Coolest Robot Birthday Cake

Coolest Robot Birthday Cake

I made this robot birthday cake for my sons fourth birthday, per his request.  It was so much fun to make, and it wasn’t too difficult either!  I chose not to cover the cake in fondant (except the neck) because I don’t love the way any fondant tastes. I opted to just cover the cake … Read more

Three-Eyed Fuzzy Monster Cake

Three-Eyed Fuzzy Monster Cake

This three eyed fuzzy Monster Cake is a three layered yellow cake. I made this cake for my son’s cub scout Halloween party. Ever year they have a cake auction to raise money for gifts for the scouts at Christmas time and to donate to the food pantry. This is one cake of three that I … Read more

Cool Googly Eyed Monster Cake

Cool Googly Eyed Monster Cake

My son and his 3 best friends all have birthdays one day after another, so they decided to have a joint party for their 7th birthday. All 4 worked on the idea for their cake, complete with drawings. It was decided that it should be a monster, but more silly than scary, it must have … Read more

Coolest Halloween Monster Cake

Coolest Halloween Monster Cake

This Halloween monster cake  was one of the most fun cakes I’ve ever made. It was brought to a Halloween party and got rave reviews. I have a Wilton ball pan that I’ve used to make everything except soccer balls. It took me about an hour of decorating after it was baked. My seven year … Read more

Coolest Alien Birthday Cake

Coolest Alien Birthday Cake

My daughter has a thing about aliens ever since she saw them on a Backyardigan episode. I think she’s kind of afraid of them but also loves them and  the way only a four-year-old can. She told me she wanted an alien birthday cake but that it ” must be friendly and have only two … Read more

Coolest Little Monsters Cake

Coolest Little Monsters Cake

My grandson’s class is completely nut free (serious allergies), so these little monsters that I made for him to share as a birthday treat are “safe.” I made fondant from scratch (microwave marshmallow recipe), and got nut-free colorings. It took ages to cut and roll and put them all together. It was impossible to make … Read more

Coolest Robot Cake

When my son’s fourth birthday came around he was obsessed with robots. He wanted all the movies, action figures, etc. So we knew that his party would be robots. I knew exactly what I wanted to do. I made a robot cake topper that matched his invitation out of fondant and gum paste and let … Read more

Fun Oozing UFO Cake

Spaceship Alien Cake

I made this UFO cake for my nephew’s fourth birthday. He wanted a spaceship cake and my sister knew that I was the one to make it.  After searching the net for ideas I came up with this one.  The cake was made from scratch and baked in a large bowl. I hollowed out the … Read more

Coolest Googly Eyed Monster Cake!

Coolest Googly Eyed Monster Cake!

Last year my little boy was turning 4 and we had just finished decorating his room all in monsters, so he decided (with my help…I have a thing for monsters) to have me make him a monster cake for his party. I was excited to do it, especially because I thought it was going to … Read more

Awesome Devil Cake with Alien Cupcakes

Awesome Devil Cake with Alien Cupcakes

I made this red devil cake in a number 6 shape with alien cupcakes for my 6 year old’s birthday. Got the idea of the number 6 devil from the Australian Women’s Weekly cake book. 1. To make the number 6 cake, I used my favorite butter cake recipe to bake x2 cakes – x1 ring pan and x1 loaf tin cakes. I shaped … Read more

Monster Eye Balls Cake for my Little Sweet Monster

Monster Eye Balls Cake for my Little Sweet Monster

I made this Monster Eye Balls cake for my little sweet Monster. I baked a round chocolate cake covered in orange fondant hair. I used an orange fondant with a clay gun. The eyes I made from green lollipops which I covered in white and orange and black for the eyes. My grandson was ecstatic. He was singing and … Read more

Coolest Orange Monster Cake

Coolest Orange Monster Cake

I did this quick orange Monster cake as my submission for the the Halloween potluck at work.  The cake was a double layer chocolate cake with the orange butter cream in the middle as well.  After stacking, I simply covered it in orange frosting using the “grass” tip. Tedious work, but not too bad.  The … Read more

