Coolest Water Slide Cake

Water Slide Cake

I made this water slide cake for my son’s third birthday and he absolutely loved it! I got the idea from the the Wilton website. To make the towers I used Wilton roll out cookie recipe and using 3-inch round cutter, cut 36 cookies and bake. Cool cookies completely. Using royal icing between each, stack … Read more

Cool Homemade Swimming Pool Birthday Cake

Homemade Swimming Pool Birthday Cake

I found this swimming pool birthday cake in the Women’s Day magazine (I believe it was April or May ’06 issue) and decided to make it for my Grandson’s 1st birthday. I am far from a baker, but I know I wanted to give my first grandchild the ultimate 1st birthday cake. It was a … Read more

Coolest Swimming Pool Birthday Cake Design

Homemade Swimming Pool Birthday Cake Design

For my daughter’s 10th birthday, we had a swimming party at the Y.M.C.A. So I thought a Swimming Pool Birthday Cake Design would be perfect. After looking at many photo’s of swimming pool cakes and how do tips, I came up with this one, the cake in the photo was my 2nd try, the first … Read more

Coolest Water Slide Birthday Cake

Homemade Water Slide Birthday Cake

This Water Slide Birthday Cake was made for my daughter’s 6th birthday party held at a water park. The bottom cake was a single 12×18 layer, then a 2 layer 8″ cake & a 2 layer 6″ cake. The slides were made by molding Wilton ready-to-use Gum Paste then painting with a Wilton gel icing … Read more

Coolest Pool Party Birthday Cake

Homemade Pool Party Birthday Cake

This Pool Party Birthday Cake was fun to do and really wasn’t that hard! I did however have a few problems. I started by baking two 9×13 cakes, stacking them on top of each other with some icing in between and then letting them chill in the fridge for about 3 hours. I then cut … Read more

Coolest 3D Pool Cake

Homemade 3D Pool Cake

This 3D Pool Cake is my first 3D cake. My sister asked if I would make a cake for my niece and nephew’s birthday pool party. I made the accessories ahead of time out of fondant. I used a 10″ circle cake pan, two layers high for a total of 4 circles. After freezing the … Read more

Coolest Homemade Swimming Pool Cake Ideas 2

For my sons sixth birthday swimming pool party I made these cupcakes. I got the original idea from a Wilton cupcake magazine for a swimming pool cake, I just changed it to cupcakes. I used boxed white cake mix (BC super moist butter white recipe is delicious) and colored half the batter light blue. I … Read more

Coolest Waterslide Cake Design

Homemade Waterslide Cake Design

As my daughter, Jolie, has a summer birthday, we always have to plan something around keeping cool. For her 7th birthday, she wanted to have a large blowup water-slide in the backyard (the kind you rent), so she wanted a Waterslide Cake Design to match. I came up with the design using different objects and … Read more

Coolest Swimming Pool Birthday Cake

Homemade Swimming Pool Birthday Cake

I’d wanted to make something fun and different for my daddy’s 75th birthday. Since my daddy and my son are very close – they kinda’ like soulmates – I decided to make a cake with figurine of both of them. I picked a swimming pool theme as a symbol of fun and made this Swimming … Read more

Coolest Swimming Pool Birthday Cake

Homemade Swimming Pool Birthday Cake

I made this Swimming Pool Birthday Cake for my son’s 11th birthday party. He has a July birthday so it’s always a swim party. I made two 13×9 inch cakes and iced them. I cut a rectangle pool out of the center and filled it with Jello (Jigglers recipe) blueberry jello for the water. I … Read more

Coolest Pool Party Birthday Cake

Homemade Pool Party Birthday Cake

I made this Homemade Pool Party Birthday Cake for 2 of my boys. I used 2 13×9 pans. I baked them both and placed them in the fridge for easier frosting. When they were cooled I placed them on a Walton cake sheet, then placed them on top of each other and carved out the … Read more