Perfect Penguin Friends Cake

Perfect Penguin Friends Cake

Who says winter birthdays can’t be fun?!?  Sure, you can’t be outdoors, but you can stay inside and enjoy dream up the perfect penguin cake. That is just what my 8 yr old daughter who was born in January and is obsessed about penguins did to make her birthday party a huge success. Weeks before … Read more

Very Cool Pingu Penguin Cake

Very Cool Pingu Penguin Cake

My nephew was turning 2 and adores the cartoon ‘Pingu’.  When asked if I could make him a penguin cake, I looked online for a few ideas and made a plan. I used two 9″ cake pans to make the bottom cake, cut a slice out of one side on each of them so that … Read more

Awesome Skating Penguin Cake

Awesome Skating Penguin Cake

The skating penguin cake came to life when a friend and co-worker asked me to make a cake for her 13-year-old daughter’s birthday and she wanted a penguin theme.  (I love when someone orders a cake that has a theme because without that, I just can’t get my creative juices flowing!)  Back to the story… … Read more

Coolest Penguin Christmas Birthday Party Cake

Coolest Penguin Christmas Birthday Party Cake

For my grandfather’s 97th birthday I wanted to make him a very special cake. He was born on Christmas day and when he was growing up his birthday always got overlooked. When he had children of his own and they grew up they always tried to make his Christmas birthday special. So we always had … Read more

Coolest Winter Wonderland Penguin Cake

Penguin Snowball Fight Cake

My children, aged 8 and 11 share a birthday month, and since we home school, they share many of the same friends as well. So this year, we decided to share a birthday party too. After fielding many, MANY suggestions regarding the party theme, I pulled rank and chose a Winter theme. Given that their … Read more

Cool Homemade Happy Feet Scene Birthday Cake

Coolest Happy Feet Cake

I made a Happy Feet cake for my son’s 5th birthday, it was fun and actually fairly easy cake to make. I made vanilla cakes using multiple size pans and also a cupcake for the top and used dowels to support the cake. I used vanilla icing and Frostin Pride fluffy whipped frosting to ice the … Read more

Coolest Sweet Penguin Birthday Cake

Coolest Sweet Penguin Birthday Cake

What do you do for the birthday girl that LOVES penguins and is a cake decorator? Why you have to get her husband who ALSO decorates cakes to make her cake! This was made for me by my hubby last year. I must confess that I did help a little and I coached a LOT. … Read more

Coolest Penguin Birthday Cake

Coolest Penguin Birthday Cake

My daughter wanted a number 10 shaped cake for her birthday. Easy enough I thought but I wanted to make it special so I added her favorite animal, a penguin . I had great fun in making lots of little fondant penguins, some with party hats and some with balloons, and two were holding a … Read more

Coolest Winter ONEderland Birthday Cake

A friend of mine came to me and asked me to make her son a guest cake, and smash cake for his first birthday party. I’m going to talk about the guest cake because it was a shooooooow stopppppa!  His theme was Winter ONEderland.  She wanted it to be extravagant , which is my expertise.  She … Read more

Coolest Penguin Winter Wonderland Cake

Coolest Penguin Winter Wonderland Cake

My hubby and myself made this Penguin Winter Wonderland cake at home, to say thank you to every one at 44… This cake was made from chocolate sponge and covered with sugar paste. About two weeks before we started the cake I had to start drawing and organizing the run out templates for the decoration on the cake sides, … Read more

Coolest Penguin Cake

Penguin Cake

This penguin cake was a birthday cake for a friend’s son who loves penguins. I just took a toothpick to draw a basic shape for the penguin onto a sheet cake. I then outlined the shape in black and filled it in with a small round tip. To smooth out the colors, I dipped my … Read more

Coolest Ice Skating Penguin Igloo Cake

Homemade Ice Skating Penguin Igloo Cake

My niece’s 9th birthday was an ice skating party and she asked me to make her a cake with penguins and snow and an igloo. This seemed to be way above the skill level of any other cake I had made her in years past, so after some internet research, this Ice Skating Penguin Igloo … Read more

Coolest Penguin Cake Decorating Design Ideas 9

I made this cake for a friend. Her son was in love with Happy Feet and wanted a cake just like his favorite character. I used two 10in round pans and I used two boxed cakes. I found a few cake decorating design ideas from this site.I made the tongue more life like by pricking … Read more

Coolest Penguin Birthday Cake

Homemade Penguin Birthday Cake

My son really enjoyed learning about penguins in school. So……he HAD to have a penguin birthday party! The Penguin Birthday Cake was so much fun to make and I think it turned out great. To get started I baked two 8×11 cakes. The first cake was the body. I didn’t have to cut this cake … Read more

Cool Homemade Penguin Pool Birthday Cake Design

Homemade Penguin Birthday Cake Design

This Penguin Birthday Cake Design was made for a teenage girl who loves penguins. All the penguins are made from fondant and hand painted. The penguin pond is made from melted down taffy and the cake was hallowed out at that spot. For ice I used clear rock candy. It was a chocolate cake with … Read more

Coolest Penguin Cake Decorating Design Ideas 10

My niece loves penguins and asked me to make her another penguin cake. Last year I did a flat penguin and thought I would surprise her with a stand up penguin. I used the Stand Up Bear pan and cut the ears off. I then frosted it with black, white and light orange frosting. This … Read more

Homemade Penguin Birthday Cake

Homemade Penguin Birthday Cake

I made this penguin birthday cake for my daughter’s second birthday, the night she was born was one of the coldest nights of that year and January around here typically is, so I wanted something wintery that did not have any ties to Christmas. I baked a regular yellow sheet cake from the box in … Read more

Coolest Homemade 3D Penguin Birthday Cake Design

Homemade Penguin Birthday Cake Design

My friend said that her son would like a Penguin Birthday Cake Design for his 3 year old birthday party. OK, no problem! Well, after searching the internet for some ideas, here is what I ended up creating. I started with the base. I made two 10″ round vanilla cakes. I filled them with vanilla … Read more

Coolest Penguin Cake Decorating Design Ideas 11

I made this cake for my girlfriend’s daughters first birthday. I used a sheet cake pan and cut out the cake in the shape of a penguin. Frosted the whole cake white and then decorated it with pink icing. She requested a pink one instead of the old fashion black and white. It turned out … Read more

Coolest Penguin Cake

Homemade Penguin Cake

I never did anything like this before. I made my favorite chocolate cake recipe in a pan that was about 11 x 17 x 2 inches. I doubled the recipe. I drew a picture of one of my daughter’s favorite toy penguins (she has 3). Then I used it as a guide to cut out … Read more

Coolest Penguin Birthday Cake Design

Homemade Penguin Birthday Cake Design

Start this Penguin Birthday Cake Design with five layers (or more if you want a taller penguin) of 8 inch round cakes. Trim the tops so they stack evenly and “glue” them together with a frosting of your choice. Wrap them in plastic wrap and freeze them for at least four hours – this makes … Read more

Coolest Penguin Cake

Homemade Penguin Cake

I did this penguin cake for my cousin. I was trying a new technique to make so I just gave it to her. I just made a 3 tier chocolate cake, with chocolate buttercream. I just used a piece of fondant for the base of the penguin. I used wax paper and traced the penguin … Read more

Coolest Penguins of Madagascar Cake

Homemade Penguins of Madagascar Cake

My grandson loves penguins of any kind. He has a cool T-shirt with the Penguins of Madagascar, so my daughter decided to make that the theme of his birthday party. When deciding how I could make a cake for the occasion I decided it would look cuter to have the penguins upright on the cake. … Read more