Coolest Alien-Shaped Kids Cake Ideas 1

While flipping through an October issue of a parenting magazine (where you can find some good kid cake ideas), I found the cutest cake for my sons birthday. It was a Halloween cake with chocolate icing that looked like hair and all sorts of candy eyes poking out all over it. My son was having … Read more

Coolest Alien Spaceship Birthday Cake

Homemade Alien Spaceship Birthday Cake

My son wanted an “Alien” themed birthday this year, and I struggled with an idea for a cake- finally I came up with this Alien Spaceship Birthday Cake! I started with a plain, white iced cake. I used Wilton Kelly green frosting color for the trim, using a #16 star tip. The large aliens are … Read more

Coolest Alien-Shaped Kids Cake Ideas 2

This kids cake was made for a friend of mines son. The space ship is a bowl with fondant around the edges. The lights are M&M’s. The aliens are fondant too.s son. The space ship is a bowl with fondant around the edges. The lights are M&M’s. The aliens are fondant too.

Coolest Spaceship Cake Ideas 0

My son wanted an alien spaceship cake for his birthday. So, after checking out other cakes this is what I came up with. I used a sheet cake for the bottom with fondant frosting and stars cut out. The alien spaceship is “floating” on a cake stand and is a round cake shaped to look … Read more

Coolest Alien-Shaped Kids Cake Ideas 3

I made this Alien kids cake using the Wilton Animal Crackers pan and an oval pan. I placed it on an over-sized board and positioned the cakes together to form head and body. Some trimming of the ears was necessary to get the pointed effect. After decorating the head and body, I piped arms and … Read more

Cool Homemade Robot Cake

Homemade Robot Cake

I made this robot cake for my son’s 4th birthday. I made 6 13×9 cakes. I added pudding and sour cream to the mix as well as the eggs and water (cake doctor recipe). The head and body were both two layers (one yellow and once chocolate), the arms and legs were one layer. The … Read more

Coolest Alien and Space Ship Cake

Homemade Alien and Space Ship Cake

We used two simple vanilla cakes (one large and one smaller) for this Alien and Space ship cake. We used the small cake for the space ship and the large cake for the small cake to sit on and to write on. We used homemade cream cheese icing that we just food colored. Also, we … Read more

Coolest Lilliput 5357 Robot Cake

Homemade Lilliput 5357 Robot Cake

My now 4 year old son’s interest in robots began earlier this year when he discovered a really fun book called Lilliput 5357 about the 1940’s vintage robot (Lilliput 5357: Stephan Czernecki). We even found a reproduction of this unique toy from Back to Basics and gave it to him for Christmas. So when it … Read more

Hilarious Homemade Monster Birthday Cake

Homemade Monster Birthday Cake

This is a Homemade Monster Birthday Cake for my daughter’s friend. I used one cake mix and cooked it in a 9×13 pan. I let it cool for 20 minutes then I cut the cake in half and placed one on top of the other. I rolled out a thin piece of fondant and cut … Read more

Coolest Robot Birthday Cake Design

Homemade Robot Birthday Cake Design

This Robot Birthday Cake Design is the cake that I made for my son’s 1st birthday. I wanted to make something fun, but didn’t have a lot of time. I simply made a huge sponge cake in a roasting tin. I used one and a half times Delia Smiths basic Victoria Sponge recipe, which was … Read more

Coolest Alien Cake

Homemade Alien Cake

I was given this image on a napkin from a friend wanting an Alien Cake to match. I created a stencil from the image and painstakingly cut out the black outline areas with an exacto knife and then laid the stencil on the cake. I then dusted it with powdered sugar which leaves the image … Read more

Cool Homemade Robot Birthday Cake

Homemade Robot Birthday Cake

At the time of my son’s 4th birthday, robot themed party supplies were hard to find. I searched online for robot images, found one I liked, photoshoped it a bit to fit my needs and printed it out so that I could refer to it while decorating the Robot Birthday Cake. Thankfully icing is quite … Read more