Coolest Two-in-One Christmas Cake

2 in 1 Christmas Cake

I decorated  this Christmas cake for the last year holiday season. A rich fruit cake made by my English aunt was the base for the two options of this cake. I covered the top with royal icing -for the snowed scenery- and stuck a fence and some decorative christmas trees near the edges. Then I … Read more

Cool North Pole Igloo Cake

Cool North Pole Igloo Cake

Here’s my cool North Pole Igloo cake. To make this cake, use a sturdy board for the base, covered in aluminum foil. Spread Bettercreme across inner section of board. The Igloo cake was baked in a 6″ metal bowl and then placed upside down on double layer 7″ cake. Don’t use too big of a … Read more

Frosty the Snowman Christmas Present Cake

Frosty the Snowman Cake

I made this Frosty the Snowman Christmas present cake for a friend of mine. She originally asked me if I could put a fondant ribbon on a cake like one shown on a magazine cover. I told her I would do that for her, but I thought it seemed a little plain for a Christmas … Read more

Coolest Christmas Snow Globe Cake!

christmas snowglobe

This Christmas snow globe cake was made for a family dinner. It was a 3-layer 8 inch vanilla cake with white chocolate ganache filling. I iced the cake in buttercream, covered it in red fondant, amd embellished it in white fondant snowflakes. The snow globe was created with a glass bowl from the Dollar Store. … Read more

Christmas Advent Birthday Cake

Christmas Advent Birthday Cake

This advent birthday cake idea originated when I saw a beautiful wooden advent calendar house and thought to myself, ‘How cool would this look if it was a cake?’ Luckily my friend was celebrating her birthday on the 3rd of December so I figured this was a great chance to test out my idea! I … Read more

Coolest Frozen Theme Snowy Wonderland Cake

Coolest Frozen Theme Snowy Wonderland Cake

I made this snowy wonderland cake for a little girl’s birthday party. Any guesses on what her theme was? That’s right, Frozen. I wanted to make the cake following the theme, but also give her something different and fun. The snowflake is edible, along with all the jewels. I started with a 9 inch bottom … Read more

Coolest Olaf Cake

Olaf, from Disney Frozen

This Olaf cake began with a simple question. I asked my almost 5 year old grandson what kind of cake he wanted for his birthday (since his nonna always makes his birthday cakes) and he answered, “Olaf.” “What,” I said, “is Olaf?” Now I had done it. I was worried, as I had no clue … Read more

Night Before Christmas Cake

I am an amateur cake decorator.  I do this as a hobby on my special occasions for my family mostly.  I have not been taught I just look and try to create. This cake is one on my favorites.  As for the cake itself there is no hard work or carving.  It is just a … Read more

Lovable Snowman Cake

My cousin’s daughter has asked for a Tinker Bell cake for her birthday for the past three years, but this year she asked for a snowman cake. (I guess five-year-olds are just too grown up for Tinker Bell). When I asked her what she wanted it to look like, she said that she wanted it … Read more

Coolest Christmas Tree Cupcake Cake

Coolest Christmas Tree Cupcake Cake

I made this Christmas tree cupcake cake for a Christmas party at my daughter’s girl scout meeting. It was a big hit! I made 2 dozen cupcakes and tinted buttercream icing green for the tree and brown for the trunk. I used a large star tip to decorate both the tree and trunk. For the tree, … Read more

Coolest Icy Man of Precipitation Cake

Coolest Snowman Cake

This was for a friends granddaughter’s birthday. I used a soccer ball cake pan and three 8″ and  three 10″ rounds  to make this snowman cake. Using a dowel to support the entire cake and supporting the layers with wooden dowels and cake plates I carved the bottom layer to give the impression of a … Read more

Last Minute Christmas Cake Rudolf and Santa

Last Minute Christmas Cake Rudolf and Santa

I really don’t have a lot of experience decorating cakes, I just started trying it out this past year and I sometimes surprise myself on how awesome the cakes turn out. This Christmas cake Rudolf and Santa I uploaded is chocolate one half and on the other is vanilla in which I added food coloring … Read more

