Cool Homemade Building Blocks Cake

I made this building blocks cake for my niece and nephew’s first birthday. I am a self taught cake maker and knew it would be a challenge. But wanted to give them the best cake ever. My sister in law found a picture of some building block cakes and said can you make something like … Read more

Coolest Building Block Cakes

Coolest Childrens Birthday Cake Recipe and Photo Gallery

I made the ‘first birthday cake’ from “What to Expect the First Year”. It is carrot cake made with wheat flour, raisins and apple juice concentrate for sweetening. The brown frosting is cream cheese/raisin sweetened with apple juice concentrate. It was dense and fruity and enjoyed by carrot cake lovers. The white cake is buttercream … Read more

Awesome Homemade Pink Baby Shower Cake Design

Homemade Baby Shower Cake Design

A friend asked me to make this Baby Shower Cake Design, the only thing I had to go on was that it needed to be pink! I had a rough idea in mind, but it actually took two weeks to make all the little squares, which are made from sugar paste. I also made individual … Read more

Awesome Homemade Baby Blocks Cake with Teddy Bear

Homemade Baby Blocks Cake

I made this Baby Blocks cake for my Godson’s Christening. I baked a large sheet cake of yellow cake from scratch and also a 13×9 sheet cake to cut up and use for the blocks. Once the cakes had cooled I cut the 13×9 into squares and then froze them both. When it came to … Read more

First Birthday Alphabet Blocks Cake

First Birthday Alphabet Blocks Cake

This alphabet blocks cake provided my first experience with using royal icing to cover a cake. It took 10 hours from the time I started preparing the cake until I put the last little worm on it. It took A LOT of effort, but I really wanted to bake something special for my daughter Aliya’s first birthday. … Read more

Coolest Block Trolley Cake

Coolest Block Trolley Cake

I always use packet mix – Betty Crockers Chocolate Fudge, because you can freeze it a couple of days prior, then carve and slice out the shape. And the kids LOVE the cake – seldom any leftovers! I froze the cake, and cut out the trolley shape. I used off cuts to ice as the … Read more

Cool Baby Shower Cake for a Boy

Cool Baby Shower Cake for a Boy

I baked two double round cakes in different sizes and cut a cake board to the size of the top tier so I could work on it separately before stacking on the bottom layer using wood dowels for support.  Each cake is filled and covered in butter cream then covered with fondant.  Using the flat side of … Read more

Coolest Play Block Birthday Cake

Homemade Play Block Birthday Cake

A friend came to me and asked if I could make her son’s 1st birthday cake. It took awhile but I came up with a unique Play Block Birthday Cake just for him. I took 6 13*9 cakes and added different icing in between each layer. then added fondant over the top and created the … Read more

Coolest Girl Baby Block Shower Cake

Homemade  Girl Baby Block Shower Cake

This Girl Baby Block Shower Cake is 11X14 vanilla cake with 4 – 2X2 chocolate baby blocks. The top of the blocks spell “baby” and front spell “girl.” Each block has different pictures such as bib, onesie, baby face and diaper pin. The blocks and cake are frosted with butter cream frosting. I used light … Read more

Coolest Homemade Pastel Baby Blocks Cake

Baby Blocks Cake

This is a Baby blocks cake that I made for my Daughter, and the theme was rubber duckies. So I made baby blocks and frosted each one in pastel colors,(with buttercream icing)and wrote B A B Y on each one. Next I added the rubber duckies and lots of icing bubbles all over the blocks … Read more

Coolest ABC Block Birthday Cake

Homemade ABC Block Birthday Cake

I made this Homemade ABC Block Birthday Cake for my daughter Aibhilin’s 3rd birthday. I had seen a few block cakes, but most had been made for baby showers or baptisms. My daughter loves blocks! So I decided to make one for her, with her nick name on it “Aibhi” (pronounced ayv-ee). I used one … Read more