Cool Homemade Jungle Safari Theme Cake

Coolest Jungle Safari Cake

This jungle safari cake was made for son’s 5th birthday. Number of cakes baked: 2 yellow – 9X13 sheet cake, 1 round cake using Pyrex glass bowl for creating dome on the top. I made green trees using ice-cream cone and green royal icing. Sand was created using brown sugar; waterfall was created using gel and … Read more

Coolest Hippo Lover Birthday Cake

Coolest Hippo Lover Birthday Cake

My youngest daughter LOVES Hippos. For her birthday, I decided to make her a hippo birthday cake. I used a loaf pan and two heart shaped pans to create the hippo head shape. I used the loaf pan for the top of the head after I rounded the corners slightly. I cut the pointed ends … Read more

Coolest Creepy Crawly Snake Cake is Ant-Tastic

Coolest Creepy Crawly Snake Cake is Ant-Tastic

I made this creepy crawly snake cake for my 7 year old Grandson’s birthday to fit in with his creepy crawly party theme. The snake was the focal point and as I had made it earlier and left in my conservatory where it was cold , the icing had taken on a realistic slimy sheen … Read more

Coolest 3D Elephant Cake

Ruffles and cut out flowers on the base.

I am usually shown a picture of what someone would like for a cake. I add my personal touches and pride my work in making it look like what is in their mind. The picture was shown to me of an elephant on top of a cake that was made purely of fondant. I was … Read more

Coolest Fun Jungle Party Birthday Cake

Coolest Fun Jungle Party Birthday Cake

My daughter wanted a jungle themed party so I designed this jungle party birthday cake for her. It’s decorated with marshmallow fondant. Her cake last year was sky blue so I decided to do something different and made it a nighttime scene. The background color actually fades from black to purple, though I accidentally covered … Read more

Cool Homemade Safari Birthday Cake

Coolest Safari Birthday Cake

This is for a senior in high school, I guess she and her mother were planing her birthday and she kept umming and aawing, and finally her mother asked her “whats up”?  She said are you going to ask what kind of cake I want Mrs. Wolff to make me. So I got the text … Read more

Cute Pink Tiger Birthday Cake

My daughter wanted a tiger party at the beach for her 7th birthday. So I searched for pictures of ‘kiddy-tigers’. I enlarged a tiger-picture that was cut out to use a stencil to cut the sponge cake, that I baked. I then covered the cake with butter icing so get a smooth finishing and then … Read more

Coolest Dr. Seuss Giraffe Birthday Cake

The final cake - with the muse stuffed animal in background

I made this Dr. Seuss Giraffe birthday cake for my daughter’s 3rd birthday. Her favorite stuffed animal “Papaya” is the giraffe from the Dr. Seuss story “And to think I saw it on Mulberry Street”. When I asked her what kind of cake she wanted for her birthday, she told me she wanted a “Paya” cake….and … Read more

Coolest Jungle Safari Baby Shower Cake

Coolest Jungle Safari Baby Shower Cake

This is a jungle baby shower cake I made for a friend. It is all hand made, you can even eat the animals. The cake is a white cake with raspberry filling and vanilla frosting. It was the most funny cake I have made but very time consuming. I was not too sure I could do it … Read more

Coolest Zoo Party Animals Birthday Cake

Coolest Zoo Party Animals Birthday Cake

My daughter decided to have her son’s  birthday at the zoo so naturally I said yes when she asked me to make his cake! I so loved making this animals birthday cake for my grandson’s 4th birthday. Right away I went looking for the right kind of animals, had to buy two different kits at Hobby … Read more

Cute Homemade Alligator Cake

Coolest Alligator Cake

My daughter, who is now about to turn 9, has always been in love with alligators and crocodiles. For her 3rd birthday she really wanted an alligator cake, but I couldn’t find one anywhere. This was my first attempt at trying to make a cake shaped like something. I made one a few weeks before … Read more

