Pretty Butterfly Cake for Twin Girls

Pretty Butterfly Cake for Twin Girls

My twin girls wanted a butterfly themed cake. I found a couple years ago, cake decorating is a lot of fun so I have been making their cakes. My imagination was all over the place however it stopped with a two layer cake covered in green & white marble fondant. I rolled a small amount … Read more

Cool Birthday Cake

Cool Birthday Cake

I made this cake for my sister. It was the first real fondant cake I had made. I tried to include all her favorite things. She loves frogs, so I have him holding her birthday sign. Another of her favorites are Johnny Jumpups. They were a bit tricky to make. The purple spikes took some … Read more

Spring Theme Cake

Spring Theme Cake

I started by making cake balls, by using a cake pop pan.  I used a box of white cake mix and I added a package of vanilla pudding mix to the batter and I also used milk instead of water, and I used whole eggs instead of egg whites because I knew I’d be tinting … Read more

Coolest Tranquil Garden Cake

This tranquil garden cake was made for a co-worker who is an avid gardener. The cake is made of 2 sheet cakes, and covered in butter cream frosting. The walkway, pond lining and birds are fondant. The other accents are candy melts. Everything is edible! This was the “before” photo. Just before it was presented, … Read more

Easy Gardener’s Cake

My poor husband was away on business for 2 weeks over his birthday. I’m not sure who had it worse, him alone on his birthday, or me alone with the waking-in-the-night 6 year old! Anyway, I made him a cake on return to make up for it. It was quite quick and easy. I made … Read more

Coolest Pond Birthday Cake

Coolest Pond Birthday Cake

I really enjoyed making this pond birthday cake , it was for an 80 year old man. I was given a hand drawn picture of an idea they had George loved sitting in the garden by his pond and the rest was left to my devices. I started by making different shaped flower pots out … Read more

Coolest Butterfly Garden Cake

Coolest Butterfly Garden Cake

This Butterfly garden cake was created for a sweet girl that loves bright bold colors. Her main request was bright fun flowers. The cakes were made in flavors of chocolate, vanilla and strawberry so that everyone would have a choice once it was cut. The cake is covered in butter cream, not fondant and all the flowers … Read more

Coolest House And Garden Birthday Cake

Homemade House And Garden Birthday Cake

My niece was turning 7 and asked if I could make her a birthday cake. Her instructions were: a house, a garden, a rabbit, a snail, a rainbow, AND the cake had to be PINK inside. NO PROBLEM! So this House And Garden Birthday Cake is the creation I came up with. I baked a … Read more

Cute Homemade Garden Birthday Cake for my Daughter

Homemade Garden Birthday Cake

My mother-in-law made this Homemade Garden Birthday Cake for my daughter. It was a big hit at her recent 1st birthday party! The theme was a big number 1 pulling a red wagon with flowers. We wanted the theme from the napkins, plates, etc. to continue with the cake. So, I found a miniature red … Read more

Coolest Homemade Garden Cake Ideas and Photos 0

This is a regular cake mix cake. I frosted it liberally with light blue buttercream. For the bee I found a cute bee online and printed out the picture. I cut the bee out and used a toothpick to trace around him. I frosted him with various colors of royal icing. The flowers were freehand. … Read more

Cool Homemade Flower Garden Cake

Homemade Flower Garden Cake

I made this flower gardencake for my 7 year old who asked for a flower cake. My first idea came from this site where a window box flower cake was submitted.  I did thick sugar cookies for the flowers and caterpillar. I stuck the sticks in the cookies right after I took them out of … Read more

Cool Homemade Garden Scene Birthday Cake

Homemade Garden Birthday Cake

This garden birthday cake was made for my very first order. It was a chocolate cake made from a recipe that my grandmother passed down. The cake is very very soft. I didn’t sandwich it. I made the well, the butterflies and the ducks a couple of days before with Marshmallow fondant and kept it … Read more

