Coolest Homemade 3D Cookie Monster Birthday Cake

Coolest Cookie Monster Birthday Cake

A  few years ago I bought a stand up Winnie the Pooh cake pan. Didn’t know when I was going to use it but I thought it would be cool to have. So finally about three years later I was asked to make a Cookie Monster Cake for a kid’s birthday party. I was like sure that … Read more

A Tasty 2-Year-Old Sesame Street Birthday Cake

A Tasty 2-Year-Old Sesame Street Birthday Cake

This Sesame Street birthday cake is my son’s 2nd birthday cake. He loves Elmo so it was the perfect choice for this birthday!  This cake is a marble mud and absolutely delicious. The bottom part is edible and the top 2 layers are foam so that we can keep them as a keepsake.  The hardest part … Read more

Cool Homemade Cookie Monster Birthday Cake for my Grandson

Coolest Cookie Monster Birthday Cake

What a time I had with this Cookie Monster birthday cake. I decided I would make a birthday for my grand-son’s first birthday and what an experience that was!  I did fine making the cakes for this project. I had to really put a lot of thought into this design made of chocolate, French vanilla, … Read more

Homemade Elmo and Cookie Monster 2nd Birthday Cake

Homemade Elmo and Cookie Monster 2nd Birthday Cake

My son loved Elmo and Cookie when he was 2. I made him this Elmo and Cookie Monster 2nd birthday cake. I used a sheet pan to make the base of the cake, which I frosted white. I used Wilton’s Sports Ball Pan and made 2 half balls. To make the eyes and nose, I had … Read more

Coolest 3D Elmo Birthday Cake

Elmo Cake

For my twins birthday cakes I made an Elmo birthday cake and a cookie monster cake. I used the Wilton 3D teddy bear cake tin which took about 3 packet mixes of butter cake. Once cooked and cooled I cut the ears and arms off the bear so I could put arms and longer legs on. I used sponge fingers … Read more

Awesome Cookie Monster Cake

The finished cake

For my twins birthday cakes I made a Cookie Monster and an Elmo cake. I used the Wilton 3D teddy bear cake tin which took about 3 packet mixes of butter cake. Once cooked and cooled I cut the ears and arms off the bear so I could put arms and longer legs on. I used sponge fingers for the … Read more

Elmo Cake

Elmo Cake

Here’s my attempt at a 3D Elmo Cake. Body: I used the Wilton 3D teddy bear cake mold. I shaved off the ears and muzzle. Carved out a mouth where black frosting would go. Eyes: I used gumpaste to roll the eyes and piped on black buttercream dots for the eyes. Attach with toothpicks. Nose: … Read more

Adorable Homemade Elmo Head Cake and Cupcakes

Homemade Elmo Cake

Elmo’s head is made from 2 boxed cake recipes baked in a Kitchen Aid stand mixer bowl. I baked it for 1 and ½ hours at 350 and then checked it every 10 minutes using a bamboo skewer until done. Getting the frosting “Elmo red” took 1 and a half bottles of food coloring. Line … Read more

Cool Homemade Cookie Monster Face Birthday Cake With Cookies

Homemade Cookie Monster Birthday Cake

I made this Cookie Monster Birthday Cake for my son’s second birthday. He loves Sesame Street and Cookie Monster in particular. I used 2 round chocolate sheet cakes (very dense cakes) and stacked them with whipped cream in between. I printed out a picture of Cookie Monster and my husband used a toothpick to outline … Read more

Coolest Cookie Monster Giant Cupcake Birthday Cake

Homemade Cookie Monster Giant Cupcake Birthday Cake

I have always made my own birthday cakes but just normal chocolate or Victoria sponges…but this year my daughter who was about to turn 15 asked if I could do her a Cookie Monster Cake. Am not one to turn down a challenge so set to Google for ideas – this site was invaluable but … Read more

The Coolest Elmo Cake

Elmo Cake

I had to bake an Elmo cake for my son’s second birthday because he was so crazy, I mean crazy about Elmo. He knows how to sing the songs, and always scream “Elmoooooooooooo” whenever he gets a chance to watch the show. I did lots of research online to find the perfect cake idea but … Read more

