Coolest Space Rocket Cake

Rocket Cake

My son was obsessed with all things space. Rockets, planets, moons….space aliens. When his birthday rolled around I knew just what to create… a rocket cake. It couldn’t be just any rocket cake. It had to be amazing! He has seen so many cute kid’s cakes and had developed a bit of an attitude about … Read more

Out-of-This-World Rocket Ship Cake

Out-of-This-World Rocket Ship Cake

This little guy was having his 3rd birthday party at Mid-Air Adventures where kids could go flying through the air on ziplines and ropes. His fascination with flying extends beyond the outer rim, so his mom asked for a rocket ship cake. The cake base is covered with butter cream and then fondant, which I … Read more

Coolest Rocket Cake

Coolest Rocket Cake

I made this rocket cake for my friend’s 5 year old genius boy who became one of the top 10 in a Lego competition. He made a rocket there. So his mom wanted a rocket cake for him. I made an Orange Chiffon cake and covered it with white chocolate butter cream frosting. I used … Read more

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 Little Einsteins Cake

Homemade Einsteins Rocket Cake

I made this Little Einsteins cake using three chocolate cake mixes; a sheet pan for the base, an oval casserole dish for the bottom of rocket and a round Pyrex dish for the top. I used mini chocolate Swiss rolls and pieces of graham wafer biscuits for the engines. The oval cake rose up unevenly … Read more

Cool Homemade Little Einsteins Rocket Birthday Cake

Homemade Little Einsteins Rocket Birthday Cake

I created this Little Einsteins Rocket Birthday Cake for my son’s second birthday using a 9”round cake tin and 6” round cake tin. I started by baking two separate cakes, one sponge and the other chocolate. To keep things simple I used a whipped cream and jam filling with both and then covered in butter … Read more

Coolest Rocket Cake

Homemade Rocket Cake

I made this Rocket Cake for a 5 year old birthday boy! Blast-off from Saturn! For Saturn/Planet: 1. Butter and flour Pyrex bowl. Combine Red Velvet Cake mix per directions, pour into bowl and bake at 350 for 1hr 15 min or just until done by testing with skewer or toothpick. 2. Cool completely then … Read more

Coolest Little Einsteins Cake Photos and How-To Tips 2

I made this Little Einsteins cake from one round 8′ pan. I had planned to purchase a dome pan but had a hard time finding a dome pan so at the last minute and opted to cut a Styrofoam ball in half. Wilton carried a dome pan. And I contemplated using one of those pans … Read more

Homemade Little Einstein Rocket Cake

Coolest Little Einstein Rocket Cake

For the Little Einstein Rocket cake, I used one nine inch cake pan for the bottom, a 2.5 quart Pyrex Glass bowl and 2 Twinkies for the rocket boosters. For the icing, I used a Wilton Frosting mix box and a flower tip for the icing design. I also used an entire little jar of … Read more

Coolest Little Einsteins Rocket Birthday Cake

Homemade Little Einsteins Rocket Birthday Cake

I made this Little Einsteins Rocket Birthday Cake for my son Dominikk’s 2nd birthday. It was pretty easy to make. I used a 16in round cake pan for the base of rocket. For the top where the windows are I used a round casserole dish and filled it 3/4 of the way (had to cook … Read more

Coolest Rocket Cake

Homemade Rocket Cake

This was my first time working with marshmallow fondant, or fondant of any kind. I searched the internet and found a really easy recipe for this fondant which I made about a week before my son’s birthday. I stored the fondant in a ziploc bag in the fridge. I decorated the cake the morning of … Read more

Coolest Little Einsteins Cake Photos and How-To Tips 3

I prepared this Little Einsteins cake for a friend. I used a half sheet cake for the bottom layer. I iced it with sky blue butter cream icing with a star tip boarder around the bottom. For the rocket I baked a one layer 8″ round cake and tapered the top edge for a rounded … Read more

