Patriotic Cake for Army Retiree

Patriotic Cake for Army Retiree

The best part about making this cake was who it was for, An Army retiree. Fondant was a big part of this cake. Every layer smoothed on. Then the task of making the criss cross pattern on each layer and putting the little gold stars on all the points with tweezers. The flag down the … Read more

Coolest 4th of July Birthday Bash Cake

Coolest 4th of July Birthday Bash Cake

I made this cake for a friend’s 4th of July  birthday bash.  She loved it!  It was the first time I tried adding coloring to the cake mix before baking.  I colored some of the tiers red, white then blue.  If I could do it again, I would have stacked to differently. In the bottom … Read more

Coolest Patriotic Flag Cake

Coolest Patriotic Flag Cake

I found this fabulous ‘flag’ cake idea on-line and then added my own special touches to make it a truly a unique cake that was raved about my everyone!!! The cake is made by baking 1 large blue cake (I used 14″ pan); 1 each smaller white and red cakes (10″ pans); and 1 each … Read more

Coolest Navy One Cake

Coolest Navy One Cake

Last spring I was asked to make a cake for a young man who had just graduated from high school and had joined the military.  He had enlisted for 8 years in the Navy and was leaving for boot camp in a few days. Wow!  What an honor to be asked to make a cake … Read more

Coolest Flag of Brazil Cake

Coolest Flag of Brazil Cake

This flag of Brazil cake was made for a special missionary service at my church. The missionary was from Brazil so they asked me if I could do a flag of Brazil.  It is a half sheet cake which is half chocolate half yellow cake with green butter cream icing. I used my Cricut cake to cut … Read more

Most Delicious and Easy American Flag Cake

Most Delicious and Easy American Flag Cake

For our son’s Cub Scout Blue and Gold Celebration there is a Father/Son Bake-Off every year. This year they decided to make the yummiest and easiest American Flag Cake together. The cake-making process has to be completed by the father’s and son’s only, without any motherly input…including the kitchen clean-up! The cake is made from … Read more

Coolest Army Patriotic Cake

Homemade Army Patriotic Cake

This cake takes some time to make, so be patient. I first purchased the staggered tier cake stand from Wilton. The first day I took Wilton fondant (white) and colored the fondant green and rolled it out to make the grass. Then I carefully placed it over the bottom of the stand (prior to putting … Read more

Coolest American Flag Cake

Homemade American Flag Cake

This is an American Flag cake that I made for an ROTC event for my daughter, Jessica. The cake has exactly 50 stars and 13 strips beginning and ending with red.

Coolest Brazilian Flag Cake

Homemade Brazilian Flag Cake

I made this Brazilian Flag Cake for Father’s Day during the world cup games. My family is from Brazil so I made the Brazilian flag and added 5 stars, as that is how many world cup championships they have. The cake was vanilla with buttercream and fondant to decorate.

Coolest Zanzibar Cake

Homemade Zanzibar Cake

Hi, my name is Aliasger and am from Zanzibar, a small island in the Indian ocean. My island is a historical one with show doors, spices and coconut trees so I tried to make this Zanzibar Cake showing my island’s beauty.

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

Coolest Uncle Sam Hat Cake

Homemade Uncle Sam Hat Cake

I bake a 9″ x 13″ cake and cut it to make the Uncle Sam Hat cake. There was some cutting and pasting involved. Then I used the star tip to decorate it in red, white and blue and star tipped the stars.

Coolest Canada Cake Design

Homemade Canada Cake Design

I made this Homemade Canada Cake Design for my History class. It’s a white cake with purple butter-cream icing in the middle. I covered the cake with marshmallow fondant, which I made by melting marshmallows in the microwave with a little water then added powdered sugar to it, then I took extra fondant and colored … Read more

Coolest Air Force Emblem Cake

Air Force Emblem Cake

I made this Air Force emblem cake when my husband tested Master Sargent in the Air Force. He did not make Msgt, but others in his Shop did so we still took it for the celebration. I had no pan, I just winged it on the shape from pictures I had of the actual stripes. … Read more

Cool Homemade Patriotic Birthday Cake

Red, White & Blue Stars Forever

I was asked to do a patriotic birthday cake for a person having her 75th birthday, which happens to be on the 4th of July. The plate takes away from the cake a bit, but I think it was still cute. We made the cake in a star cake pan. We frosted it with white … Read more

Coolest Homemade 4th of July Cake for a BBQ

Homemade 4th of July Cake

I got this idea for a 4th of July Cake from a blog. I decided to give it a try for a BBQ with friends. I must say at first it looked really hard and did not think I could make but let me reassure you it is quite easy. I wish I could say … Read more

Coolest South Korea Birthday Cake

Homemade South Korea Birthday Cake

I made this Chocolate Mousse Birthday Cake for my Auntie Jee-Hee. She is from South Korea, so I decorated the cake using the South Korean flag and “happy birthday” in Korean. I made a classic chocolate sponge cake, which I cut into three thin layers after cooling. For the filling I made a French dark … Read more

Coolest Sgt Major Cake

Homemade Sgt. Major Cake

This is a USMC Sergeant Major Chevron Cake that I made for a friend who recently got promoted and was having a party. It’s a full marbled sheet cake trimmed down to the correct size. The icing is buttercream made with half almond extract and half clear imitation vanilla. I did the red stripes first … Read more

Coolest Patriotic Birthday Cake

Homemade Patriotic Birthday Cake

I made this Patriotic birthday cake for my niece’s birthday. They asked for a red, white and blue theme since it was close to fourth of July. I made a 2 layer 10 inch cake and a 2 layer 8 inch cake both chocolate. I filled it with buttercream and covered them both with mmf. … Read more

Coolest American Flag-Shaped 4th of July Cakes 0

My husband is in the Army and while we were stationed overseas we had a party to celebrate the 4th of July. I was asked to make the 4th of July cakes and came up with this design. The cake was baked in an 11×15 pan. I then iced it with butter cream icing, dyed … Read more

Coolest Red Neck Birthday Cake

Homemade Red Neck Birthday Cake

I made this Redneck Birthday cake for my sister because she is the most redneck girl I know. It was Texas-shaped and draped with a confederate flag, all in fondant.

Coolest Air Force Cake

Homemade Air Force Cake

This air force cake I made for a family friend who was soon to be leaving to the air force. His mother wanted something partiotic so I thought the flag was the most patriotic thing I could think of. The cake itself is a vanilla chocolate chip cake with a vanilla buttercream, baked on a … Read more

Coolest Memorial Day Cake

Homemade Memorial Day Cake

This is a yellow cake with chocolate icing adorned by a pair of combat boots draped with the American Flag. The flag is a full 13 stripe / 50 star flag. I made this to celebrate the sacrifice that our service men and women have made for our freedom. We had the veterans cut the … Read more