Coolest Sonic Cake

Coolest Cake Designs for Kids Birthdays

I received an order for a sonic themed birthday cake for a little boy. Knowing that I always do some sort of character themed cake for this person I hunted the internet. Finally finding a sonic head cake I decided to do this cake. I made three 9″ round cakes. Two of them would be … Read more

Awesome Dragonvale Cake for 10 Year Old Girl

Dragonvale Cake

Here’s a cool Dragonvale cake I made for my daughter’s best friend’s 10th birthday party. My daughter’s friends are always ‘ooh’ing and wow’ing’ over the customized theme cakes that I make for my daughter’s birthday parties, so I promised to make one for her best friend this year. I like to create cakes from imagination, based … Read more

Coolest Homemade Super Mario Galaxy Cake

Super Mario Galaxy Cake

My daughter wanted a Super Mario Galaxy birthday party.  I had to get creative with the party because they do not have this specific Mario theme of party supplies. Yoshi was made out of a Wilton Ball pan.  I covered him with fondant.  The cake is black buttercream and I smeared some purple, turquoise, etc … Read more

Cool Homemade Super Mario Birthday Cake

COOLEST SUPER MARIO CAKE

I had a request to make a Super Mario themed cake of just Mario’s head. I looked on Google for some ideas. I used a 10″ round cake for the head and another 10″ cake to form the hat. Then I used cupcakes to form the rest of the face, like the chin, and another … Read more

Awesome Minecraft Birthday Cake

Awesome Minecraft Birthday Cake

My son loves Minecraft, especially Stampycat. So a homemade Minecraft birthday cake was the only way to go for his birthday. We bought two store-made half sheet cakes and then cut off one end of both to turn it into a perfect square (because everything in Minecraft is square.) We also bought a ton of … Read more

Cool Minecraft Creeper DIY Cake

Cool Minecraft Creeper DIY Cake

I made this Minecraft Creeper cake for my son’s 10th birthday. I think you can use this method for any type of Minecraft face. I hope you find this useful… How to Make the Minecraft Creeper Cake Bake a 20x20cm (8″x8″) square cake. Then cool, cut off the top, turn it upside down onto a … Read more

Cool DIY Pikachu Birthday Cake

Cool DIY Pikachu Birthday Cake

My niece asked for a Pokémon cake for her 6th birthday, so I sat down with her and looked at several pictures of cakes to get an idea for what she wanted on it. Two things stood out, Pikachu, and Pokeballs. I decided to try making Pokeball cake pops, which didn’t turn out very pretty, but … Read more

Cool Minecraft Cake for Baby Boy

Cool Minecraft Cake for Baby Boy

Well I guess for a complete and utter amateur I do alright.  I browsed about 10,000 photos of Minecraft sword cakes when my eight year old son, Bubba, made sure to tell me he wanted the Diamond one.  I saved about three varieties to my computer, made a list and then went shopping. I browsed … Read more

Coolest Legends of Zelda Cake

Coolest Legends of Zelda Cake

My nephew asked me to make his 21st birthday cake for him. His only request was that it be strawberry and Legends of Zelda themed. That’s two requests, but hey, the kid made it to 21, so he gets whatever he asks for! I scoured the Internet for ideas. Most were a little young for … Read more

Awesome Angry Birds Cake

Awesome Angry Birds Cake

My soon-to-be 4-year old asked for a “Candy Cake” for his birthday. Sounded easy enough. After all, last year, he had a steaming volcano cake with home made palm trees and dry ice. “This year I’m getting off easy,” I thought to myself. Until Yesterday. Yesterday, he decided he wanted an Angry Birds cake. Well…that … Read more

Cool Homemade Angry Birds Cake

Coolest Angry Birds Cake

This is my Angry Birds cake that I made for a very special little boys 5th birthday. He is a huge fan of the game. The cake flavor is chocolate chip and pecan cookie dough with a chocolate pecan filling and brown sugar frosting. The cake is covered in home made marshmallow fondant. Everything on … Read more

Awesome Minecraft Diamond Sword Birthday Cake

Awesome Minecraft Diamond Sword Birthday Cake

I made this cake for my 8 year old son who absolutely loves Minecraft. The cake was baked, left to cool and cut into the diamond sword shape. I looked at my sons minecraft diamond sword that is in one of the pictures as a guide for the shape and colors. The following day I … Read more

