Awesome CV-22 Osprey Cake

CV22 Osprey

This CV-22 Osprey cake is three feet long and almost 55 pounds. It was a giant cake made for the military. It took 2 people to move it and was a 1/20th scale replica with a wood and pvc skeleton, scaling all the dimensions from the actual plane. I used rice cereal treats  for bottom 2 inches, and 6 … Read more

Coolest Army Tank Cake

Coolest Army Tank Cake

The inspiration for this army tank cake began when my youngest grandson, Wyatt, asked for an ‘army guy cake’ for his birthday. The wheels started turning in my brain. OK, how can I made a cool Army Guy cake? I looked to Coolest Birthday Cakes for ideas, and saw a frosted tank. That gave me … Read more

Coolest U.S. Air Force F-35 Cake

Coolest U.S. Air Force F-35 Cake

I have been decorating cakes for several years, usually for family and friends. A friend asked if I could make a U.S. Air Force F-35 cake for a welcome home party she was having for her son who was home on leave from the U.S. Air Force. He is training to maintain and repair F-35 fight … Read more

Coolest Army Tank 8th Birthday Cake

Coolest Army Tank 8th Birthday Cake

My son wanted an army themed 8th birthday cake. For the base of the cake I used a 13×11 pan. I baked 2 of those and layered them for height, using vanilla. For the tank and hill I used Devil’s food cake, a baseball cake pan, an 8 inch square pan and a 9 inch … Read more

Coolest Aircraft Cake With Army Men

Coolest Aircraft Cake With Army Men

This aircraft cake was created for a group of men and women who worked with the military. A cake of an aircraft was specifically requested.  I already knew this cake was going to be a challenge for me but was up to it and excited to do it. I always enjoy trying new things, that’€™s how I … Read more

Coolest X-Box One 40th Birthday Cake

Coolest X-Box One 40th Birthday Cake

My husband enjoys playing on his X-Box One, so I decided that that would be his cake theme for his 40th birthday. I baked 3 round chocolate cakes, leveled the tops when cooled, then stacked them with a chocolate ganache and berry jam in between the layers. Next I crumb coated the stack, then piped on … Read more

Coolest T 90 Tank Cake

Coolest  T 90 Tank Cake

Tanks are very important in our life!! How? I am an army officer’s wife, that too in armored!! so, life surely revolves in and around tank. Moved to a new place, and my friend requested for a tank cake for her son! Can’ts say no too, but absolutely no idea where will I get my … Read more

Coolest Homemade Duck Dynasty Groom Cake

A couple of months ago, my niece asked me to make a groom’s cake for her wedding. Her then fiance/now husband is a big Duck Dynasty fan, especially Uncle Si, so we agreed on a design and I set out to make her cake. I started with the characters-all gum paste and fondant Because I had never made people … Read more

Awesome Captain’s (Sailor) Hat

Awesome Captain's (Sailor) Hat

This awesome captain’s (sailor) hat was for a gentleman who just cleared and passed exams to become a Captain in the merchant Navy, a surprise gift from his wife who wanted to throw a party for him. The cake is a chocolate cake but for a surprise element I cored out the center and filled … Read more

Coolest Camo Baby Shower Cake

Coolest Camo Baby Shower Cake

My friend had a camo shower and I took a challenge of making a camo baby shower cake. After looking at some pictures online I came up with these. For batter I made chocolate cake, 2 white cakes divided, one light green, other dark green, then a yellow with some brown food/icing dye. Randomly placed … Read more

The Zombies are Coming Cake

The Zombies are Coming Cake

We were doing cammo cakes before cammo cakes became trendy, but we didn’t have anything that excited us when using it, until now. What better way to showcase cammo than with ZOMBIES! And not just any zombies… Zombies from Black Ops 2. The inside AND the fondant were cammo. And no, it’s not airbrushed like … Read more

