Awesome Homemade Fire Truck Cake With Chocolate Ladder

Homemade Fire Truck Cake

I made this Fire Truck Cake for my littlest boy who just turned three!! 1x white chocolate mud cake into an 18cm square tin (7cm deep). 1x vanilla cake into a 20x30cm rectangle tin. The recipes I used were both Donna Hay ones – Melt & Mix White Chocolate Mud Cake and Melt & Mix … Read more

Awesome Homemade Dalmatian Fire Truck Cake

dalmatian fire truck cake

I made this fun dalmatian fire truck cake for a friend’s little boy’s birthday party. I truly put a lot of heart into making this cake, as the boy’s father had passed away not even a year earlier. This was his first birthday without his dad, and I wanted to create something that would make him … Read more

22 Fire Engine Birthday Cake Designs

If you are looking to make a perfect cake to surprise a hero firefighter, or your son who dreams to become one, take a look at these cool Fire Engine Birthday Cakes. Let everyone have a slice of your beautiful heroic cake! 1. Coolest Firetruck Retirement Cake This Firetruck Retirement Cake was actually made by … Read more

Cool Firefighter Helmet Cake

Cool Firefighter Helmet Cake

My son complained because I was making birthday cakes for my granddaughters, but haven’t made him one. Since he is a firefighter, I decided to make him a firefighter helmet cake. I baked the cake in a round oven proof bowl. For the rim on top, I used marzipan. To make it look like a … Read more

Coolest Firefighter’s Birthday Cake

Coolest Firefighter's Birthday Cake

My sister’s co-worker asked me to make a birthday cake for her 18 year old son who was a firefighter. She originally sent me a picture of a helmet cake that she had found on line but told me that she really was open to something else if I could come up with a cool design. … Read more

Coolest Fire Fighter Cake Ever

Coolest Fire Fighter Cake Ever

This fire fighter cake was simple to make. I started with a simple chocolate cake with a butter cream center. Then added chocolate frosting to cover the cake. I dripped my  knife in to hot water before applying it to the cake so the frosting looked more like fondant. Then I piped green frosting on … Read more

Fun Homemade Fire Truck Cake With Candy Decorations

Coolest Fire Truck Cake

This fire truck cake turned out to be simpler than I had anticipated. The most difficult part was getting the correct color of red without having it taste bitter. I ended up using a LOT of dye and mixing different tints to finally get it right.  This did make the frosting a little moister than … Read more

Coolest Firefighter Cake

Firefighter Cake

This firefighter cake was made for a friend’s boyfriend who is a firefighter. I made the firefighter out of fondant icing mixed with some CMC powder I made him over a period of three days. The hat was a pain to do but I got there after oh about 8 attempts. I love the worried … Read more

Coolest Fire Truck 3rd Birthday Cake

Homemade Fire Truck 3rd Birthday Cake

My mother and I made this Fire Truck 3rd Birthday Cake for my son’s third birthday party; he’s really into trucks and had asked us for a “firetruck” cake. I looked at other cakes from this website for inspiration, and it turned out great! I started by baking a double batch of “Perfectly Chocolate Cake”, … Read more

Coolest Homemade Yellow Fire Truck Birthday Cake

Homemade Fire Truck Birthday Cake

My son told me all he wanted for his 4th birthday was a fire truck. But he has so many fire trucks in his toy collection that I thought I’d give him something more memorable – a fire truck birthday cake. I did not trust my ability to use my 9×13 pan and cut the … Read more

Cute Homemade Fire Engine Cake for my Son

Homemade Fire Engine Cake

My son is a fire engine fanatic! After looking around a little on the internet, I found this amazing site. I combined a few ideas and got his input as well. The fire engine cake is actually one large 13×9 cake that I refrigerated (to cut easier later). I split it down the middle and … Read more

