Wine Bottle Remembrance Cake to Celebrate David’s Life

Wine Bottle Remembrance Cake to Celebrate David's Life

I made this remembrance cake when our dear friend David passed away. He and his wife, Linda, are well known in the expat community here in France. His death was a shock and when Linda asked me to make a cake for the wake I was very honoured. We wanted to give David a good … Read more

Cool Cooler Cake

Cool Cooler Cake

I made this Cooler Cake for my husbands birthday and it was a blast to make! I started with sheet cakes I baked and let the fun flow from there, I stacked them and covered them in icing and fondant and had some painting fun with my airbrush, but the most crazy fun and a … Read more

Stowford Cider 40th Birthday Anti Gravity Cake

Stowford Cider 40th Birthday Anti Gravity Cake

I made this anti gravity cake for my son-in-law who loves Stowford Cider. It was for his 40th birthday and I wanted something with a WOW factor. Designing the Barrel Cake The cake was made from a 6 layer checkered cake using a Zenker 24cm set of 3 checkered cake tins (which I bought for … Read more

Coolest M&Ms Anti-Gravity Cake

Anti Gravity Cake

This M&Ms anti-gravity cake was a practice run for me to see how it would turn out. To make the cake, I used a balloon stick with the plastic clip “glued” to the cake board with melted chocolate. I placed 3 pieces of floral wire in the upside down balloon stick and trimmed to length. … Read more

Coolest Anti-Gravity Beer Mug Cake

Coolest Anti-Gravity Beer Mug Cake

I made this anti-gravity beer mug cake for my father’s birthday and he LOVED it! It was a chocolate cake with chocolate ganache coating. The fondant was marshmallow fondant and the suds were buttercream. Everything was made from scratch and I can provide recipes if anyone is interested. To make the cake I used a … Read more

Coolest Miller Time Beer Can Cake

Coolest Miller Time Beer Can Cake

I was asked if I would make my favorite cousin in law a cake for her 4? birthday. I automatically knew what I wanted to do. She is a big Miller Light fan, and this party was going to be at a bar, so a big Miller Light beer can was perfect. I thought this … Read more

Coolest Pumpkin Wedding Cake

Coolest Pumpkin Wedding Cake

This pumpkin wedding cake was definitely my most challenging, yet rewarding cake. Everything went perfect through the decorating process. I was so incredibly proud of this massive, amazing cake. It was literally so large that the pan used to bake the layers for the bottom pumpkin wouldn’t even allow my oven to close. That was … Read more

Coolest Sushi Birthday Cake

Coolest Sushi Birthday Cake

I made this sushi cake for my daughter who loves sushi. Thought it would be a great idea. It was fun and very easy to make. I used mini cupcakes to make round sushi. I used white icing and white sprinkles for the rice effect. I used fondant to make salmon and shrimp pieces. It … Read more

Coolest Cheeseburger Birthday Cake

Coolest Cheeseburger Birthday Cake

My daughter’s friend asked me to make her a birthday cake for her 18th birthday. I asked her what she wanted and she said to make something random so I looked online and saw a cheeseburger cake and thought it would be funny because she is very fussy and doesn’t eat anything. She really doesn’t … Read more

Cheese Head Green Bay Packers Cake

Cheese Head Green Bay Packers Cake

This cake was inspired by a die hard Green Bay loving fan. Coming up with it was simple. Creating it? Well that’s another story…. My boyfriend suggested using a melon scooper to ensure the holes for the Swiss cheese. Humoring him like I do most of the time, I decided to try it. Like I … Read more

Homemade Bubblegum Machine Cake with Over 60 Cake Balls!