Coolest Snowman Birthday Cake

Coolest Snowman Birthday Cake

This snowman birthday cake was for a little girl who wanted a snowman cake. However she wanted a chocolate flavor and her mom wanted a vanilla one. To please both of them I mixed a vanilla one first and then a chocolate one. I poured the vanilla one in the 9×13 pan and then I … Read more

Christmas Tree Cupcake Cake

Christmas Tree Cupcake Cake

This Christmas Tree cupcake cake is sure to delight any holiday crowd! Whether it is at a school party for your little one, a work party or your family holiday dinner table! Created with cupcakes in the shape of a Christmas tree, ice over top of them and decorate with various icings, sparkles, jimmies or … Read more

Cool Snowman Winter Cake Idea

Cool Snowman Winter Cake Idea

Who doesn’t love a winter wonderland themed cake? and a snowman at that! This is one of my favorite winter cakes I have created! Everything was done in icing and the snowman is just a simple figure piped confectionery bundle of wintry joy! The holly and berries were done with icing, but you can use … Read more

Coolest Funky Christmas Tree Cake

Coolest Funky Christmas Tree Cake

I made this cake for Xmas 2011. As is tradition in our family, my Mum makes a few cakes and we decorate them together. I always look forward to this time with my Mum, who lives in the next city to us. I got this idea from Valerie Elizabeth Confections (online) and hers looks 100 … Read more

Coolest Hunting and Fishing Cake

Coolest Hunting and Fishing Cake

I have the motto “If you can dream it, I can turn it into cake” so… when someone came to me and wanted a hunting themed cake I was so excited! They were wanting just a little figure of a fish and buck, but I said it wasn’t good enough “go big or go home”. … Read more

Coolest Winter ONEderland Birthday Cake

A friend of mine came to me and asked me to make her son a guest cake, and smash cake for his first birthday party. I’m going to talk about the guest cake because it was a shooooooow stopppppa!  His theme was Winter ONEderland.  She wanted it to be extravagant , which is my expertise.  She … Read more

Coolest Christmas Scene Present Cake

Coolest Christmas Scene Present Cake

I made this Christmas scene present cake with one chocolate cake mix and the other was done with red velvet. Both cakes had marshmallow fondant on top of it and the bow I had done a week before I made the cake. I colored the marshmallow before putting it in to the micro and making the fondant. The snowman, … Read more

Coolest Wreath Cake with How-To Instructions

Coolest Wreath Cake

It was my husband’s aunt’s birthday and Christmas party on the same day so I made this wreath cake to serve 12 adults. It was a little warm that day (which is not unusual being in Hawaii) so I know my butter cream frosting will hold up to the humid weather. I found a Swiss meringue butter cream frosting … Read more

Cool Rockin’ Robin Christmas Cake

Rockin' Robin Xmas Cake

This Rockin’ Robin is my favorite Christmas Cake I’ve made. I think I’ve got better as each year goes by (you should’ve seen my first 2 attempts)! Each year, my Mum bakes the fruit cakes and she gives one to me. It’s a tradition that we ice them together and I always look forward to this time. So, I just leveled off … Read more

Coolest Deer Cake for 8-Year-Old (It Made Him Cry!)

Coolest deer cake

I made horns out of gum paste so they would be good and strong. They we not so easy to make. Small pieces kept falling off so I finally came up with idea to mold them into right shape and let them dry on Pepsi can. My husband made rue they looked like they should lol, stacked … Read more

Easy Homemade Christmas Tree Cake

Coolest Christmas Tree Cake

I found this cake pan at Walmart.  Its a Wilton pan, however the area where you see the appearance of ornaments on the cake are actually holes that go all the way through the cake after the cake is baked.  So after baking the cake, which I just used 1 box of white cake mix … Read more

Coolest Snowman Birthday Cake

Coolest Snowman Birthday Cake

One of my favorite parts about living in a place where we have loads of snow are the snowmen! Our family loves to build snowmen every year. The only problem, we can’t bring them inside with us! Our solution, make a snowman cake! To start this snowman cake, I baked three tiers: a 12″ round, … Read more