Coolest Fire Truck Kids Cakes and Preparation Tips 1

These are the type of kids cakes that are fairly simple to make. I took a 9×13 cake and cut it in half (long ways). One half served as the base of the cake and the second half is cut to make the cab of the fire truck. Black licorice for the ladders, chocolate cookies … Read more

Coolest Fire Truck Kids Cakes and Preparation Tips 4

The kids (and adults) loved this cake! I baked one 11×15 double batch chocolate chip cake for the truck: 1) The cake was first cut in half lengthwise. 2) Two inches were cut from the end of each piece from step 1. 3) The two larger pieces from step 2 were stacked to create the … Read more

Coolest Homemade Fire Truck Cake Ideas 6

To prepare this fire truck cake I made four yellow cakes in regular size loaf pans. However, only two Duncan Hines Moist Deluxe (butter recipe) cake mixes were needed. I only put 1/2 of each mix in each loaf pan. After the cakes were baked and cooled I stacked two of them on top of … Read more

Coolest Fire Hydrant Cake

Fire Hydrant Cake

We used this small fire hydrant cake as the 1 year cake the birthday boy gets to dig in to. To make, we baked 3 small cakes in creme brulee dishes and then used a cup cake for the round top. We stacked the 4 pieces, putting icing in between the layers for stability and … Read more

Cool Homemade Firetruck Cake

Homemade Firetruck Cake

I made this firetruck cake for my grandson, Hank’s, 4th birthday last year. While I made a 1/2 sheet cake, it was way too big and I could have gotten by with a 9 X 12 (1/4 sheet), so I would make that change next time. I pieced the cake together, and had to stack … Read more

Cool Homemade 3D Red Fire Truck Cake Design

Homemade Fire Truck Birthday Cake

I made this Fire Truck Birthday Cake after stacking cakes to get the right look for a fire truck. After coming as close as I could, I covered the truck in red Wilton’s fondant and covered the control panel in grey fondant. I made the wheels out of gumapaste. I painted the control panel components … Read more

Coolest Firetruck Birthday Cake

Homemade  Firetruck Birthday Cake

I made an 11 x 15 x 2 sheet cake and cut it into thirds. With buttercream, I stacked the cake thirds to produce a 11 x 5 x 5 cake and crumb coated the entire thing. I removed a 2 x 5 x 1 section just before the halfway mark for the separation of … Read more

Coolest Fire Truck Kids Cakes and Preparation Tips 2

Thanks to everyone who posts kids cakes on this website. I was able to gather a number of ideas to make my sons cake work for us. My son just loved the thin red licorice hose and the ladder made with chocolate icing. The best part was using Wilton’s ready-to-use rolled fondant icing. I bought … Read more

Coolest Fire Truck Kids Cakes and Preparation Tips 5

For my sons second birthday I made a fire engine cake using several kids cakes ideas from this site as well as others. I started by baking a 9×13 in yellow sheet cake which I froze for a few hours to make cutting the various pieces a little easier. I then cut and stacked the … Read more

Coolest Homemade Fire Truck Cake Ideas 7

I bought three coconut (already iced) Pepperidge Farm cakes. (They are in the frozen desserts section of the grocery store around $3.79 each perfectly square shaped). I placed two of the frozen cakes side by side on a cardboard cake plate from Party City. I put the other cake directly on top of the first … Read more

Cool Homemade Firefighter Cake

Homemade Firefighter Cake

This Firefighter Cake was made for my husband’s boss’ father-in-law, who was in an explosion in Ghent. He was one of the surviving volunteer fire fighters. I made the hat out of 3 9inch and an 8in pan and the bill is fondant and the flames are fondant mixed colors. Red didn’t turn out, I … Read more

Simple Homemade Fire Engine Cake

Homemade Fire Engine Cake

I made this fire engine cake for my son’s 3rd birthday with the help of my sisters for decorating and it was a real hit! I used a basic chocolate butter cake recipe to bake 2 loaf tin cakes. I then followed the family fun video ( cut out the shape of the cake and … Read more