Awesome Cars Cake

Awesome Cars Cake

I was wanting to have a custom cake that fit the theme that actually tasted good, without spending a fortune. So, the baking God’s were on my side. I had never attempted anything like this before and I just went with it!! I used my Mom’s Hershey cake recipe. She made us a Hershey cake … Read more

Coolest Mater Cake

The Mater Cake was for my best friend, she requested it as a surprise for her car enthusiast husband.  It was his favorite flavor, red velvet, fondant covered and hand painted.  I made this cake as well as being a bridesmaid that weekend. So on top of my regular work schedule,  getting hair, makeup, and … Read more

Coolest Finn McMissle Cake

Coolest Finn McMissle Cake

I made this Finn McMissle cake for my son’s 6th birthday. I used the Wilson’s car pan and then trimmed the cake until it resembled Finn McMissle. I find it easier to trim the cakes after they have been frozen. Freezing the cake also makes it more moist. I also used a toy Finn as my … Read more

Coolest Disney Planes And Cars Cake

Coolest Disney Planes And Cars Cake

I started with a 6 inch funfetti cake filled with butter cream, and frosted it Americolor sky blue, then added clouds with a # 12 tip and attached the planes from the Disney planes character set to florist wire and stuck them in the cake. Next I made the road sign, road cones, hills, road, … Read more

Coolest Cars Spiral Birthday Cake

I did this Cars spiral birthday cake for my son’s 4th birthday. He is a big fan of the Disney Pixar film ‘Cars’ and when I asked him how he wanted his birthday cake, he immediately said ‘Lightning McQueen’. He already has some small toy Cars characters from the film so I thought of putting them … Read more

Coolest Last Minute Mater Birthday Cake

Front view of Mater.

I was asked at the very last minute by my son to make a surprise birthday cake for his best friend and could I incorporate his favorite things, his favorite movie as a kid, Cars, with Mater being his favorite character, his favorite games, Skyrim and Minecraft and his favorite series, Sherlock. Now his birthday … Read more

Cool Homemade Cars Birthday Cake with Toy Car Toppers

Coolest Cars Birthday Cake

I made a 12in Cars birthday cake for my nephew! He turned 4 and I wanted to make it something he would love! I iced the cake completely red, and made a race track on top in the shape of a number 4. I drew the track out and filled in with icing then used … Read more

Coolest Cars 2 Cake

Coolest Cars 2 Cake

For his 6th birthday, my son requested a Cars 2 cake.  We decided to go with the scene where Lightning and Mater are hooked together and flying over London and Mater has a bomb under his hood.  Meanwhile, Holly and Finn are escaping from Big Bentley. The base was just a simple half-sheet yellow cake … Read more

Cool Homemade Disney Cars Cake

Coolest Disney Cars Cake

Ok, so this is my first ever attempt at working with fondant. Not only did I decide to work with fondant, but I decided to make homemade marshmallow fondant on top of that! I was very nervous to say the least and prepared this Disney Cars cake two days before my son’s birthday party to give … Read more

Cool Homemade 3-Tier Disney Cars Cake

Coolest Disney Cars Cake

Every little boy LOVES Lightning McQueen right? Right. I have 3 boys. I know. Anyway. My son turned three and wanted a cars cake. I had made him an Elmo cake when he was 2. It scared him and he wouldn’t get near it. I was determined to redeem myself and this cake did it! … Read more

Coolest Cars 2 Birthday Cake

Coolest Cars 2 Birthday Cake

This Cars 2 birthday cake was done within a three day notice. The theme was Cars 2 and flavor was strawberry banana with strawberry filling. I wanted everything to be edible so I stared off with two 10X2 inch cakes which makes total 10×4 inch and two 6×2 inch cakes for total of 6×4 inch. The hardest … Read more

Coolest Pixar Cars Birthday Cake

Coolest Pixar Cars Birthday Cake

This Pixar Cars birthday cake is awesome. My client text me a picture of this cake and I just modified it a little bit. So, this is a 1/2 sheet marble cake with vanilla butter cream and fresh strawberries. I found the cars and the cars ‘audience’ from a cake supply store. No fondant here. Everything is just butter … Read more

