Coolest Floating M & M’s Birthday Cake

Homemade Floating M & M's Birthday Cake

I made this Floating M & M’s Birthday Cake for my daughter’s 2nd & 4th birthday. I had an M & M dispenser with a beach theme so took that into the cake itself. I used a white tub for the ‘pool’ the M & M’s were floating in. I cut a round piece of … Read more

Coolest Lifesaver Cake

Coolest Lifesaver Cakes

I made this cake for a company that wanted a cake to celebrate Friday’s at work. This is what I came up with. I used five 1 lb. coffee cans and I sprayed them real well with a combination of vegetable oil and flour spray in a can. I then prepared two cake mixes of … Read more

Cool Homemade Lollipop Cake

Homemade Lollipop Cake

This Homemade Lollipop Cake was a winner for my daughter’s 7th Birthday and so easy! First of all make a double sized round cake so obviously you need to have a tall sided round cake tin. I used two butter cake packet mixes and blended them together to make double the mixture and then separated … Read more

Coolest Bucket of Chocolate Peanut Butter Goodness Cake

HomemaHomemade Bucket of Chocolate Peanut Butter Goodness Cake

Inspired by a random Facebook pic of what looked to be a cake with kit-kats standing around it and filled with M&M’s, I decided to try and adapt it for my Reese’s loving family Warning! I’m pretty sure I gained 5lbs just creating this cake. All that sugary goodness in one place is probably illegal … Read more

Coolest Pez Cake

Homemade Pez Cake

This Pez cake was for my nephew who collects PEZ dispensers. I knew I wanted to make a PEZ cake so I looked on the internet for ideas and this is a cross between 2 cakes that I liked. I baked a half sheet cake and then cut a piece 6″ x about 16″ long. … Read more

Coolest NFL Chocolate Marble Cake

Homemade NFL Chocolate Marble Cake

This is my NFL Chocolate Marble Cake. Four layers of marble cake with chocolate icing, cookie sticks attached with icing around the cake, and a bag of M&M’s on top. On top of M&M’s are mini Snickers bites with NFL team logos! Black satin ribbon on the bottom with a Fleur de Lis representing the … Read more

Coolest Candy Party Birthday Cake

Homemade Candy Party Birthday Cake

Every year since my daughter was born 8 years ago now I have been making her birthday cake. Now I have two kids and love searching for the perfect party theme and then planning a birthday cake to go with it. The kids watch the construction which takes some time! This year I tried something … Read more

Original and Fun Homemade Gumball Machine Cake

Z's Gumball Machine Cake

This Gumball Machine cake is an original creation I made for my son Zayden’s 5th Birthday. The day he was officially allowed to start chewing gum! I made the base of the machine from a cake baked in a 9×13 pan – trimmed to shape. I baked the bubble top cake in a Pyrex bowl. … Read more

Coolest Twix Candy Bar Cake

Coolest Twix Candy Bar Cake

I made this Twix Candy Bar Cake for a co-workers daughter, she loves Twix bars. I used vanilla sponge as the bottom layer, and chocolate sponge as the top layer. I wanted it to resemble a Twix bar when they cut into it. I used chocolate buttercream icing as a crumb coat. The cookies are … Read more

Coolest M&M Cakes 0

This was my third grandson, Andrews second birthday. My daughter always seems to come up with a different homemade cake recipe for Andrew’s cakes. For this one I found a picture of the M&M man. I made the M&M man out of fondant. It can be bought at the store and is like Play Dough. … Read more