Old Fashioned Rocket Cake

Old Fashioned Rocket Cake

For my twin boy’s 6th birthday, they wanted a space theme, so I decided on a rocket cake.  We had a big crowd coming, so I knew we could do something large and impressive.  The cake requires a little bit of carpentry to get started. The cake is elevated on an 8-inch wood circle from … Read more

Coolest Solar System Birthday Cake

Coolest Solar System Birthday Cake

My solar system birthday cake started out small and grew really fast. It was fun to figure out the effects and special characters. I used poured sugar, cake, cake balls, candy and a ton of time to create a cake a young boy would love. All the planets are made of different sized cake balls. … Read more

Coolest Around the World Cake

Around the World Cake

I made this Around the world cake for a co-worker. It was his wife’s birthday and she was from the Philippines and came to the United States to live. He wanted a world cake with an airplane on it and he wanted a few landmarks marked. He wanted it to say “You were here” marked … Read more

Coolest Little Einsteins Rocket Cake

Little Einstein Rocket Cake

I used an Oval Cake Pan For the bottom part of the Little Einsteins Rocket cake. Used a round for the top part of Rocket used four cup cakes for the thrusters on the back and iced them together. Used a sucker for the round thingy at the top. Was going to use crackers for … Read more

Coolest Little Einsteins Rocket Ship Cake

Homemade Little Einsteins Rocket Ship Cake

I took a lot of the great ideas of a Little Einsteins Rocket Ship Cake from this website and combined them together. I used a sheet cake pan for the cake base (2 boxed cake mixes). I used an oval Pyrex dish for the base of the rocket ship (1 boxed cake mix). I used … Read more

Awesome Homemade 3D Little Einstein Rocket Cake

Little Einstein Rocket Cake

My son wanted a Little Einstein theme for his 2nd birthday so I thought it would be cute to make a Little Einstein Rocket cake. Rocket’s “body” was made in three sections. The bottom section (gray part) of the cake is made with Styrofoam then covered with marshmallow fondant. I would have used cake but … Read more

Cool Homemade Rocket Ship Cake

Homemade Rocket Ship Cake

I made this Rocket Ship Cake for my son’s 5th birthday. I made the cake from a mix, and used two loaf pans to get the right size. I based my cake of many pictures I found, but I simplified, as I like to keep things very clean. The cake is covered with a layer … Read more

Unique Cakes Shaped as Rockets 1

My soon to be three year old son wanted a Buzz Lightyear birthday party. I found all of the decorations and invitations, but alas not a bakery who could make unique cakes for a Buzz Lightyear theme party. I did find a local bakery that had a few Buzz picks and toys with some cute … Read more

Coolest Solar System Birthday Cake

Homemade Solar System Birthday Cake

With inspiration from Mary Kay of thepartyworks.com I was inspired to do this solar system birthday cake after my daughter came to me and asked for a solar system cake the week of her party. I freaked out when I saw some of the cakes because I have never taken a baking or cake decorating … Read more

Coolest Outer Space Rocket Shuttle Birthday Cake

Homemade Outer Space Rocket Shuttle Birthday Cake

For our son’s 7th Birthday, we were doing a Patriotic Space Shuttle Adventure party. I’d searched online and had seen all those beautiful and fancy cakes and was searching for an easier option. I found a cake on the Betty Crocker site that was a 3D cake and then had come across a NASA model … Read more

Coolest Space Shuttle Celebration Cakes 1

My son Cole has always challenged us with his unique birthday theme ideas and celebration cakes he wants. My challenge is always making the cakes myself for my childrens birthdays. Cole became fascinated with rockets and space so for his fifth birthday he wanted a space themed party. We first found an excellent website for … Read more

Coolest Earth Cake

Earth Cake

My son, Max, was turning six and wanted an “imagination” party. He wanted the cake to reflect all the things he was passionate about, so he asked for the Earth, all the planets, dinosaurs, a volcano, and Superman! So, here it is! The Earth cake is made from a half round cake and covered in … Read more