Coolest Strawberry Shortcake

Strawberry Shortcake

I made this Strawberry Shortcake for my daughter’s 3rd birthday. The tiers are 6 and 10 inches, 2 layers each. The cakes are frosted in strawberry flavored buttercream and draped in pink marshmallow fondant (Marshmallow fondant tastes better than Wilton fondant and is easy to make). I made the pink swirls on the bottom layer … Read more

Strawberry Shortcake Cake

Liv's cake

My mother in law made this for our daughter’s 2nd birthday. It is beautiful!! We had trouble getting the fondant to turn red, so we ended up with pink – but it was still beyond adorable! We used molds for the leaves and flowers and heart molds for the strawberries (an idea that we got … Read more

Cool Homemade Strawberry Shortcake

Strawberry Shortcake

This is a strawberry, strawberry shortcake cake. I layered 2 different cakes and covered fondant.Then also made a smaller and covered as well. The balls are just rolled up fondant. The strawberry’s are the top of a tree cookie cutter with green icing. Very fun!! The little girl loved it!

Coolest Strawberry Shortcake

Stawberry Shortcake

I made this Strawberry Shortcake for my daughter’s first birthday. I used the Wilton Strawberry Shortcake pan, which comes with the instructions. I decorated it using the Ready To Use Wilton Decorator Icing, and Wilton Food coloring.

Coolest Super Hero Birthday Cake

Homemade Super Hero Birthday Cake

I used boxed cake mix (DH-yellow cake with a touch of my own real vanilla) and store bought vanilla butter cream to “dirty ice” the cake layers. BTW–It tasted just like Twinkies! Then made MMF to cover each layer in primary color: the bottom layer is half blue and half yellow, the top is all … Read more

Homemade Superhero Cake

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A few years ago, I wanted to make a cake for my godson who loved superheros. I opted to try my first three tier cake. I baked round cakes in three sizes, 12″, 9″, and 8″ For the bottom 12″ cake, I iced using Wilton red icing, with buttercream icing. It took a bit of … Read more

Hand-Sculpted Superheros Birthday Cake

Homemade Superheros Birthday Cake

All the characters on this Superheros Birthday Cake, Batman, Ironman & Spiderman were hand sculpted from fondant and gumpaste. The Spiderwebs are made of White Chocolate, the flames made of fondant which I marbleized.

Coolest Superman Cake

Superman Cake

This Superman cake was a welcome home cake for a soldier returning home from Iraq. I had seen a cake with a city drawn on the side and thought it would be cool to give it a comic book look with the use of color flow. This cake is 100% edible but color flow does … Read more

Cool Homemade Superman Cake

Coolest Superman Birthday Cake

I made this Superman Birthday Cake from scratch. I made a 9 inch and 12 in round pound cake. For the pound cake i used 2 1/3 c. flour, 1 1/2c butter, 1/2 tsp. salt, 2 1/2c. sugar, 7 eggs, 1 tsp. vanilla, 1 tsp. grated lemon zest. Bake at 350 for 50-55 min. After … Read more

Coolest Superman Cake

Superman Cake

I got my idea for this Superman cake from this wonderful website. It was my “test cake” that I’m pretty proud of. I used a 9×9 round pan and carved out the emblem. Mr.(Duncan) Hines and I go way back and I used the French Vanilla box cake. I made my own buttercream frosting. I … Read more

Awesome Sponge Bob Cake

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My Grandson wanted a Sponge Bob cake for his birthday. I made Sponge Bob with crispy rice treats and covered it with rolled fondant. All the kids at the party couldn’t wait to EAT Sponge Bob – it was a big hit!

Coolest Spongebob Cake

Homemade Spongebob Cake

This Homemade Spongebob Cake was made for my 5 year old to share with his friends on his last day of school! I used the Wilton Spongebob pan to create Spongebob! The directions were followed, the entire cake was piped with tip #18, but in the prospective colors. The outline was tip #3, Eyes #12, … Read more

Homemade Spongebob Cake

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I made this cake for my friend’s 6th birthday. I printed a large picture of Spongebob and it helped me a-lot during the decoration process. (I tried to make it as similar as possible to the original character. I used yellow food coloring for the body & blue and red food colors for the eyes, … Read more

Coolest Strawberry Shortcake Cake

Homemade Strawberry Shortcake Cake

My daughter wanted a Barbie dress cake. But I already made one for her when she was 2. So I was browsing, and found a Strawberry Shortcake in a dress. I asked her what she thought of it and loved it. So I made a smaller dress just baked in a Pyrex bowl. I used … Read more

Coolest Spongebob Cake

Homemade Spongebob Cake

I actually made this Spongebob Cake by looking at the cakes on this site! I made it with a box of yellow cake and let cool overnight. I frosted the top 2/3 of cake with white frosting with yellow food coloring. Bottom 3rd was just the white frosting. Mixed white frosting with blue food coloring … Read more

Coolest Sponge Bob Birthday Cake

Homemade Sponge Bob Birthday Cake

I made this Sponge Bob birthday cake for my God-son and his Grandpa. They share the same birthday. My God-son loves Sponge Bob and the idea came from a Sponge-Bob episode. The Cake: I used 2 boxes of white cake mix and doctored them up. To each cake mix I added: 4 eggs, 1cp. plain … Read more

Coolest Spongebob Birthday Cake

Homemade Spongebob Birthday Cake

I made this Spongebob birthday cake for my son Fletcher’s 2nd birthday. I used a homemade chocolate cake recipe that I knew was very dense and tended to hold up to the fondant better. I baked one cake in a 9×13 pan, chilled the cake, cut it in half, then stacked one half on top … Read more

Coolest Spongebob Birthday Cake

Homemade Spongebob Birthday Cake

I made this Spongebob birthday cake for a 6 yr old’s birthday. Spongebob, Patrick, rock behind Spongebob and Patrick, and treasure chest is fondant. Shells, seahorse, sea turtle, starfish, shark and angel fish are chocolate melts. The icing is tinted butter cream with sugar sprinkles for water effect and sand beach. Crabby patties on beach, … Read more

Cool Homemade Tinkerbell Doll Cake

Tinkerbell Doll Cake

For my daughter’s fifth birthday I made this Tinkerbell Doll cake. I bought the doll from the Disney store. I used a Pyrex 2.5 L glass bowl as well as a round spring form cake pan stacked on each other to get the shape. I iced the middle of the cake as well as the … Read more

Coolest Tinkerbell and Friends Cake Design

Homemade Tinkerbell and Friends Cake Design

This Tinkerbell and Friends Cake Design was for my daughter, Emily’s 6th Birthday. She wanted Tinkerbell, and I saw a cake once that had a waterfall on it. So, I thought, hmmm…I can do that. So started with set of 3 tiers, offset for more “waterfall room” on front, frosted with leaf green frosting. Then … Read more