Adorable 2 Tiered Homemade Nemo Cake

nemo cake for my daughter

This is Nemo cake under the sea kinda thing. My daughter adored it! It is two tiered with all buttercream frosting except for marshmallow fondant decorations and the bubble gum balls. I added those to look like pearls. All of the creatures are hand made and I think I did an awesome job if I can … Read more

Cool Homemade Under the Sea Birthday Cake

Coolest Under the Sea Birthday Cake

I made this under the sea birthday cake for my granddaughter Elle’s 5th birthday. All of my grandchildren are fascinated with sea creatures. They have all kinds of sea creature books, so I just looked through all of them and got inspired. Under the Sea Cake Details I used cookie cutters for many of the … Read more

Cool Under the Sea Birthday Cake

Cool Under the Sea Birthday Cake

I wanted a bright and cheery birthday cake for my grandson’s first birthday. Jake loves fish, so under the sea it was. There were oh so many options. The top was a giant brightly colored octopus. He would be surrounded by fish of many colors with big flowing tails and starfish. The list goes on, a … Read more

Coolest Under the Sea Shower Cake

Coolest Under the Sea Shower Cake

Here’s another fun cake I got to make. It was for an under the sea themed baby shower! All three cakes were iced in blue butter cream with blue piped on waves. All the details on the cakes are made from fondant including the cute little octopus on top. I just added a little plastic … Read more

Coolest Under the Sea Baby Shower Cake

Coolest Under the Sea Baby Shower Cake

I made this cake for my daughter Stephanie’s surprise baby shower, the theme of the shower was “Under the Sea”. We usually team up to do these detailed cakes together but this time I was on my own due to the fact that the cake was for her surprise baby shower. I started out with … Read more

Coolest Mermaid Birthday Cake

Coolest Mermaid Birthday Cake

My granddaughter wanted me to make her a mermaid cake, but not an Ariel cake. I bought some doll heads and added their tails made out colored fondant and painted scales on with silver edible sparkle. The sea shell is made out if  candy melts, pearls are made with fondant and rolled in ivory sparkle … Read more

Coolest Easy and Beautiful Ocean Theme Cake

Coolest Easy and Beautiful Ocean Theme Cake

My husband and son made this beautiful ocean theme cake for our Cub Scout Blue and Gold Banquet Father-Son Bake off. It won a couple of awards at the celebration and my son was sooo excited!  We had an Ocean Themed Father-Son Bake-Off because our pack is travelling to Jekyll Island, GA for our annual Memorial … Read more

Amazing Underwater Adventure Cake

Amazing Underwater Adventure Cake

This underwater adventure cake is four layers of blue cake, each darker in color just like the ocean. It is frosted with different shades of blue and white frosting. All the decorations on and around the cake are made of fondant either shaped by hand or with the help of a cookie cutter or Playdough mold. … Read more

Coolest Underwater Scene Cake

Coolest Underwater Scene Cake

I decided to test my skills by entering a cake into our local show under the novice title. After thinking about it for a few days I decided I wanted to make my cake eye catching and bright, so I went with an underwater themed caked. Before even tackling the cake I knew I had … Read more

Cool Little Mermaid in an Ocean Cake

Cool Little Mermaid in an Ocean Cake

My niece is a huge Little Mermaid fan, and insisted I make her a mermaid cake with Ariel on top.  After researching the internet for some ideas, I came up with this cute two tier cake.  I stacked the cakes, and crumb coated in light blue icing.  Then went back and added a few drops … Read more

Coolest Ocean Scene Birthday Cake

Homemade Ocean Scene Birthday Cake

I really went all out for my son’s second birthday! He loved Nemo at the time, so I decided to do a coral reef scene. Everything on this Ocean Scene Birthday Cake is technically edible except or the Nemo figurines, which I purchased on eBay. The main cake is two chocolate rounds stacked on top … Read more

