Coolest Headless Halloween Cake

Coolest Headless Halloween Cake

We made this headless Halloween cake for a friend’s Halloween Party. We used vanilla boxed cake and mixed it with pound cake to make it firmer. This helps keep heavier cakes from sinking in on themselves. The bottom layer is 10 inches. We started by marbling white, black and olive green fondant together to make … 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

Little Johnny the Friendly Ghost Cake

Little Johnny

I created this adorable little Johnny the friendly ghost cake guy for my son’s preschool class. I boldly volunteered for room mom duties and Halloween is the first class celebration of the new school year, so I had to create something everyone would love. How better to get your name out there and attract new … Read more

Coolest 3 Tier Halloween Party Cake

Monster Cake

This Halloween party cake is a three tier cake. Each layer has a different flavor. Bottom Tier The bottom layer is a 10 inch double layer white cake made from a box cake with extra vanilla added to enhance the taste. I also added an extra egg. It is covered in buttercream tinted with orange. … Read more

Awesome 3D Werewolf Cake

I’m not even sure where to begin…  This 3D Werewolf cake is very time consuming, but the result is worth it! There’s a 2 layer cake with icing, or you can use fondant if you prefer.  The werewolf is composed of cake, rice krispies treats, fondant, and a star tip to make the icing look … Read more

Coolest Butterfly Mask Birthday Cake

Coolest Butterfly Mask Birthday Cake

Well I made this butterfly mask cake last year for mine and my sisters birthday we have the same day but 6 years apart I made chocolate and yellow cake. Both tries where two layers and I made buttercream icing from home I made the design on paper before I made the cake. I bought … Read more

Carved Heart on a Tree Trunk Anniversary Cake

To make this tree trunk anniversary cake, I baked two 10″ round cakes and one 4″ round cake from my favorite bakery style white cake recipe. A few days before I made 5 gorgeous red roses from chocolate clay. The chocolate clay is made of melted chocolate, 14 oz and 1/4 cup of corn syrup, … Read more

Sunflower-Themed Wedding Cake

Sunflower-Themed Wedding Cake

This sunflower cake fit perfectly with my niece’s country wedding theme. She mixed the yellow with turquoise to create a beautiful scene as you walked into the reception hall. A white cake with rich buttercream icing was the canvas for this simple design. The sunflower is silk and the burlap ribbon molded easily to the … Read more

My Granddaughter’s Graduation Cake

Graduation Cake

I made this graduation cake for my granddaughter when she graduated from high school. She is a very fun loving young lady and she  wanted something different than everyone else’s grad cake . I did a lot of searching, trying to find what I thought would fit her personality and then I found a picture … 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

Coolest Sweet 16 Mardi Gras Theme Birthday Cake

Final presentation at Pick up

How This Sweet 16 Mardi Gras Theme Birthday Cake Came to Be: I have been decorating cakes now for a little over a year. I have not taken an order for a cake because when I make a cake I never know exactly how it might turn out. I also want to continue to enjoy … Read more

Beautiful Wedding Cakes with Silk Flowers

Beautiful Wedding Cakes with Silk Flowers

These wedding cakes with silk flowers were my first attempt at making cake for a wedding. I always said I would never make a wedding cake. I began making cakes for my own kids birthdays and have since branched out to making cakes for family and friends. Except for some beginners basic tips from my … Read more

Calla Lily Wedding Reception Cake

Calla Lily Wedding Reception Cake

I had promised to make a wedding reception cake for a close friend a good two months before she needed it. Her son was to be married and she wanted me to make the cake for the reception to be held at a later time. A week before the party I fell while playing a little two on two basketball … Read more

Unique Vineyard Wedding Cake

Got You Over a Barrel!

My son and his fiance asked me to make their vineyard wedding cake with only two stipulations. It had to be carrot cake and a non-traditional design. Since their wedding was going to be at a vineyard resort, I couldn’t resist using the wine theme to create a wine barrel – good enough to eat! … Read more

Beautiful Bling Wedding Cake

Beautiful Bling Wedding Cake

I made this beautiful bling wedding cake for my niece’s friend.  As a self taught baker & decorater,  I have never been to a class. This is a hobby I enjoy!! My neice asked if I would do a cake for her friend’s wedding and I told her absolutely (shaking inside).  She said they wanted … Read more

Coolest Zombie Birthday Cake

My friends grandson asked if he could have a zombie cake for his 9th birthday so she asked me to make it for him. I was over the moon about it I’d never made a zombie cake before and couldn’t wait to get started. I had to make the grave stone and cut in the … Read more

Coolest BioMed Graduation Cake

I had a friend contact me one day. She said a friend of hers daughter was graduating from High School and was needing a two tiered red velvet  cake. I accepted the challenge and asked her to email me things that they wanted on the cake. I made the top tier white and the bottom blue … Read more

Coolest Luau Graduation Cake

Coolest Luau Graduation Cake

I was given 2 photos to create a beautiful and unique graduation cake for 2 people; I wanted almost everything to be editable. The only things that are not editable are the hula girl/guys and palm trees. I hand made the chocolate shells with a mold and I mixed 3 colors to get that perfect … Read more

Very Cool Patches the Bunny Cake

Very Cool Patches the Bunny Cake

My name is Amy Cady, I am a self-taught, in home baker. I have a full time job, two kids, and currently a 160 mile round trip commute to work. I only make a couple cakes at max a week, and even that keeps me pretty busy. I finish most of my cakes Friday night … Read more

Cool Homemade Graduation Cake

Cool Homemade Graduation Cake

My nephew was graduating elementary school and I was asked to make the cake.  I made a two tiered vanilla cake with chocolate pudding filling.  I made marshmallow fondant, covered the cake and had no clue how I was going to decorate it. Then it came to me, I wanted to make an owl with … Read more

Cool Graduation Cake

Cool Graduation Cake

This is my graduation cake made it for my friend’s boyfriend on his graduation day. The cake is a chocolate cake and that was the most easiest part of the cake. The icing is just a butter cream icing with an almond taste. The stars on the cake are from fondant. The top  of the … Read more

Cool Easter Bunny Cake

Cool Easter Bunny Cake

This is a white cake with butter cream icing. The bunny face is a frozen butter cream transfer. This is my 2nd frozen butter cream transfer. I find they are pretty easy to do and the possibilities of the things you could do are endless. My grandson usually helps me make cakes but on the … Read more

Anniversary Bears Cake

Anniversary Bears Cake

I made this Bears cake for my daughter and son-in-law’s 5th wedding anniversary. The end result was really effective and it was quite easy to do. I started with a basic Victoria sponge cake and covered it with colored fondant icing. The bears are also made with fondant icing strengthened with Tylo powder which helps … Read more

Elegant Red and White Lace Anniversary Cake

Full view

I made this three-tier cake for an older couple celebrating their wedding anniversary. When they placed their order with me, the wife was initially very undecided about what she wanted. She browsed our design book for nearly half an hour, going back and forth between different cakes. Finally she looked up and saw our display … Read more