Cool Retro Pink Cadillac Cake

pink Cadillac cake

I was asked to make a 59 pink Cadillac cake for my cousin’s 13th birthday. I was excited about the idea, but hesitant about how I would pull it off, having never made any car cakes before. Making the Pink Cadillac Cake I baked enough cake for 30 people in a half sheet pan. I … Read more

Cute, Pink Car Cake for a 2 Year Old Girl

Cute, Pink Car Cake for a 2 Year Old Girl

My two year old girl loves cars! She makes crazy faces as she drives her toy cars all over the house. I knew I wanted to make her a car cake for her birthday party, but I also wanted it to be pink. I used the Wilton Cruiser mold to bake my cake and let … Read more

Race Track Birthday Cake

Race Track Birthday Cake

This racetrack cake is one of three cakes I made in the same day for a combined brother and sister birthday party. The cake is triple chocolate, frosted in buttercream frosting and then covered in fondant. I used a 8 inch round cake and a 8 inch square cake to make the number five shape. The cake itself … Read more

Coolest Cars Race Track Birthday Cake

Coolest Cars Race Track Birthday Cake

My nephew is into racing. When I made this race car birthday cake for his 7th birthday, he was also into the movie Cars. This is the cake I came up with. Cars Race Track Birthday Cake Instructions I baked a 13″ x 9″ cake and cut out the inside of the 7 (v shape). … Read more

Cool Homemade Race Car Track Birthday Cake

Coolest Race Car Track Birthday Cake

As you can see from the photo, this race car track birthday cake with made in celebration of a young man’s 8th birthday and resulted in a huge smile of appreciation. Race Car Track Birthday Cake Instructions I made two layers of cake in two 9by 13 inch pans, one white cake and one chocolate. … Read more

Cool Homemade Race Car Track Cake

Cool Homemade Race Car Track Cake

I wanted to make my grandson’s birthday cake this year.  He absolutely loves cars, race tracks and mud, so I decided to build a cake around that theme. I baked two cakes.  One was in a round 9′ cake pan and the other in a 9×11′ pan.  After both were baked and cooled, I cut a … Read more

Number 8 Race Track Cake

I was excited when my son turned 8! He was into racing tracks and cars. What a perfect combination for making a cake… a number 8 race track cake. I baked 2 round 20cm cakes, chocolate and caramel mud. I levelled the cakes identically, slicing the tops off. I also cut the ends of each … Read more

Coolest Hot Wheels Racetrack Birthday Cake

Coolest Hot Wheels Racetrack Birthday Cake

For my youngest son’s 4th birthday, we went with a Hot Wheels theme.  He LOVES cars, so it was a no brainer. To create this Hot Wheels racetrack birthday cake I made two 11×15 sheet cakes, one in chocolate (Wilton’s chocolate grooms cake) the other white (Wilton’s yellow cake).  I made one 6″ round cake … Read more

Cool Homemade Race Car Birthday Cake

Coolest Race Car Birthday Cake

This race car birthday cake is a 12″ round white cake with homemade buttercream frosting. I made the race car out of gum paste and it was actually easier to make than I thought it would be. If you want to make one, all I did was Google how to make a race car out … Read more

Coolest Vegan Racetrack Cake

Coolest Vegan Racetrack Cake

My toddler J wanted a racetrack cake for his 3rd birthday. I was a bit worried because I thought it was going to be hard to find the necessary supplies to make it. As a mother of five with a vegan diet it can sometimes be difficult to embark upon a cake creating journey. My … Read more

Coolest Bathurst 500 Race Track Birthday Cake

My partner decided he wanted a Bathurst 500 cake for his birthday, he didn’t really expect to see one though. After Googling for some time I found NO Bathurst 500 cakes so it was up to me to be creative. At the beginning of the week I made some gumpaste signs that indicated different corners … Read more

Coolest M&M Race Car Cake

Coolest M&M Race Car Cake

I asked my (soon to be) 5 year old son what kind of birthday cake he wanted. He had just learned of NASCAR and like most kids Kyle Busch in the M&M car was his favorite and that’s what he wanted. I have just started decorating cakes a couple years ago so every cake i … Read more

Coolest 3rd Birthday Racetrack Cake

Coolest 3rd Birthday Racetrack Cake

This 3rd birthday Racetrack cake was actually very simple to make – I used two round cake pans with two store bought cake mixes (vanilla). I cut the edges so they would fit nicely and placed the cakes together on the board. Then I used butter cream icing all over the top and sides – … Read more

Not-A-Lot-Of-Thought Race Car Cake

Not-A-Lot-Of-Thought Race Car Cake

I wasn’t too sure about how to make a race car cake for my son’s 6 year old birthday party, which was being held at an arcade with a big slot car race track, and debated for a long time about just using a form pan. In the end, I decided to wing it. The … Read more

Bryce’s Cake with a Road

Bryce's Cake with a Road

When I asked Bryce what kind of cake he wanted me to make for his 3rd birthday he said he wanted one with a road on it.  As I browsed through pictures on the internet, he watched over my shoulder, indignant if I stopped on one that did not have a road.  “I need a … Read more

Colorful Homemade Race Car Cake

Coolest Race Car Cake

For my son’s 2nd birthday, I had a transportation party. I made a fire truck cake, a race car cake and a train cake. This was the race car cake. I bought a Wilton race car mold which made it easy. I used the homemade white cake recipe I always use from the Better Homes … Read more

Figure 8 Racetrack Birthday Cake

Figure 8 Racetrack Birthday Cake

My son has asked me to make his birthday cake this year.  “What do you have in mind?” I ask, thinking he’s probably going to ask me to make him a Titanic cake like he did last year.  I shudder at the thought.  “I want a Shelby Mustang!” he replies eagerly.  Ummm…ooookay.  My mind begins … Read more

Coolest Cars Race Track 2nd Birthday Cake

Coolest Cars Race Track 2nd Birthday Cake

I had decided to plan my son’s party and make his 2nd birthday cake all based on the Disney Cars movie, because of his love of playing with cars, hot wheels, and anything that generally rolls. We have also watched the movie a couple of times and he seemed to really enjoy it. After looking … Read more

Cool Homemade Disney Cars Birthday Cake

Coolest Disney Cars Birthday Cake

This Disney Cars birthday cake is the birthday cake I made back in Feb. for my son’s 3rd birthday. He loves all the Disney Cars movies and I wanted to make him something really special. He had become a big brother in November, so I wanted to go the extra mile for his birthday! The cake … Read more

Disney Cars 2nd Birthday Cake

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I made this cake for my son’s 2nd b-day… He absolutely loved it! I first started with just a boxed cake mix. Cooked it and let cooled. Once cooled I flipped it upside down onto a throw away cookie sheet. While it’s cooling I then prepared all the other ingredients. I used whipped Vanilla icing … Read more