Coolest Caterpillar Cake for Grandson

Coolest Caterpillar Cake for Grandson

We had our hearts set on a  caterpillar cake for our grandson’s 2nd birthday so, after searching locally for ball pans without success we purchased Wilton Ball Pans online. Delivery was the biggest cost! Thinking we had never strayed from a recipe, we bought several cake mixes assuming test bakes would be required. To our … Read more

Colourful Caterpillar Cake

Colourful Caterpillar Cake

This is the first cake I ever made! Well, that was decorated, anyway. My daughter’s first birthday cake, we had her party combined with her Dedication. Everyone loved the caterpillar cake. My mother in law helped me bake and ice it. I probably found a picture on the internet for inspiration, being back in 2008, … Read more

Cool Homemade Green Caterpillar Birthday Cake

Homemade Caterpillar Birthday Cake

When my son turned 7 I was asked to prepare a cake for the “Bug” theme he had chosen. This cake was made with one box of white cake mix. I baked the cake in a bunt pan and after it cooled I cut it in half, then joined the two halves together on one … Read more

Coolest Caterpillar Cake

Homemade Caterpillar Cake

I really don’t know where the idea came from for a caterpillar cake! My daughter and I were trying to think of a theme for her son’s first birthday. I thought some kind of bug would be cute. I thought about a caterpillar. After looking through pictures of cakes, I decided I wanted a three … Read more

Coolest Caterpillar Cake from Baby Einstein

Homemade Caterpillar Cake from Baby Einstein

This Caterpillar Cake from Baby Einstein was a cake that was easy to make and super fun to decorate! It all started when I received a huge 1st birthday party pack for free with the Baby Einstein theme, so we decided to go with it for my son’s 1st birthday which was just right around … Read more

Cool Homemade Baby Einstein 1st Birthday Cake

Homemade  Baby Einstein 1st Birthday Cake

I made this Baby Einstein 1st Birthday Cake for my daughter’s 1st birthday. I used this site for inspiration. For the body of the cake I used box cake, chocolate and white (I was not sure which she would eat). I mixed the cake mix as directed on the box. Then baked in a glass … Read more

Cool Homemade Hungry Caterpillar Cake

Homemade Hungry Caterpillar Cake

This Hungry Caterpillar Cake was for my son’s 1st birthday. He has a caterpillar that he carries everywhere so it made sense that his first cake would be a copy of his best friend. I made the body using a bundt cake cut into sections iced with 2 shades of green icing. The sections are … Read more

Coolest Baby Einstein Caterpillar Cake Photos 4

For this Baby Einstein Caterpillar cake — each cake was a different flavor, chocolate, lemon, strawberry, orange and vanilla. I used Betty Crocker frosting with food coloring. I used 9-inched Wilton baking pans. I set the cake on a piece of 3/8″ plywood that was 2X 4′.X 4..

Coolest Baby Einstein Caterpillar Cake Photos 6

My son loves Baby Einstein, so I made this Baby Einstein caterpillar cake for his first birthday. I used the Wilton Sports Ball pan, and used packet mixes to make the cakes. I tried making my own recipe from scratch, but didnt get very good results using this pan. One packet mix made two half … Read more

Coolest Caterpillar Baby Einstein Cake Photos 9

My daughter was obsessed with Baby Einstein and so I wanted her to have a Baby Einstein cake. I searched the internet and found this site. My brother followed the instructions from the #2 cake already submitted here by Heather W. from TX. As a bonus he used the leftover batter and made 5 cupcakes … Read more

Coolest Homemade Baby Einstein Caterpillar Cakes 0

My son has an addiction with the Baby Einstein DVDs since he was three months old! So of course when his first birthday was coming up I knew what I was doing. Thing is I couldn’t find a Baby Einstein caterpillar cake I thought was cute enough to do. So I purchased all the items … Read more

Cool Homemade Happy Caterpillar Birthday Cake

Homemade Caterpillar Birthday Cake

I was inspired by this site to make my own Caterpillar Birthday Cake for my daughter’s first birthday party. It was actually really easy, but looks complicated and received a ton of compliments. I used the Wilton Sports Ball Pan, but you could easily use any oven-proof bowl that doesn’t have a flat bottom. Using … Read more

Coolest Caterpillar Birthday Cake

Homemade Caterpillar Birthday Cake

My little girl told me she wanted a Caterpillar birthday cake for her second birthday. I Googled till I saw a few pictures and then let my imagination go wild (maybe a little too wild!). I used a packet mix cake as I didn’t want to waste extra time if it all went wrong. To … Read more

Cute and Colorful Homemade Baby Einstein Caterpillar Cake

Homemade Baby Einstein Caterpillar Cake

This Baby Einstein Caterpillar Cake took about eight hours in which I felt like my arm and hand were going to fall off towards the end but I was so pleased with the outcome. I would also recommend making the frosting ahead of time and store them in disposable plastic containers so you can throw … Read more

Coolest Hungry Caterpillar Birthday Cake

Homemade Hungry Caterpillar Birthday Cake

I made this Hungry Caterpillar Birthday Cake for my son’s 1st birthday last January when there was big publicity for the Hungry Caterpillar story, celebrating it’s (40th?) anniversary. I still had some ready-made, ready-to-roll icing left over from the Christmas cake season, and used this to make the caterpillar. The cake is a basic sponge … Read more

Coolest Very Hungry Caterpillar Birthday Cake

Homemade Very Hungry Caterpillar Birthday Cake

This Very Hungry Caterpillar Birthday Cake was made using individual cupcakes which were dyed green inside with food colouring (to make it all the more caterpillary) covered in rolled icing to make the body and head, and a basic sponge cake mixture for the base, cut into a strawberry shape. There is homemade strawberry jam … Read more

Coolest Homemade Catterpillar Childrens Birthday Cake Ideas 4

This cake I came up with after looking at another childrens birthday cake on this site. Like the others I used the Wiltons sports ball pan to make the half circles. I wanted different textures like you would have on a real caterpillar so that is what you see with all the “spikey’s.” I placed … Read more

Coolest Baby Einstein Caterpillar Cake Photos 5

Heres another Baby Einstein Caterpillar cake to add to the wonderful cake gallery. We used the Wilton’s half dome cake pans. We actually used 3 simple (Duncan Hines moist deluxe) white-boxed cake mixes— 1 per every 2 domes (you end up with an extra dome). Everyone asked for the recipe for the white cake. Then … Read more

Coolest Baby Einstein Caterpillar Cake Photos 7

My son loved watching Baby Einstein movies; in fact its the only thing he’d watch! His favorite by far was the caterpillar. So for his first birthday I decided to have the Baby Einstein theme, but like others, I had a really hard time finding anything with the caterpillar, especially when it came to the … Read more

Coolest Caterpillar Baby Einstein Cake Photos 10

I wanted to make my son a Baby Einstein cake for his 1st birthday since he loves Baby Einstein so much. I found this site and the first design was my inspiration! I loved the 3 Dimensional look so I decided to take on the challenge. I bought 6 boxes of cake mix and the … Read more

Coolest Homemade Baby Einstein Caterpillar Cakes 1

My son has an addiction with the Baby Einstein DVDs since he was three months old! So of course when his first birthday was coming up I knew what I was doing. Thing is I couldn’t find a Baby Einstein caterpillar cake I thought was cute enough to do. So I purchased all the items … Read more