Coolest Daisy And Ladybug Birthday Cake

Homemade Daisy And Ladybug Birthday Cake

This Daisy And Ladybug Birthday Cake was a cake request I had for a 5 year old little girl’s birthday. I found a picture of a cake similar to this online to use as a guide. I made the cake using 2 12 inch round pans. I filled the 2 layers with my homemade buttercream. … Read more

Coolest Homemade Garden Birthday Cake

Homemade Garden Birthday Cake

I made this Garden birthday cake for a friend who’s father was turning 70 years old. He loves to garden. I used gum paste to make each veggie and the garden signs. I colored small pieces of the gum paste with food coloring. I molded each veggie by hand. I laid them out to dry … Read more

Cool Homemade Garden Birthday Cake

Homemade Garden Birthday Cake

I made this Garden Birthday Cake for my father in law’s birthday. I used large Popsicle sticks for the fence. I made pumpkins, cabbages, squash and carrots. I put flowers on the outside of the fence. I put a tractor on the outside. I used two layers of square cakes. It was a big hit … Read more

Coolest Butterfly And Flower Cake

Homemade Butterfly And Flower Cake

To do the butterfly and flower cake for my daughter’s birthday, I had to buy a butterfly cake mold. So I went on EBay and got a used one for pretty cheap. I used twenty six cupcakes for the flower. I used three yellow cake mixes. I had to mix six different icing colors. For … Read more

Coolest Gramma’s Garden Cake

Homemade  Gramma's Garden Cake

I made this Gramma’s Garden Cake for my Mother-in-law who loves to grow a garden every year with my daughters. The back part of the cake with the trees, is devil’s food cake (a 9×13 inch cake cut in half and stacked) with an Oreo cookie filling and topped with butter cream frosting. I made … Read more

Coolest Garden With Animals Birthday Cake

Homemade Garden With Animals Birthday Cake

I decided to make a Homemade Garden With Animals Birthday Cake for my daughter’s first birthday since she loves animals and flowers. I made a 4 inch cake made of carrot and chocolate and placed a filling in between layers. I then covered the cake with a thin layer of buttercream icing and pink fondant. … Read more

Cool Homemade Bugs Cake

Bugs Cake

My son wanted a bugs cake. I made the darkest chocolate cake I could, added dark chocolate frosting, ground up Oreo cookies for the dirt topping and found the ugliest worms and bugs I could (at the dollar store).

Coolest Garden Party Cake

Homemade Garden Party Cake

This Garden Party Cake is a 10-8-6 inch yellow cake iced with green tinted buttercream icing. All of the flowers, bow, lady bugs and bees are made with fondant. The open flowers were shaped by letting dry on an upside down shotglass. The bees and lady bugs were painted with black paste food coloring. The … Read more

Coolest Garden Scene Cake Recipes 0

I made this cake for my grandpas 81st birthday- he loves gardening so I thought a garden cake would be a nice idea. I found cake recipes for sponge cakes and baked two square ones, cut one of them in half and placed the whole and half sponge cake together to make a rectangle. I … Read more

Coolest Butterfly and Flowers Birthday Cake

Homemade Butterfly and Flowers Birthday Cake

I made this Butterfly and Flowers Birthday Cake for a friend’s daughter’s 3rd birthday. I made 2 different sized round chocolate cakes and covered them in buttercream and pale pink fondant (sugarpaste). I made white fondant (sugarpaste) and I used cutters to cut out her name, age, three butterflies and lots and lots of flowers … Read more

Cool Homemade Flower Garden Scene Cake

Homemade  Flower Garden Cake

I made this Flower Garden Cake for my daughter’s 3rd birthday cake. It is a 1 1/2 batch butter cake tinted pink with food colouring and baked in a non-stick baking pan. I got the idea for this cake from another cake on this website (Garden 04) – thanks for the inspiration Ginger D. I … Read more

Coolest Garden Scene Cake Recipes 1

These cakes were for my one year old sons birthday party. They actually turned out even better than I had hoped! I actually used Hostess Sno-balls for the cake recipes and then just star-tipped the frosting on them. It was much easier than cooking a lot of little cakes. We used mini-M&Ms for the face … Read more