Amazing Homemade Jungle Cake with a Waterfall

Final view of the cake at the venue!

I made this Jungle cake for a 1-year-old birthday boy.  His parents wanted a jungle themed cake and left the ideas and designs up to me.  I came up with the idea of making a waterfall in the center of the jungle cake.  I never had any formal training in cake decorating. I learned through … Read more

Cute Kermit on a Waterfall Cake

Cute Kermit on a Waterfall Cake

I made this cute Kermit on a waterfall cake for a little girl’s birthday. After about a month of going back and forth about what kind of cake she wanted we were scrolling through Pinterest and saw a Kermit the Frog cake and that was it. Her mind was made up. So, about a week … Read more

Imagination Gone Wild Safari Cake

Imagination Gone Wild Safari Cake

This was my son’s 1st birthday cake, so it had to be awesome!  I started working on the animals a week before the cake.  I took my time and had fun with each character.  My son absolutely loved each one.  Every time we walked by them, he would point excitedly and giggle with that adorable … 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

Coolest Rain Forest Baby Shower Cake

I got a message from a mother who was giving her daughter a Baby Shower.  She said they decorated the baby’s room like a Rain Forest.  So she asked if I could do something like that. I told her I’d do my best, so first thing I did was see what was in a rain forest. … Read more

Sweetest Unicorn and Gazebo 1st Birthday Cake

Sweetest Unicorn and Gazebo 1st Birthday Cake

I made this sweetest Unicorn and Gazebo 1st birthday cake  for my middle granddaughter Morgan’s birthday. Her party was in a park with a gazebo and her Mommy had chosen a Unicorn theme. Her birthday is Halloween, but Mommy doesn’t want that to be the theme of her birthdays. It actually got quite cold the day … Read more

Coolest Dora Waterfall Birthday Cake

Coolest Dora Waterfall Birthday Cake

A friend came to me and asked me to bake a cake for a little girl whose family was having a hard time financially. I wanted her cake to be something that would leave her in awe and give her memories for years to come. When I found out she loved Dora, I knew I … Read more

Coolest Jungle Birthday Cake

Coolest Jungle Birthday Cake

I have tried making this kind of jungle cake a few times, it is a copy of another one I saw online. I took some of the ideas and changed things a little. This cake took a very long time especially with all the little animals made out of gum paste, at least an hour … Read more

Coolest Waterfall Camping Cake

Coolest Waterfall Camping Cake

This waterfall camping cake was conceptualized and created by my 11 year old son,Robert. Every year we would make a cake for his cub scout Blue and Gold banquet for a cake auction. Pack 81 out of Chelmsford Massachusetts would have this auction as a fundraiser for the local food pantry. All proceeds would go directly to the pantry. … Read more

Coolest Go Diego Go Jungle Waterfall Cake

Coolest Go Diego Go Jungle Waterfall Cake

My son Apollo is currently infatuated with Go Diego Go so that was the theme for his birthday. I love to put in effort for my kids cakes so I made it myself. Chose to make an easy caramel cake for two reasons: the cake itself isn’t like boxed cakes that boast super moist (not sturdy), it … Read more

Coolest Fairy World Cake

Coolest Fairy World Cake

Since I have four boys…I never pass up the opportunity to make a girlie cake for my wonderful niece! This fairy world cake was her 5th birthday cake. Since she liked Tinkerbell at the time, we went with a “fairy world” themed cake. It is a two tier round cake, with the top tier set … Read more

Coolest Waterfall Birthday Cake

Homemade Luau Waterfall Birthday Cake

This Waterfall Birthday Cake was for my daughter’s first birthday. It was made of 2 layers and had a waterfall made of piping gel and Wilton colorings in teal and sky blue. Everything on the cake is edible except for the small doll and leaves on the palms (which were purchased at a local party … Read more