11th Birthday Minecraft Cake

11th Birthday Minecraft Cake

My grandson was turning 11 and as most 11 year olds, he’s so into Minecraft!  I had made his sister Elsa and Anna cakes a couple months ago, and now he wanted a Minecraft cake.  This should be much easier, or so I thought! Minecraft Cake Instructions I bought a 10″ Wilton square pan.  I … Read more

Ultimate Angry Birds Star Wars Cake

Ultimate Angry Birds Star Wars Cake

I made this Angry Birds Star Wars cake for my son’s birthday. He loves Star Wars… and Angry Birds, of course!  It took me a week to complete. Angry Birds Star Wars Cake Details The characters and Death Star were made from Rice Krispy treats. I researched the characters online and decorated them to detail as … Read more

Land/Water Mario Themed Cake

Land/Water Mario Themed Cake

A co-worker wanted a Mario themed cake for her 8 year old son. She said the magic words, SURPRISE ME! So, for this cake my imagination could finally be let loose! Mario Themed Cake Instructions I had extra fondant left over (Michelle fosters fondant recipe- you can find it on Google).  I made the fondant … Read more

Crazy for Minecraft Cake

Crazy for Minecraft Cake

For my Minecraft cake I made an 8 inch chocolate cake with homemade chocolate frosting and a 14 inch white cake with homemade buttercream frosting. All the decorations are homemade out of fondant and edible (with the exception of the seven white candles.). I made this cake for my Seven year old Minecraft loving Grandson’s … Read more

Easiest Minecraft Cake Ever

Easiest Minecraft Cake Ever

Minecraft!?! What in the world? It’s all the rage. I can’t build a thing, but my kids and their friends are obsessed. So, really, I’ve only seen a handful of Minecraft cake ideas. Here’s an easy one for you. The grandparents bought all the figurines as presents and voila! Done! How to Make an Easy … Read more

5th Birthday Angry Birds Cake

5th Birthday Angry Birds Cake

I made this Angry Birds cake for a friend who has me make all of her sons’ cakes and they do it big.  They have large, super fun birthday parties with everything from magicians to pony rides to big, bouncy slides. This was a cake I made for her son Luke who was turning 5.  … Read more

Coolest 1984 Retro Cake

Coolest 1984 Retro Cake

My son came to me and asked me to make a birthday cake for his fiance as she was turning 30 years old.  Of course the first thing I asked was what would you like?  Her surprise party was going to be 80s themed so he wanted an 80s themed retro cake.  The first thing … Read more

Cool Homemade Bowser and Toad Cake

Cool Homemade Bowser and Toad Cake

I got a call on a Tuesday morning for a cake of Bowser chasing Toad from Mario Brothers. I haven’t really had anything to do with these characters for a long time. This cake was for the Saturday coming up which is normally not a problem, but I was leaving for some meetings out of … Read more

Cool Animated Mario Brothers Birthday Cake

Maio Bros

For this animated Mario Brothers cake, I had to purchase 2, cake pans 10”X 3”.  1 box of cake mix per pan  3 layers high, one white and two chocolate, with ½ half strawberry with vanilla pudding filling and the other half chocolate ganaches, which allowed the cake to settle on one side so I … Read more

Angry Bird Theme Cake with Real Slingshot

Angry Bird Theme Cake with Real Slingshot

This Angry Birds cake was made for my son’s 6th birthday. I asked my husband to make the stand and asked really for only one requirement, don’t make the slingshot work. So naturally in true husband form, he did. And then he proceeded to proudly launch my sons stuffed animals across my living room for … Read more

Easy Peasy Minecraft Block Cake

Easy Peasy Minecraft Block Cake

I started off this Minecraft block cake by making a dense chocolate cake in a rectangle cake pan.  Once cooled,  I cut out 2 by 2 inch squares and placed them in a random order on a cardboard cake plate.  Some were stacked on top of each other and stabilized with wooden skewers. I then … Read more

Coolest Plants vs Zombies Cake

Coolest Plants vs Zombies Cake

My husband came up with this Plants vs Zombies cake idea. It’s his favorite game. It took around 3 days to make the figures for the cake. I home made and colored all the modeling chocolate, fondant, and icing… no easy task. It was a lot of fun making a cake just for the sake … Read more