Cool Homemade Little Einsteins Rocket Cake

Homemade Little Einsteins Rocket Birthday Cake

I must first say that this Little Einsteins Rocket Birthday Cake is my first attempt at cake decorating; clearly I am not a pro!! Having made my disclaimer, here’s how I made this cake (which took about 4 hours including baking time). Pans: Wilton 3D Egg Pan (1 box of mix) and an 8×8 pan … Read more

Coolest Little Einsteins Birthday Cake

Homemade Little Einsteins Birthday Cake

This Homemade Little Einsteins Birthday Cake is a basic vanilla recipe. I didn’t want anything crazy because it was for a 2 year old. I used a glass casserole dish for the base, try to find one that resembles an egg. I filled it about 1/4 full of batter. I then used a 9″ cake … Read more

Coolest Rocket Birthday Cake

Homemade Rocket Birthday Cake

I made this rocket birthday cake for my son Dexter’s fourth birthday. I made two cakes using the Wilton football cake pan (one cake mix per cake). Using a toothpick I sketched an outline of the top layer of rocket. I cut out a rough shape of the top layer of rocket out of one … Read more

Coolest Little Einsteins Cake Photos and How-To Tips 4

The theme for the party was the Little Einsteins cartoon. For the Little Einsteins cake I used a Betty Crocker dome pans to make the top of the rocket ship and the bottom pan to make a small circular pie shape for the bottom of the ship. Iced the top and bottom red and iced … Read more

Cool Homemade Little Einstein Rocket Cake and Cupcakes

Homemade Little Einstein Rocket Cake

This homemade Little Einstein Rocket cake was made using a chocolate mud cake. A 10″ round pan was used to make the base of the rocket, which I then just shaped using a serrated knife. A round Pyrex dish was used for the top. I then covered the entire cake with red fondant. Blue and … Read more

Coolest Little Einstein Rocket Birthday Cake

Homemade Little Einstein Rocket Birthday Cake

I made this Little Einstein Rocket Birthday Cake for my son on his second birthday. He LOVES the Little Einsteins and it was impossible to find a Little Einsteins cake from a store anywhere. I got the idea from a website that had some similar rocket cakes and I took a little from some and … Read more

Coolest Rocket Birthday Cake

Homemade Rocket Birthday Cake

My 4 year old son decided he must have a rocket birthday cake for his birthday party, after looking in vain for a shop one I turned to the net for inspiration. I picked ideas from here and there resulting in this rocket cake which my little boy absolutely loved. Second time lucky as his … Read more

Coolest Little Einsteins Cake Photos and How-To Tips 5

For all those mothers out there searching for Disney Little Einstein’s party supplies here’s the cake for you! My girls were so into Little Einsteins they had to have an Einstein party and a Little Einsteins cake. It’s hard to find decorations so we made our own right down to the Little Einsteins cake! I … Read more

Coolest Little Einsteins Cake

Homemade Little Einsteins Cake

I used a large glass mixing bowl and a 8″ cake pan for this Little Einsteins Cake. Placed the dome cake on top of the 8″ cake and iced it red. The wings of the space ship are iced Twinkies. I then used dots to make the ship’s lights. The picture of the kids is … Read more

Coolest Little Einsteins Cake

Homemade Little Einsteins Cake

My three year-old wanted a Little Einstein’s Red Rocket birthday cake. Like many others on this site, I searched for a Red Rocket cake pan and a store that could create one. When all routes failed, my husband and I ended up creating our own cake. We used 1 9×13 pan for the sky. We … Read more

Coolest Blast Off in a Rocket Cake

Homemade Blast Off in a Rocket Cake

I used one package of cake mix to make one loaf cake and one cupcake. After baking and cooling, I froze them both for easy handling and cutting. I sliced off the top two corners of the loaf cake, and rotated them to make the rocket fins. The cupcake became the rocket booster. I used … Read more

Coolest Little Einsteins Cake Photos and How-To Tips 6

Youll need: A standard cake mix equally divided into a round baking pan and a dome shaped pan from a craft store or use a 2-1/2 quart oven proof glass baking bowl. Two snack cakes “Twinkies”, red and blue food color paste (Wilton’s no-taste red recommended), white frosting, 2 large yellow gumdrops or NECCO candies … Read more