Cool Cars Cake for a 2 Year Old Boy

Cool Cars Cake for a 2 Year Old Boy

This Cars cake was made for my 2 year old so which I did from home. The hardest part not so much the piping but it was the time consuming of cutting out each of the black squares by hand using a knife and sugar sheets.  My son and his friends absolutely loved the cake. All they … Read more

Lightning Mc Queen and Cupcakes for 3 year old boy

Lightning Mc Queen and Cupcakes for 3 year old boy

I baked a Lightning McQueen cake and cupcakes for a 3 year old toddler’s birthday party. I made a spongecake which I carved and covered in a red fondant with all the trimmings. I also made cupcakes with the racing number on for each child that came to the party. I did it overnight. I … Read more

Coolest Cars 2 Cake for a 2-Year-Old Boy

Coolest Cars 2 Cake for a 2-Year-Old Boy

This Cars 2 cake is made from 2-6 inch layers on top and 2-10 inch layers on the bottom. Wooden dowels are used in bottom layers to support the top and one long dowel down the center of all to keep top from sliding. The flavors were just vanilla cake with butter cream icing as requested by … Read more

Awesome CARS 2 Scene Made of Cakes for a 4th Birthday

Awesome CARS 2 Scene Made of Cakes for a 4th Birthday

My grandson wanted a CARS 2 birthday cake for his 4th Birthday.  I started with the grandstand made out of rice cereal treats and covered with melted chocolate. The “car fans” are fondant, time consuming but not difficult.  I used brownies covered in melted chocolate for the race track and the checkered flag design across … Read more

Coolest Cars Race Track 2nd Birthday Cake

Coolest Cars Race Track 2nd Birthday Cake

I had decided to plan my son’s party and make his 2nd birthday cake all based on the Disney Cars movie, because of his love of playing with cars, hot wheels, and anything that generally rolls. We have also watched the movie a couple of times and he seemed to really enjoy it. After looking … Read more

Cool Homemade Disney Cars Birthday Cake

Coolest Disney Cars Birthday Cake

This Disney Cars birthday cake is the birthday cake I made back in Feb. for my son’s 3rd birthday. He loves all the Disney Cars movies and I wanted to make him something really special. He had become a big brother in November, so I wanted to go the extra mile for his birthday! The cake … Read more

Cute Homemade Cars Birthday Cake with Toy Car Topper

Homemade Cars Birthday Cake

I got the idea originally for this Cars birthday cake from Raleys but we couldn’t afford to buy one so I made one and just bought the topper. It took me almost 4 hours to do it all. I used a 15in square cake pan and made 2 layers of the cake then covered the … Read more

Coolest Disney Cars Birthday Cake

Homemade Disney Cars Birthday Cake

This Disney Cars Birthday Cake is my second Disney Cars cake and I made it for my son’s 4th birthday. I have to admit that I searched far and wide for inspiration (this web site, YouTube, Google etc.). The inspiration for this cake came off of one of Car’s posters where you see the track … Read more

Cool Homemade Cars Scene Birthday Cake for my Son

HomemadeCars Birthday Cake

Thanks to several of you who previously submitted to this site. Using your ideas along with several of our own we came up with this Cars Birthday Cake for our son’s fourth birthday. The cake was made from two boxed cake mixes. Each was baked in a 9×9 pan and I placed them next to … Read more

Cool Homemade Disney Cars Racetrack Cake

Homemade Disney Cars Cake

My son wanted to have a Disney Cars birthday party. I was telling my friend that I wanted to make a Disney Cars cake for him and she really encouraged me to try it. So, this was my first attempt at making a birthday cake. I had so much fun and it was so easy! … Read more

Coolest Cars 4th Birthday Cake

Homemade Cars 4th Birthday Cake

My daughter is in love with Cars, the movie, and all its characters. I wanted a Cars birthday cake for her, without having to make a car. So, I decided on a race track in the shape of the number 4, since she was turning 4 years old. I covered a cake tray with a … Read more

Cool Homemade 2 Tiered Cars Scene Cake

Homemade Cars Cake

This is a two tiered Cars cake I made for a 2 years old’s birthday party. Covered in fondant with fondant and buttercream details. This Cars scene is the outdoors scene with a road going around the bottom tier. They were very happy with the cake. It is a swirl chocolate and white cake with … Read more