Awesome Homemade Fire Truck Cake With Chocolate Ladder

Homemade Fire Truck Cake

I made this Fire Truck Cake for my littlest boy who just turned three!! 1x white chocolate mud cake into an 18cm square tin (7cm deep). 1x vanilla cake into a 20x30cm rectangle tin. The recipes I used were both Donna Hay ones – Melt & Mix White Chocolate Mud Cake and Melt & Mix … Read more

Awesome Homemade Dalmatian Fire Truck Cake

dalmatian fire truck cake

I made this fun dalmatian fire truck cake for a friend’s little boy’s birthday party. I truly put a lot of heart into making this cake, as the boy’s father had passed away not even a year earlier. This was his first birthday without his dad, and I wanted to create something that would make him … Read more

22 Fire Engine Birthday Cake Designs


If you are looking to make a perfect cake to surprise a hero firefighter, or your son who dreams to become one, take a look at these cool Fire Engine Birthday Cakes. Let everyone have a slice of your beautiful heroic cake! 1. Coolest Firetruck Retirement Cake This Firetruck Retirement Cake was actually made by … Read more

Cool Firefighter Helmet Cake

Cool Firefighter Helmet Cake

My son complained because I was making birthday cakes for my granddaughters, but haven’t made him one. Since he is a firefighter, I decided to make him a firefighter helmet cake. I baked the cake in a round oven proof bowl. For the rim on top, I used marzipan. To make it look like a … Read more

Coolest Firefighter’s Birthday Cake

Coolest Firefighter's Birthday Cake

My sister’s co-worker asked me to make a birthday cake for her 18 year old son who was a firefighter. She originally sent me a picture of a helmet cake that she had found on line but told me that she really was open to something else if I could come up with a cool design. … Read more

Coolest Fire Fighter Cake Ever

Coolest Fire Fighter Cake Ever

This fire fighter cake was simple to make. I started with a simple chocolate cake with a butter cream center. Then added chocolate frosting to cover the cake. I dripped my  knife in to hot water before applying it to the cake so the frosting looked more like fondant. Then I piped green frosting on … Read more

Fun Homemade Fire Truck Cake With Candy Decorations

Coolest Fire Truck Cake

This fire truck cake turned out to be simpler than I had anticipated. The most difficult part was getting the correct color of red without having it taste bitter. I ended up using a LOT of dye and mixing different tints to finally get it right.  This did make the frosting a little moister than … Read more

Coolest Structure Fire Birthday Cake

Homemade Structure Fire Birthday Cake

I wanted to make my fire captain boyfriend something different for his birthday. I have made the fire truck and other fire department “significant others” made the other cakes that I found online. SOOOO… I got my creative juices flowing. For this homemade structure fire birthday cake I used homemade pound cake and homemade cream … Read more

Cool Firetruck Cake with Dutch Cocoa Cookie Wheels

Homemade Firetruck Cake

I modeled my Firetruck Cake after the coolest birthday cake #29 and used their design for inspiration. I made 3 9×13 cakes. The bottom and middle layer were cut in half vertically and measured about 6×8. I put one half in front of the other to make a ~6×16 firetruck bottom. I also cut the … Read more

Coolest Fire Truck Cake Design

Homemade Fire Truck Cake Design

We used three cake mixes– a chocolate and a vanilla stacked for the base and a vanilla cut in half and stacked upright for the front for this Homemade Fire Truck Cake Design, baked in standard 9 x 12 rectangular cake pans. We used sandwich cookies for the wheels, licorice for the hoses and dots … Read more

Cool Homemade Fire Truck Cake Design

Homemade Fire Truck Cake Design

This Fire Truck Cake Design is a birthday cake I did for my 16 year old nephew’s birthday. It is 3 layers of yellow cake with buttercream frosting. The “hoses” on the roof are black licorice, the “lights” are chewing gum and the dog, boots, hat and fire hydrant are candles. I did the windows … Read more

Coolest Fire Truck Kids Cakes and Preparation Tips 5

For my sons second birthday I made a fire engine cake using several kids cakes ideas from this site as well as others. I started by baking a 9×13 in yellow sheet cake which I froze for a few hours to make cutting the various pieces a little easier. I then cut and stacked the … Read more

Coolest Fire Truck Kids Cakes and Preparation Tips 8

For my sons second birthday I did a fire truck cake. I baked it with a regular loaf pan for the main part of the truck. A mini loaf pan for the top. The tires were the bottom of cupcakes, painted with black frosting. Candy was used for the different parts of the fire truck. … Read more

Coolest Homemade Fire Truck Cake Ideas 10

I made this fire truck cake for my nieces 3rd birthday. She wanted an orange fire truck cake. Her wish is my command so I set out to do just that! I looked on this website for ideas. I used a 9×13 sheet cake as well as one baked in a loaf pan. I cut … Read more

Coolest Fireman Helmet Cake

Fireman Helmet Cake

By making this Fireman helmet cake I bought a two pound tub of red fondant and used almost a full pound. I used boxed cake mix from the store for each layer but added an extra egg and spoon size scoop of sour cream to give it more body. You can bake the cake itself … Read more

Fire Truck Cake

Fire Truck Cake 27

My son insisted on a fire truck cake for his 3rd birthday. I found some ideas here, then figured out how to do it myself. I used one box of chocolate cake mix (with one extra egg and a teaspoon of vanilla to make it taste more homemade) to bake two loaf cakes. I cut … Read more

Awesome Homemade Fireman Sam Fire House and Fire Engine Cake

Homemade Fire Engine Cake

This Fire Engine Cake was made for my little boy’s 3rd birthday, as he was obsessed with Fireman Sam. We already had several large and small fire engine toys, so it was a process of putting them all together and choosing which aspects from each toy I could use. Initially I baked a 30x30cm chocolate … Read more

Firetruck Cake

Firetruck Cake to the Rescue

This Fire Truck Cake took FOREVER!!! For the truck… I made my own marshmallow fondant frosting and used the fondant for the white cab, the black windows, and all the black and gray accents you see – even the hose. The red is a butter cream frosting, I used an entire jar of Wilton’s no-taste … Read more

Coolest Fire Truck Birthday Cake

Homemade Fire Truck Birthday Cake

My 2 year old son is obsessed with fire trucks! He requested a fire truck cake for his birthday and mom came through with a great Fire Truck birthday cake. Before starting the cake, I constructed a platform to raise it up off the cake board. I did this to give it the illusion that … Read more

Coolest Fire Truck Kids Cakes and Preparation Tips 6

This is one of those kids cakes thats easy to prepare! Using large loaf tins I baked two chocolate cakes. For this cake I used a Hershey’s chocolate cake recipe from their site. I placed the two loaf cakes end to end to form the body of the truck (cut off a couple of inches). … Read more

Coolest Fire Truck Kids Cakes and Preparation Tips 9

Jesse, my #3 grandson, wanted a firetruck for his second birthday. I did a lot of research for kids cakes, but didnt find many I liked, so I just made it up as I went.t find many I liked, so I just made it up as I went.

Coolest Homemade Fire Truck Cake Ideas 11

I found this cake on the Family Fun website. It was really an easy cake to assemble. I had to buy the red frosting because it was incredibly difficult to avoid a pink fire engine just using food coloring!