Cool Snake Lovers Cake

Cool Snake Lovers Cake

My 15 yr old daughter wanted a snake cake for her birthday, so I used 2 bunt cake pans, one with vanilla and a chocolate, then used frosting to connect them. Now for the tail I used ho ho’s so it would have a slant look, then for the dirt I crushed up Oreos. It was … Read more

Coolest Rain Forest Baby Shower Cake

I got a message from a mother who was giving her daughter a Baby Shower.  She said they decorated the baby’s room like a Rain Forest.  So she asked if I could do something like that. I told her I’d do my best, so first thing I did was see what was in a rain forest. … Read more

Born to be Wild Baby Shower Cake

Born to be Wild Baby Shower Cake

Baby showers are becoming more and more popular even here in Malta. Lately I was entrusted to make a cake for a baby shower. The party organiser contacted me and told me that they were going to be approximately 25 persons, that the theme is going to be wild/jungle animals and that the mother-to-be doesn’t … Read more

Coolest Leo the Lion Birthday Cake

Coolest Leo the Lion Birthday Cake

My aunt called me with this idea of having a lion cake for her birthday and if I would be willing to give it a try. Well I started with 1-1/2 sheet, 1-8’double round and a cupcake. I put the round in the middle and cut out the center of the 1/2 sheet (backwards I … Read more

Amazing Snake Cake

I cannot believe I actually agreed to make this cake!  This was for a surprise party and the guy hated snakes – however I made sure the cake was irresistible in flavor! It was vanilla cake with almond butter cream!  It looked so real that my dog barked at it!  I took 3 round cakes and … Read more

Easy Homemade Blue Elephant Birthday Cake

Coolest Elephant Birthday Cake

My friend likes elephants and one of our favorite outings is to the zoo to see the Festival of Lights, so I made her this elephant birthday cake for her birthday.  The head is made from an 8 in. round cake pan.  The ears are made from an 8 in. round  cake pan also and … Read more

Coolest Elephants Playing In Pond Birthday Cake

This is my cake with elephants playing in a pond with a waterfall. I made the elephant center piece up a week in advance to make sure that it was sturdy enough to make the trip to my friend’s house. She loves elephants. The centerpiece was made in stages, letting it dry between steps. The … Read more

Coolest Crocodile Cake for 2-Year Old

Coolest Crocodile Cake for 2-Year Old

My son Lukas has an obsession with crocodiles (which he calls ‘Row row’ – from the song “row row row your boat”) so when it came to plan his 2nd birthday, there really was no other theme that felt right. I quickly realized that there is no such thing as a ‘crocodile cake tin’ on … Read more

Coolest Jungle Birthday Cake

Coolest Jungle Birthday Cake

I have tried making this kind of jungle cake a few times, it is a copy of another one I saw online. I took some of the ideas and changed things a little. This cake took a very long time especially with all the little animals made out of gum paste, at least an hour … Read more

Adorable Homemade 3D Pink Elephant Birthday Cake

Coolest Elephant Birthday Cake

It was my friend’s 18th, so I made her a pink elephant cake. It wasn’t that complicated to make, but it did take a large amount of time. It only requires one, round shaped cake, baked in a pudding bowl. I made it in a small pudding bowl due to a limited amount of fondant icing, … Read more

Coolest Warthog Birthday Cake

My son’s 5th birthday was coming up and I hadn’t organised his cake because he was changing his mind everyday on what shape he wanted. It got to about 2 weeks before his birthday and he announced he would like a warthog cake! I laughed thinking he couldn’t be serious, what child would ever want … Read more

Cool Homemade Crocodile Birthday Cake

Coolest Crocodile Birthday Cake

For his birthday my partner as a joke asked for a crocodile cake. I searched the internet for idea’s/inspiration and I came across this site and after looking at the other cakes and write ups I got out my mixer and set to it. He was gobsmacked when on his birthday he got a cake … Read more

Awesome Snake Birthday Cake

Snake in the grass

I only make 4 cakes a year, my 2 kids and my best friend’s 2 kids. But I love it! I would do more but it takes a ridiculous amount of time, my hat goes off to all those cake designers who do this on a daily basis. I saw the beautiful Albino anaconda cake … Read more