Life is Beachy – 4th of July Cake

Beach Birthday Cake

This is a fun cake, a non traditional 4th of July theme. The coolest part is the shark in the water! This cake was actually brought to a beach celebration. This is a fairly simple cake to make. However, most of the fondant decorations need to be made in advance. Such as, the hammock, which … Read more

Coolest Homemade All Edible Beach Birthday Cake

Coolest Beach Birthday Cake

I baked a simple layer cake, iced with butter cream and decorated with goldfish crackers, gummy sea life creatures, teddy graham crackers.  Beach towels are made from Fruit Stripe gum and floats for bears are gummy life savers. The “sand” is made from crushed vanilla wafers. I cut a hole in the top layer of … Read more

Coolest Beach Birthday Cake

It was son to be my dad’s birthday. I love making cakes and only need an excuse to get baking so I had a think what to make for him, they were going on holiday in a month’s time so I thought it would be a great idea to make a holiday cake. I started by … Read more

Surf’s Up Cake For A Beach Lover!

Surf's Up Cake For A Beach Lover!

This is a double layer sheet cake. I crumb coated it then went back with a layer of white frosting. I cut the “cookies” in different lengths to represent a beach fence and glued them to the side of the cake with additional frosting where necessary. I did learn however, that this should be your last step … Read more

Enchanted Fairy Island Birthday Cake

Enchanted Fairy Island Birthday Cake

“Fairies and pirates, pixie dust and buried treasures… how do I capture that in a cake?” That was all I could think of in my jet lagged, exhausted head. My daughter’s 4th birthday party was 3 days away, and I had just landed after a 24h flight, and was devising a strategy on how to prepare … Read more

Cool Homemade Beach Party Cake

Coolest Beach Party Cake

This was a beach party cake for my niece and nephew.  It is a 2 layer cake. I carved out a spot for the swimming pool and filled it with partially set blue jello gelatin.  The beach sand is crushed graham crackers mixed with a little white granulated sugar.  I piped little outfits onto teddy … Read more

Coolest Beach Cake

Homemade Beach Cake

My friends had recently gotten back from a holiday in Thailand so we had a joint belated birthday party for them. I’d like to thank all the previous ‘beach cake’ submissions on this site as I combined a whole heap of information and ideas from them all to come up with this one! The cake … Read more

Coolest Beach Birthday Cake Idea

Homemade Beach Birthday Cake Idea

My son wanted “a beach” for his birthday, so here is the result of my Beach Birthday Cake Idea. I started by baking a standard Devil’s Food chocolate cake. I iced it as soon as it was cool with cream cheese frosting that I made (it’s 3 oz cream cheese, a little milk, and 2 … Read more

Coolest Surfer Joe Birthday Cake

Homemade Surfer Joe Birthday Cake

I baked this surfer Joe birthday cake for my daughter’s boyfriend’s 20th birthday. He is an avid surfer so this was perfect for him. He loved it so much he didn’t want to cut it! But we did and it was delicious! I used a 9x12x2 pan, a 2 cup Pyrex bowl and one box … Read more

Unique Birthday Cake Ideas for a Beach Theme Party 0

For my sons first birthday I had a Fun in the Sun theme. So I thought it would be fitting to have an ocean cake. My husband made a cake bored for me that had a moat around the center cake. I used eight cake mixes for the entire cake. For the sand castle part … Read more

Coolest Homemade Beach Cake Ideas and Photos 5

I planned a beach themed birthday party and thought this beach cake would be perfect. First I prepared a round cake following the directions of whichever cake flavor you choose. After the cake is cooled I cut a jelly bean shaped hole on one half of the cake through the first layer of cake. I … Read more

Coolest Littlest Pet Shop Beach Scene Cake Idea

Homemade Littlest Pet Shop Beach Scene Cake Idea

My oldest daughter was turning 10 in July and wanted at least a 2 tiered cake for her birthday and she loves Littlest pet shop,(she owns at least 100 of the pets) so we went online and got some neat Littlest Pet Shop Beach Scene Cake Ideas to look like the beach and use the … Read more