seen the Elsa and Anna doll cakes I made for the first time for my granddaughter’s birthday party a couple weeks earlier and wanted an Ariel version for her birthday.  So, I told her … Read more

Cool Homemade Minnie Mouse 2nd Birthday Cake

Cool Homemade Minnie Mouse 2nd Birthday 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. Making Minnie Mouse To start off this 2nd birthday cake, … Read more

Coolest Fortnite Birthday Cake

Coolest Fortnite Birthday Cake

I made this Fortnite birthday cake for my grandson’s birthday. He loves Fortnite, especially the Lama. First thing I had to make was all the modelling. I made the lama, had to make this in stages so it hardened in stages. I made the basic shape of the body neck and head in purple modelling paste. When … Read more

Coolest Jungle Cake

Coolest jungle cake

I was asked to make a jungle cake for a 1st birthday. Out of modelling paste I made one monkey for the top of the cake, two elephants, a zebra, two giraffes and a mother and baby hippo. I made a wood effect board with the name on and a number 1. I baked a … Read more

Coolest Champagne Bottle Cake

Coolest Champagne cake

I was asked to make a cake with a champagne bottle on the top for a ladies birthday. I  like to do the modelling myself so I started by making a model of a 1/2 bottle out of ricecrispies mixed with marshmallows, I modelled the bottle and covered with cling wrap and set aside in the … Read more

Coolest Mack Truck Cake

Coolest Mack truck for friends Mom

This was the hardest cake I ever attempted. Both in time and in challenges. I’ve been making cakes for friends, family and charity for many years, and when my friend came to me with a picture of a semi truck that his mom started out driving I was a bit hesitant as I know nothing … Read more

Coolest Hatchimals Cake

Coolest hatchimals cake

This Hatchimals cake has been designed by my granddaughter for her 9th birthday. I was asked to do the cake as sand and on the cake board the sea, she choose three of her favourite hatchimals which I made out of modelling paste I also made two palm trees all these were set aside to … Read more

Coolest Peppa Pig Birthday Cake for a Special Girl

Finish Cake

This Peppa Pig birthday cake was a very special cake. I made this for my granddaughter and the characters on it are her favorite. I made Millie and Molly and Peppa Pig. For her party she had Peppa Pig, Raa Raa and Spiderman. I made the characters in advance, also made a hedgehog, some trees, … Read more

Coolest Spiderman Birthday Cake and Spider Cupcakes

Coolest Spiderman Birthday Cake

News flash, this Spiderman birthday cake was quite the experience! I am not a professional baker but I really enjoy trying to create things. My first objective was to find something that I could bake the Spiderman birthday cake in that would eliminate a lot of the carving. For instance if I would have used … Read more

Coolest Homemade Incredibles Birthday Cake

Incredibles Birthday Cake

Here’s a homemade Incredibles birthday cake I made for my 5-year old son. He announced that he wanted an Incredibles birthday party, I searched high and low for Incredibles party supplies. They were hard to come by. I soon realized that the cake was going to have to be the focal point to tie the theme … Read more

Cool Homemade Lego Movie Cake

The Lego Movie Cake

This was the hardest cake to make for my son’s 7th. Birthday party. I had to make a silicone lego mold and make every single fondant piece. It was chocolate and caramel inside. I am very proud of this creation and it is one of our fondest memories. Hope everyone out there likes it as … Read more

Awesome Homemade Sharknado Cake

Sharknado cake!

We made this Sharknado cake for our son’s 11th Birthday. We’re fans of the cheesy sharknado movies, so this was perfect! We made the chainsaw out of rice cereal treats, and lots of fondant. The shark teeth was the hardest! It took several tries sculpting the teeth.

Coolest Homemade James the Train Birthday Cake

James the train cake

My almost 4 years old son had one cake idea in mind, a James the train cake! Not Thomas, not another train, it had to be James. It was difficult to find inspiration on the web, as most kids want a Thomas (I already did a Thomas for my oldest) and he wanted it “standing … Read more