Coolest Dora Scene Cake for a 3-Year Old Girl

Coolest Dora Scene Cake for a 3-Year Old Girl

I had never made a scene cake before and the idea was intriguing. After looking at many photos of scene cakes, I decided that I wanted Dora to have an adventure. I baked 2 sheet cakes and 2 very small round cakes (all chocolate). As luck would have it, the larger of the two rounds … Read more

Coolest Diego and Dora Birthday Cake for 4 Year Old Twins

Coolest Diego and Dora Birthday Cake for 4 Year Old Twins

This Dora and Diego cake for my twin sons’ 4th birthday was a huge project.  I knew that making Dora and Diego would be extremely time consuming so I decided to use little toy figures for them.  Since they weren’t going to be edible, I wanted the rest of the cake to be really special.  … Read more

Dora’s Coolest Big Adventure Birthday Cake

Dora's Coolest Big Adventure Birthday Cake

The Map tells Dora and Boots to follow the path, thru the forest (Swiper hiding), over the bridge (past the grumpy ole troll), and finally arrive at Ansley’s birthday party. This is a large cake – 1/2 a sheet cake.  WASC cake with butter cream icing.  The tree’s were pretzel rods and used a # … Read more

Cool Homemade 2 Tiered Dora the Explorer Scene Cake

Coolest Dora the Explorer Cake

well the cake took me 4 hours to make i made the buttercream and the filling.the filling was cookies and cream buttercream.one side was 2 layers and the other was 4 layers.i sprayed it green with my spray gun.the water was blue icing i cut in to the middel of the cake the part where … Read more

Coolest Dora and 3D Boots Cake

Dora Cake

I made this Dora and 3D Boots cake by baking an 11×15 half sheet cake, and then cutting out the Dora and grass shapes. The Dora shape was retrieved from the internet, cut out, and used as a guide when cutting the cake. The cake doesn’t have to be cut into the exact shape of … Read more

Coolest Dora Birthday Cake Idea

Homemade Dora Birthday Cake Idea

My 2 year old granddaughter saw a cake similar to this Dora Birthday Cake Idea at Walmart and fell in love. I searched the internet to find the toppers and it came up 16-$18.00 everywhere online so I went back to Walmart and asked if they could sell me the toppers. Not thinking that they … Read more

Coolest Dora the Explorer Birthday Cake

Homemade Dora the Explorer Birthday Cake

This Dora the Explorer Birthday Cake I made for my daughter’s second birthday. As many little girls, she is taken with Dora and since we bought her a Dora toddler bed for her big birthday, I made this cake as well. Since our older son has his birthday 7 days prior, I also made him … Read more

Coolest Dora Birthday Cake Photos and How-To Tips 4

The cake base was baked in a deep 1/2 sheet pan used to make coffee cakes and available at restaurant supply stores. 2 layers of 1/2-sheet pans would also work to give you a large cake for the Dora birthday cake scene. The figures were from a Dora set. The candy path Dora and Boots … Read more

Cute Homemade Dora the Explorer Cake With Toy Toppers

Homemade Dora the Explorer Cake

I made this Dora the Explorer cake for my daughter’s 2nd birthday. She requested a Dora cake. I decided to go with a scene and just add Dora figurines because I was unable to get any food coluring to make black in my small town. I baked two 9×13 chocolate cakes and made my own … Read more

Coolest Dora & Boots Birthday Cake

Homemade Dora & Boots Birthday Cake

Here’s the Dora & Boots Birthday Cake I made for my daughter’s 2nd birthday. I can throw a bash for 40 -50 people, no problem, but I’m not a very experienced baker and this was only the 2nd decorated birthday cake I’ve ever made! I was so stressed about finding a good cake recipe that … Read more

Coolest Dora Birthday Cake Photos and How-To Tips 5

I made this Dora birthday cake for my niece Lilys 3rd birthday. The idea came from the invitations and the plates. I used two 14″ circle cakes and frosted them LIGHTLY with butter cream frosting (light green on top). Next I used a leaf tip to make large leaf for the top on a wax … Read more

Dora Cake

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I cut out the characters from a separate cake. I printed pics from the internet and used wax paper to transfer the lines to my cake. I used the star tips for all of them.

Coolest Dora Scene Birthday Cake

Homemade Dora Scene Birthday Cake

My two year old loves Dora so that seemed like a great idea for a party. I searched this site for just the perfect cake and found several I loved. I decided to do a Dora scene birthday cake. I took ideas from several cakes I saw here and created this. The base is a … Read more

Coolest Dora Birthday Cake Photos and How-To Tips 6

I wanted this to be a party at the house of Dora the Explorer (a house with all my daughters favorite characters there). The Dora the explorer house is a two layer rectangular cake with the roof being another cake cut and pieced together to make the triangle. The roof tiles are orange candy melts … Read more

Easy Homeade Dora Cake with Toy Toppers

Homemade Dora Cake

The Dora cake that I had made was the first birthday cake I had ever made. My daughter who was having her third birthday, had asked me to please make her cake. I did buy the box cake mix and also the already made icing. I started by baking the cake and cup cakes the … Read more

Coolest Dora 2nd Birthday Cake

Coolest Dora 2nd Birthday Cake

I made this Dora 2nd Birthday Cake for my granddaughter’s 2nd birthday. Dora the Explorer is her favorite show so of course that is what I had to do for her birthday. The top tier is a 8″ butter cake with raspberry filling and butter cream icing and the bottom tier is a 10″ chocolate … Read more

Coolest Dora Birthday Cake Photos and How-To Tips 7

This Dora birthday cake is made from 4 cake mixes. I used two 13×9 pans for the base and three different size square pans for the mountains. I used blue gel for the two ponds and swirled it with white frosting for the waterfall. I bought three “palm trees” from a craft store and cut … Read more

Cute Homemade Dora Scene Cake

Homemade Dora Cake

My daughter wanted a Dora cake for her 4th birthday. I used a sheet cake pan with buttercream frosting. I used the spray food color for the grass and water. Plus, a little sanding sugar for the water. I bought a play set with Dora, friends and cake. The pebbles are chocolate covered raisins and … Read more

Coolest Dora and Diego Cake

Homemade Dora and Diego Cake

This Dora and Diego cake was for a brother/sister joint party. We used white marshmallow fondant to cover each round tier (9inches and 8 inches). I think we did chocolate for the bottom tier and white cake for the top. We then dyed extra white fondant into different colors for the stripes and stars. The … Read more

Coolest Dora Birthday Cake Photos and How-To Tips 8

I started this Dora the birthday cake by buying Betty Crocker cake mixes. I used chocolate for my medium size cake and vanilla for the 4 small bottom ones and the top one. I baked 5 small vanilla cakes, sliced them down the middle, and filled with vanilla pudding and fresh strawberries. I used the … Read more

Cool Homemade 2 Tiered Dora Birthday Cake

Homemade Dora Birthday Cake

This Dora Birthday Cake is the second time I’ve tried MMF, the first time it stuck to everything and was not a pleasant experience. I searched for suggestions for fondant making and discovered using copha (vegetable shortening) to grease my hands, utensils and work board/station is the solution! My ideas for this cake were inspired … Read more