Fun Homemade Elmo Birthday Cake

Homemade Elmo Birthday Cake

Thanks to all the great ideas from this site, I was able to come up with this Elmo birthday cake. My friend who is a much more experienced cake decorator came to help me (this was my first attempt). I made a 9×13 cake with a buttercream/shortening icing. I found a picture of Elmo on … Read more

Elmo Cake

Elmo Cake

My son was turning 2 and loves Elmo. I have never made a decorative cake before so I was nervous about making this Elmo cake! My red frosting didn’t turn out as red as I would have liked. I used a whole bottle of red red Wilton’s dye but it just didn’t turn out for … Read more

Cute Homemade 2D Buttercream Elmo Cake

Homemade  Elmo Cake

I started this Elmo Cake by making two 17″ X 11″ X 1&1/2″ sheet cakes and a 6″ round chocolate cake for the head.(I used a 6″Pyrex bowl that worked very well.) I made them the day before to make handling easier. I frosted between the layers with one box of instant vanilla pudding made … Read more

Coolest Sesame Street Cupcakes

Homemade Sesame Street Cupcakes

I made these homemade Sesame Street cupcakes for my daughter’s 2nd birthday. I made red, blue, green, yellow, orange, black, pink and purple icing and a very small amount of brown. I used the Wilton hair/grass tip for Elmo, Oscar, Cookie Monster, and Zoe‘s fur. I used a leaf tip for Big Bird and did … Read more

Cool Homemade 2 Tier Elmo Birthday Cake Idea

Homemade Elmo Birthday Cake Idea

My daughter loves Elmo, and this Elmo Birthday Cake Idea was super-easy to make! I baked the tiers and froze them (it’s so much easier to frost a frozen cake!) a couple days in advance. I also made marshmallow fondant a few days before, and kept it wrapped up tight in the refrigerator. The night … Read more

Fun Homemade Cookie Monster Face Birthday Cake

Homemade  Cookie Monster Birthday Cake

Here are the instructions for this Cookie Monster Birthday Cake. Cake: sponge, eyes: Kimberly Coconut Creams (marshmallow biscuits) with Cadbury’s Chocolate buttons stuck on with melted chocolate, mouth: melted chocolate, fur: Vanilla Butter Cream icing made with about 25% extra icing sugar and coloured with a tablespoon of blue food colouring. Once the sponge had … Read more

Coolest Homemade Red 3 Tiered Elmo Birthday Cake

Homemade Elmo Birthday Cake

I made this delicious Homemade Elmo Birthday Cake for my cousin’s 2nd birthday. He loves Elmo and this cake made his birthday extra special!. For the bottom tier, I used a 10 inch round and the cake was a triple layer of van/choc/van with vanilla buttercream in between each layer. Middle tier was a 8inch … Read more

Cute Homemade Cookie Monster Birthday Cake

Homemade Cookie Monster Birthday Cake

This Homemade Cookie Monster Birthday Cake is a cake I made for my husband’s birthday. He really likes Cookie Monster. I thought it would be fun to sit Cookie Monster on a giant ice cream cookie. The cake was a lot harder. After baking the pieces from a giant cupcake mold, I fashioned them into … Read more

Coolest Zoe Sesame Street Picture Cakes and Tips 2

I bought a large sponge slab cake from our local supermarket, found a Sesame Street picture on the net of my daughters favorite Sesame Street character which I found on the Sesame Street website., blew it up on the computer, used it as a template and then cut it out. I iced and decorated it … Read more

Coolest Cookie Monster Cake Photos and How-To Tips 0

I made this Cookie Monster cake for my sons second birthday party. It was my very first attempt at decorating! I didn’t want to spend the money on a pan (and couldn’t find cookie monster anyway) so I just baked a sheet cake and iced it white then traced an outline of cookie monster on … Read more

Coolest Elmo Cake Photos and How-To Tips 3

My little boy was turning 1 and loved Elmo so I came up with this really simple way to create an Elmo cake. I used a 10-inch round cake pan and made a chocolate Devils food cake out of a box and used store bought red white and black icing to do the rest. I … Read more