Coolest Baby Dragon Cake

Coolest Baby Dragon Cake

I made a momma and a baby dragon cake and I entered them as a whole unit for a cake competition in April, winning a blue and best use of color award. I was thrilled with the baby, so that is why I am sharing him. Baby Dragon Cake Assembly Instructions I used chocolate modeling … Read more

Magical Unicorn Cake

Magical Unicorn Cake

This was a unicorn cake I made for a cake competition. I included pictures of her before I dusted her with the luster dust I made, as well as pictures of her after. Unicorn Cake Instructions I built the plastic stand to draw the horse out (notice full size drawing and then body board template). … Read more

Cool Princess Castle Birthday Cake

Cool Princess Castle Birthday Cake

My daughter wanted a pink and blue castle birthday cake for her 11th birthday. I’m a stay at home mother so baking cakes is normal, but to stack and decorate cakes is an act of love and means being up all night. Making the Castle Birthday Cake The bottom layers of the cake are chocolate … Read more

Sweet Castle Birthday Cake for Twins

Sweet Castle Birthday Cake for Twins

I made this castle cake for my Twin Girls on their 5th B-day. They wished to have a Princess Castle and I did everything I could to make their wish come true. This cake was made of two different-flavored cakes. The bottom one is called Moskva Snite and it takes a day to make. It … Read more

Cool 3D Sculpted Sword Cake

Cool 3D Sculpted Sword Cake

This was my first 3D sculpted cake and I’ll tell you what, it’s not as easy as Google search how-to-guides say they are! This took more hours to create than it did potty training my 4 year old. This cake was a life-size replica of the Zar’roc sword from the Eragon movie. It was a … Read more

Cool Castle Wedding Cake

Cool Castle Wedding Cake

I made this castle cake for a friend’s wedding. The cake is made up of five 14 inch round cakes and five 8 inch round cakes. The castle was made up of turrets made out of circular cardboard tubes wrapped up in pink fondant. The body of the castle is made up of cake and … Read more

Magical 5th Birthday Princess Castle Cake

Magical 5th Birthday Princess Castle Cake

My daughter’s 5th birthday was coming up and she wanted a princess theme party with the works! I searched around endlessly for a Princess castle cake and the prices were ridiculous, so I took on the challenge to make my first castle cake. I proceeded to start my online search for DYI princess castle cakes … Read more

Sweetest Disney Princess Castle Cake

Sweetest Disney Princess Castle Cake

Our granddaughter was turning three and she was all about princesses and castles, so it was fitting that she have a princess castle cake for her birthday. She loves pink and purple, so the color choices for said castle were easy! I made 3 white cake layers, 11″x15″, and made 3 8″ round layers for … Read more

Dragon Birthday Cake Wish

Dragon Birthday Cake Wish

My husband who is a kid at heart has always wanted a dragon birthday cake so I surprised him with this one.  He was so surprised that it made his day. This cake was made out of two 9 inch round cakes.  One was cut in half to make the body and the other was … Read more

Sweet 5th Birthday Pink Unicorn Cake

Sweet 5th Birthday Pink Unicorn Cake

A week before her birthday; I ask my four year old what kind of cake she wanted. I expected her to say, a pink one (because pink is her favorite color), and that would be simple enough, however, she turned to me, without any hesitation in her voice and said, “a pink sparkly unicorn cake”. … Read more

Beautiful Princess Cake for a 2 Year Old Girl

Beautiful Princess Cake for a 2 Year Old Girl

When my daughter, Scarlet Rose, turned 2, I wanted to have a party fit for a princess. That was the inspiration behind this princess cake. I wanted to incorporate some Disney Princess accents with elegant draping and adorable rolled fondant roses. How to Make the Cake I covered the top layer in light blue fondant … Read more

Beautiful Last-Minute Princess Birthday Cake

Beautiful Last-Minute Princess Birthday Cake

I did this princess cake very last minute for a friend.  She wanted a princess cake with a tiara.  I made the tiara two days before the party (the day she called me!)  The tiara is gum paste mixed with fondant, and sugar jewels made from isomelt. I used a 10in and 6in pan for … Read more