Coolest Waterfall Birthday Cake

Homemade Waterfall Birthday Cake

My daughter wanted a Waterfall Birthday Cake with a surfer girl on top for her sixth birthday. On the bottom, I did 2 nine inch round cakes with pudding for the filling. On the top, I did one 6 inch round. Had some fun with the frosting, and that was it! I’ve done lots of … Read more

Coolest Waterfall Jungle Birthday Cake

Homemade  Waterfall Jungle Birthday Cake

I love looking at cakes here and get lots of great ideas from it. My nieces wanted a jungle them and loved the animals. I used a 9×13 pan for the bottom of the Waterfall Jungle Birthday Cake. I used two 8×8 pans but didn’t fill them up to where I usually would so the … Read more

Coolest Homemade Waterfall Cake

Homemade Waterfall Cake

This was a waterfall cake I made for my nephew’s 2nd birthday. I used two vanilla cake mixes in one 9×13 pan and one small oval pan. I made three batches of icing (9 cups), filled both cakes with lemon pie filling and attached the oval cake to one end of the rectangular cake using … Read more

Coolest Jungle Birthday Cake

Homemade Jungle Birthday Cake

I made this Jungle Birthday Cake for my son’s Safari themed 5th Birthday party. I baked an 11×15 cake for the base, 9 inch round and 6 inch round. The piece to the right was a 1/4 cut from a 9 inch round. I leveled and crumb coated all cakes the night before decorating. I … Read more

Cool Homemade Waterfall and Tinkerbell Cake

Homemade Waterfall Cake

We (Laura and Amy) created this waterfall cake after the pictures we saw from this website. We also added a waterfall and pond. We used a set of Tinkerbell figure-ines purchased at Disney store. We actually did a “practice cake” first to work out all the bugs. Then we attempted the finished produce the day … Read more

Cool Homemade Diego Birthday Cake

Homemade Diego Birthday Cake

My son loves Diego so I wanted to make him a Diego Birthday Cake for his 3rd birthday. I made 2 13 by 9 cake mixes and put them together. Then made a bundt cake and put it at the end of the cake. For the water I got piping gel and dyed it blue. … Read more

Coolest Waterfall Birthday Cake

Homemade Go Diego Go Waterfall Birthday Cake

My son wanted a Diego party so the first thing I did was come on to this website for some great ideas. I saw a Waterfall Birthday Cake already posted on here and then added some of my own ideas to it. I added a third layer of cake. The first layer had the waterfall … Read more

Coolest Homemade Waterfall Birthday Cake

Homemade Waterfall Birthday Cake

This is the Waterfall cake I made for my son’s first birthday. I looked everywhere for the perfect cake but couldn’t find a tiered scene cake anywhere, so I decided to create my own. I combined a few ideas I got from the volcano and waterfall cake designs, but the rest I came up with … Read more

Coolest Waterfall Cake

Homemade Waterfall Cake

My daughter asked for a “nature cake” for her 9th birthday. I already knew I wanted to do some kind of waterfall and I happened to find a cheap pack of animals at the store which even included a couple of trees and rocks. I used a simple from-scratch yellow cake recipe but doubled it. … Read more

Coolest Waterfall Cake

Waterfall Cake

I made this waterfall cake for my friend’s son who wanted a green cake and likes turtles. This cake is a combo of ideas from the cakes in the “Safari section” and the “Waterfall section” of this site! I baked two cakes. The back end of the cake is higher, creating a hilltop effect for … Read more

Coolest Waterfall Cake

Homemade Waterfall Cake

I have been making homemade cakes for about a year now and have thoroughly enjoyed it! This homemade waterfall cake was for my bridal shower which was a Luau theme. I got the idea from this site and decided that I really didn’t want all the palm trees, monkeys and hula girls since I thought … Read more

Coolest Waterfall Cake

Waterfall Cake

I love this website. I’m a beginner at cake decorating and it has given me the best ideas. This waterfall cake is a compilation of a lot of the luau cake ideas. I used one 12 inch cake for the bottom, then two 10 inch cakes and two more 6 inch cakes for the top. … Read more