Coolest Tank Birthday Cake

Coolest Tank Birthday Cake

I love to make my kids’ cakes and see how their eyes light up when they see the finished product. I generally gather several ideas from others that I’ve seen and shoot for simplicity and easy execution. I went for a tank birthday cake. Working up from the bottom, we layered a cereal box covered … Read more

Coolest Navy One Cake

Coolest Navy One Cake

Last spring I was asked to make a cake for a young man who had just graduated from high school and had joined the military.  He had enlisted for 8 years in the Navy and was leaving for boot camp in a few days. Wow!  What an honor to be asked to make a cake … Read more

Army Helmet Cake

Army Helmet Cake

My cousin was leaving for the Army so I made him an army helmet cake. This is a full sheet cake iced and sprayed to look like camouflage. The army hat is rice krispy treats formed into a hat and covered in army green fondant. I made the straps out of fondant and placed them on … Read more

Call of Duty Zombies Birthday Cake

Call of Duty Zombies Birthday Cake

A lady at my bank wanted me to make a birthday cake for her 12 yr old son, who was not quite into Legos anymore but not into movies. Naturally, I think video games! Call of Duty is pretty popular, and by chance, I asked if he played Nazi Zombies. She called his older brother … Read more

Coolest Morse Code Cake

Coolest Morse Code Cake

This Morse Code cake was made as rich fruit cakes but with gluten-free flour. It was made 3 months before the required date and “fed” once every two weeks with brandy. Then marzipaned and decorated. This cake was made for a 50 year old’s birthday it was 12 inches square. Joe is a retired soldier who … Read more

Coolest Call Of Duty Cake

Coolest Call Of Duty Cake

I made this call of duty cake for my son’s 21st. birthday because he loves playing call of duty the video game. When I made the cake I had no idea what I was going to do . But I knew I wanted to make a call of duty cake and had no idea what … Read more

Coolest Army Helmet Cake

Coolest Army Helmet Cake

I made this army helmet cake for the home coming of my brother from overseas. I wanted to make him proud the way he has made my family and I proud. Now you would have to meet my brother to know that he is all military. The monotone voice with the solid emotionless face. Everyone was … Read more

Coolest Army Men on Battlefield Cake

Coolest Army Men on Battlefield Cake

So when you have twins, how do you make sure they both get their own cake?? They decided they wanted army men. So while looking for ideas at toy stores we found a box of tan and green army men with extras like plants and tanks. So I started by making two 11×17 cakes. I cut the … Read more

Cool Homemade Army Tank Birthday Cake

Coolest Army Tank Birthday Cake

I got a request for a birthday cake shaped like an army tank.  At first I wasn’t sure what type of tank I wanted to make, so I searched online to get an idea. The bottom part is a 2 layer 1/4 sheet and I used an 8″ square pan for the top part, which … Read more

Coolest Army in the Desert Cake

Homemade Army in the Desert Cake

I was asked to make a cake for a friend’s son who was going into the Army. He is going in as infantry and headed to the desert once he has completed his training. I felt like I should do something that would be good enough for a young adult as well as the adults … Read more

Coolest Hello Kitty Tanker Cake Idea

Homemade Hello Kitty Tanker Idea

The Hello Kitty Tanker Idea came about when my boss asked me to make a cake for his wife. I asked, what does your wife like? Any ideas? Colors, shapes, characters, flavors? To my dismay, he didn’t have a clue, his wife of 20 years! So, I asked around, found out that she likes Hello … Read more

Cute Homemade Army Tank Cake with Oreo Bar Tracks

Homemade Army Tank Cake

My son Jacob was having an army themed campout for his birthday and wanted a homemade army tank cake. I baked a chocolate slab cake, and cut about 8cm wide off the end to use for the top. I then cut that in half and joined them together with icing and stuck it on top … Read more

Coolest Tank Birthday Cake

Homemade Tank Birthday Cake

We were inspired to make this homemade tank birthday cake from this website. I made this for my son’s 6th birthday. The bottom of the tank is a 9 x 13 pan, the top is a bread loaf pan. The gun pointing out is a cereal straw that was dipped in melted chocolate chips. I … Read more