Coolest Homemade Pink Castle Cake

Coolest Homemade Pink Castle Cake

For years my granddaughter loved pink, and then she didn’t. It is utterly sad to see them grow up and leave behind all their childhood favorites. The bedtime stories, playing with Barbie, jumping on the bed. All those things have all become beautiful memories for this Gamma. However, this cake was done in her ‘pink’ … Read more

Awesome Princess Castle Cake

Awesome Princess Castle Cake

For my daughter’s 4th birthday party this year, she wanted a princess themed party with a pink princess castle cake.  Since I hadn’t done this before, the project was exciting, and I put together a vision of what it was supposed to look like in my head. The first draft had three tiers, with the … Read more

Coolest Unicorn Birthday Cake

Coolest Unicorn Birthday Cake

I was asked to make a chocolate unicorn birthday cake for a friend’s 11 year old daughter and I thought,  ” Yeah I can do that!”  Well, I did manage to pull it off, but with a lot of help by watching youtube videos. I began by modelling the unicorn out of fondant and I added … Read more

Coolest Sweetpea Beauty Veggie Tales Princess Castle Cake

Coolest Sweetpea Beauty Veggie Tales Princess Castle Cake

This is the most elaborate birthday cake I have made so far in the three years I have been a mother. I had so much fun with my two year old daughter’s Sweetpea Beauty VeggieTales Princess Castle Cake. I had always wanted to challenge myself to do a simple castle cake and when I decided on … Read more

Castle Cake for a Tiny Princess

Castle Cake for a Tiny Princess

4 boxes confetti cake mix, 2 hot pink icing 1 white icing, 1 can of ready to decorate green icing, ice cream cones, sugar cones, blue food gel, candy pearls, food color, graham crackers. This was for my little girl’s first birthday and I knew that I just had to make her first cake because of … Read more

Princess and Pirate Party Cakes for Boy Girl Twins Birthday

Princess and Pirate Party Cakes for Boy Girl Twins Birthday

Every year it’s a difficult task to find coordinating themes for my boy girl twins. This year for their 6th birthday they selected the princess and pirates theme. Both of them were very sure what cakes they wanted. My daughter wanted a pretty pink castle and my son wanted a mighty pirate ship. Hmm.. The … Read more

Coolest Princess Cake

Coolest Princess Cake

I was asked if I could make a princess cake for a friend of my daughter in law’s family. Well, I love a challenge and started to make the princess. I looked into how to make the figure on YouTube and set about making it. It’s the first princess cake I’ve made and was really … Read more

Cool Princess Castle Cake

Cool Princess Castle Cake

This is my princess castle cake I made for my god daughter’s Christening. The turettes themselves are plastic brought from Wilton castle kit. The cake board is just covered in green fondant icing to look like a grass area you would get a castle sitting on. I covered the cones in pink fondant and sprayed … Read more

Pink Princess Cake

Pink Princess Cake

This cake was for a little girl’s very first birthday! Her mother wanted something special. Being a new mother myself, I knew what she meant.  The party was scheduled for Saturday, so I started the cake on Thursday.  Thursday night as I was attempting to crumb coat, my 9 month old woke up upset and … Read more

Coolest Green Dragon

Coolest Green Dragon

When my sweet girl turned 6 she asked for a Dragon cake, so I set about having a look on this website and the internet for inspiration.  This cake was so much fun to make, I started with 3 round sponge cakes, two I trimmed a third off of and put them against each other … Read more

1st Birthday Princess Castle Cake

1st Birthday Princess Castle Cake

The night before I was suppose to make this cake with a fellow baker’s help I received a frantic call from her apologizing that she would not be able to help me make the cake due to a family emergency. I panicked for about 20 minutes then realized what I needed to do and started drawing … Read more

First Princess Castle Cake

First Princess Castle Cake

This is the first castle cake that I have ever made and really the first big cake I have ever done without my mother’s help. So I baked one, (I think it was a 10 inch) for the bottom and 2 (8 inch) square cakes. I off set the top three to give it a … Read more