Bubblegum Machine

My fiancé and I had a great time making this homemade bubblegum machine cake for my niece’s 4th birthday! We carried the theme throughout the whole party; with homemade decorations, homemade games (pin the gum ball in the machine) crafts, bubblegum photo board (we made it look the kids were trapped in the gum machine) … Read more

Awesome Giant Burger Cake

Awesome Giant Burger Cake

I am a home/hobby baker. My son’s preschool teacher asked me to create a hamburger cake for a birthday in her family. I was a little timid about the request so I scoured the internet for videos and how too articles on making cake look realistic as other food. I dove in with my new … Read more

Coolest Homemade Twix Anti-Gravity Cake

The base of this Twix anti-gravity cake is a basic cake with chocolate icing. The top of the cake is a chocolate ganache that is very simple to make. SIMPLE GANACHE Scald 1/2 cup of heavy cream and remove from heat. Pour over a 12 oz bag of your choice of chocolate chips. Mix with … Read more

Cool Anti-Gravity M&Ms Birthday Cake

M and M Anti Gravity Cake

I made this anti-gravity M&Ms cake for my granddaughter’s 11th birthday, so it had to be a little more “grown up” than most of the cakes I have made for her. The cake is red velvet, a flavour I hadn’t used before, but was so popular that I shall make it again (already had a … Read more

Coolest Ice Cream Sundae Cake

I wanted to do something fun for my husband’s birthday cake, and when my kids saw this cake on a blog (alanabread.com), we had to give it a try. This ice cream sundae cake is 4 layers, 2 each of vanilla and chocolate. I iced it in vanilla buttercream tinted yellow. Then, I made the … Read more

Cute Homemade Cheeseburger Cake for my Son’s 10th Birthday

Coolest Cheeseburger Cake

My son asked for a cheeseburger cake for his 10th birthday. I got all my ideas here on this site. I started by baking 2 yellow cakes, one in a regular 10 in cake pan (bottom bun) and the other in a rounded casserole dish (top bun). I highly recommend Wilton’s Cake Release product for … Read more

Easy Pizza Cake

My son asked for a ‘pizza’ cake for his 11th birthday party. He was having friends sleep over and wanted to have pizza for dinner and trick them with a pizza cake. I took ideas from this site and it couldn’t have been any easier and it turned out great. I baked a yellow cake … Read more

Beer Cooler Birthday Cake for a 21st Birthday Party

Beer Cooler Birthday Cake for a 21st Birthday Party

I was asked to make a 21st Birthday cake for my son’s friend.  He wanted me to somehow use beer bottles in the cake idea.  Between him and I we came up with a cooler filled with beer.  We tried to also make jello shooters (with Vodka) but they did not get hard enough to … Read more

McBirthday Cheeseburger Cake

I used two 8″ round pans for the buttom bun and the patty, and used a pyrex bowl for the top bun. I divided my yellow cake into one 8″ pan and the bun and baked, as well as an 8″ chocolate cake for the patty. After cooling off, I crumbcoated the buns with buttercream … Read more

Awesome Cheese Burger Cake with Airbrush

Cheese Burger cake

I made this Cheese Burger cake for the carnival at my daughter’s school class. It was a chocolate cake in the middle and vanilla cakes for the top and the bottom with chocolate ganache, all decorations are made with sugar paste. It was the first time I was using my airbrush, and I was like a little … Read more

Coolest Water Bottle Cake

This water bottle cake was for a friend who loves to drink water! He always has a water bottle with him so I thought it would be cute if his cake looked like one too. I made a chocolate cake and then cut out circles from it, and stacked them with icing in between. I … Read more

Suspended Beer Mug Cake

Suspended Beer Mug Cake

I made this suspended beer mug cake for my husband’s grandfather who was turning 90 years old. He owned a pub back in the day, so I decided to make this beer mug cake. I used 4×6″ round cakes with a dowel supporting the cake. I made the cakes the day before then I froze … Read more

Coolest KFC Bucket of Chicken and Sides Cake

Kfc cake

This is my KFC chicken bucket and sides cake. I made this for my husband’s birthday. I did the silly thing and asked my two boys what should daddy’s cake be this year and they said KFC. Oh my, what a challenge it was. The hardest part was deciding what sides to do and what … Read more