Coolest Underwater Birthday Cake Design

Homemade Underwater Birthday Cake Design

The bottom tier of this Homemade Underwater Birthday Cake Design was baked in a cheesecake spring pan, the top was baked in a smaller cheesecake spring pan (not sure of dimensions). The bottom layer and all fish, dolphins, whale tail, and plants are made from premade fondant which is used neon food coloring from the … Read more

Coolest Under the Sea Teddy Bear Cake

Homemade Under the Sea Teddy Bear Cake

We have a nature girl in our family. Here is a cake I made for her a few years ago. Unfortunately, I can’t remember where I got the inspiration from. The sea weed is some kind of fruit leather cut into strips. The fish, goldfish. The sand, graham crackers I ran through the food processor. … Read more

Ocean Cake

Ocean Cake

I made a buttercream frosting and tinted it different color blues. Then I frosted the ocean cake first with one color, then another and swirled them together. I used the back of the spoon in order to create the ‘waves’. I sprinkled it with edible blue glitter. The rocks are made from Rice Krispie Treats … Read more

Coolest Sea Turtle Reef Cake

Homemade Sea Turtle Reef Cake

This Homemade Sea Turtle Reef Cake was for my son’s 1st Birthday. The theme for his nursery and the party was Sea Turtles and Ocean Reef. Everything is edible; using a combination of fondant, rice crispy treats and crusting buttercream. I use a regular box mix and always add a box of instant pudding mix … Read more

Coolest Homemade Ocean Cake Ideas 8

I topped the ocean cake with a layer of the pudding, and then covered the pudding with graham cracker crumbs and/or light brown sugar (to resemble sand).  I then placed shells on top.  These shells were made from candy melts, using shell molds.  I lightly brushed on the ocean cake luster dust (dry — not … Read more

Coolest Under The Sea Castle Cake

Homemade Under The Sea Castle Cake

This Homemade Under The Sea Castle Cake was made for my friend’s little girl. She said he wanted an under the sea them with a castle for Ariel. I made the fish cup cakes using M&M’s for scales and eyes, then fruit slices for the tails. The octopus have gummy worms for held on by … Read more

Coolest Ocean Scene Cake 31

Bottom of the Tank

This bottom of the tank cake is a 1 layer sheet cake. It looks like an ocean scene cake as well. With buttercreme icing,I used Wilton sky blue icing color for the water. I used 2 pks of nerds for the gravel, one of purple and pink and one yellow and red and mixed it. … Read more

Simple Homemade Ocean Birthday Cake Design

Homemade Ocean Cake Design

My daughters (6&3) made and decorated this Ocean Cake Design by themselves. My oldest, 6 had a school carnival so she made this for the cake walk/cake decorating contest. We made a strawberry cake and added 3-4 drops of blue food coloring into the frosting frosted the cake. I help them cut Laffy Taffy, licorice, … Read more

Under the Sea Nemo Cake

Under the Sea Nemo Cake

I made this cake for my Son’s first birthday. We used 10 inch, 8 inch, and 6 inch pans, Layering them using cardboard support. We used store bought vanilla frosting and colored it with coloring gel. After icing the cake we used toothpicks to swirl the frost. Making it look like water. we used chocolate … Read more

Cool Homemade Ocean Scene Birthday Cake Design

Homemade Ocean Birthday Cake Design

I made this Ocean Birthday Cake Design for my boss’s grandson. The Octopus is made out of an orange dolly Madison “snow ball” and the tentacles are just the marshmallow flattened and shaped. The coral is grape stems covered in royal icing. The seahorse, fish and vertical coral are royal icing too. The anemones are … Read more

Coolest Underwater Ocean Cake

Homemade Underwater Ocean Cake

My mom and I made this Underwater Ocean Cake for my son’s 3rd birthday. Leading up to the birthday I was thinking we’d do an ocean theme this time round, as both kids have been fascinated with all things under the sea, Nemo etc. Growing up we all had our own special cake for our … Read more