Cool Homemade Easter Basket Cake with Flowers and Eggs

Homemade Easter Egg Cake

This Easter Egg cake was very easy to make and turned out great! Perfect for Easter or in fact pretty much any occasion if you replace the eggs for any other sweet/chocolate. I used two round sandwich tins and used a Devils food cake mix as well as a chocolate fudge cake frosting. Once the … Read more

Coolest Ghost Train Cake

Ghost Train Cake

I made this ghost train cake for my son’s school Halloween party. I made 2 large rectangle cakes, the 1st one was cut in half and placed on top of each other, then carved out the shape of a ghost. The left over cake from this was used to make the Haunted Tunnel. The 2nd … Read more

Coolest Demon Halloween Cake

Homemade Demon Halloween Cake

Ingredients for this Demon Halloween Cake: * Ready-to-use white fondant * Lemon Yellow icing color * Brown icing color * Red icing color * Black icing color * Copper icing color * Buttercream icing Tools: * 3-D Skull pan * rolling pin * roll & cut mat * Decorator brush set * Fondant/Gum paste tool … Read more

Easy Halloween Graveyard Cake

Homemade Halloween Graveyard Cake

I made a ¼ sheet cake with Devil’s food cake for this Halloween Graveyard Cake. The cookies are Vienna, and I took the icing out, and also dyed vanilla icing a light gray for the tombstone effect. I used sour gummy worms, and pumpkins. Then used coconut with light gray in the front, and dark … Read more

Coolest Homemade Graveyard Cake Ideas and Photos 3

I made this graveyard cake for my niece Meighan. She loves the movie Nightmare before Christmas. The moon is a homemade sucker with two dowels used to secure it to the cake. The “snow” was cotton candy. FYI: It doesnt last long on the cake so put it on at the last minute.t last long … Read more

Coolest Spooky Birthday Cake 38

Homemade Spooky Birthday Cake

My granddaughter decided she wanted a spooky party and asked me to make her a spooky birthday cake. I made 2 chocolate log tin cakes layered on top of each other. I then cut the roof section sloping back and front then iced it with purple butter icing. I cut up flat licorice into tiles … Read more

Cool Homemade Halloween Cake Design

Homemade Halloween Cake Design

This Halloween Cake Design was made by myself for a local youth group who had organized a party for the children in the area. The ideas came from talks held by myself and the youth team. The pumpkin cake was made from two sponges baked in pudding basins and filled with butter cream dyed grey … Read more

Coolest Homemade Halloween Cake

Homemade Halloween Cake

The base of this Halloween Cake is a 2 layer 12 inch cake. The bottom layer is yellow, and the top layer is chocolate. Wanted to mix it up a little bit. The house is made of an 8 inch cake that I cut up into 4 equal squares, and stacked the layers on top … Read more

Coolest Halloween Pumpkin Cake Design

Homemade Halloween Pumpkin Cake Design

I started with two boxes of spice cake mix, a 15 oz. can of pumpkin, two boxes of vanilla pudding, 6 eggs, 1 cup of water, 1 cup of canola oil, 3 tsp. of cinnamon and 1 tsp. of nutmeg. Then baked two bundt cakes from the mixture for 40 min. I then froze both … Read more

Coolest Pumpkin Cake

Homemade Pumpkin Cake

I made this Pumpkin Cake for the teachers during conferences. I used a boxed spice cake mix and added pumpkin puree and 3 eggs instead of water and oil. Then decorated with tinted frosting and made leaves out of fondant that I painted with food coloring.

Coolest Homemade Pumpkin Cake Ideas and Photos 6

This Jack OLantern pumpkin cake was from the Wilton pan & recipe. It is easy to bake following the Wilton directions (30 minutes exactly in the oven worked best) but I recommend using a white/yellow cake and not chocolate. The darker cake was much harder to decorate because of the crumbs and the dark cake … Read more

Coolest Homemade Pumpkin Cakes 10

My daughter turned 10 and we wanted to make something special. We created the whole casing, flowers etc. out of fondant, very easy to use. We copied the casing from pumpkin cakes pictures so as to make it look like a pumpkin. Make sure you have plenty of time to prepare the fondant colors ahead … Read more

Coolest Skull Birthday Cake

Homemade Skull Birthday Cake

This Skull Birthday Cake is for my 6 year old’s birthday cake that my husband made. It is made from two sheet cakes. The skull was cut out of one caje and bones from the other. He covered it in buttercream icing and then homemade fondant. It was a big hit!

Coolest Skull and Roses Cake

Homemade Skull and Roses Cake

I had a request to do either a skull or a set of drums on a cake and I chose the Skull and Roses Cake. I honestly didn’t come up with what I was going to do until tonight when I started making the cake. I baked a 9″ round two layer cake and iced … Read more

Coolest Homemade Witch Cake Photos and How-To Tips 2

For this Witch cake I used a Chocolate cake (three rounds). You frost two with chocolate icing, then crumble the third layer of the cake to resemble dirt and scatter on top of the frosted cake. (Its good if the frosting on the cake is in lumps, it better resembles a mound.) Tint marzipan or … Read more

Coolest Zulu Traditional Cake

Homemade Zulu Traditional Cake

I made this Homemade Zulu Traditional Cake for a colleague’s brother – he wanted this cake to thank his ancestors for his wealth which is a Zulu culture – and obviously have a party in the process. The cakes are from a pound cake recipe of mine covered in fondant. The black Zebra stripes are … Read more

Coolest Rocket/Patriotic Cake

Homemade Rocket/Patriotic Cake

I made this Rocket/Patriotic Cake for a friend who wanted to serve this cake right before a big fireworks show. Being a guy, he wanted something with a huge “wow” factor so a rocket was suggested. This cake was the largest cake I’ve ever made. Each tier was two layers–10″, 8″ and 6″. The cake … Read more