Coolest Caterpillar Cake for Grandson

Coolest Caterpillar Cake for Grandson

We had our hearts set on a  caterpillar cake for our grandson’s 2nd birthday so, after searching locally for ball pans without success we purchased Wilton Ball Pans online. Delivery was the biggest cost! Thinking we had never strayed from a recipe, we bought several cake mixes assuming test bakes would be required. To our … Read more

Coolest 1st Birthday The Very Hungry Caterpillar Cake

I made this two tier double chocolate cake for a first birthday boy Who loves the story book The Very Hungry Caterpillar.  The two tiers were made of the same soft moist chocolate cake with a cookies and cream center. Both tiers were covered with white fondant. Each tier was divided by multiple colored balls of fondant. We made the caterpillar out of gum … Read more

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Cake

The Very Hungry Caterpillar Cake

I was asked to make a cake of a children’s book, The Hungry Caterpillar. I researched online to get ideas. Most of the cakes were three tier. They were nice, but I decided I wanted this cake to look like a book.  This cake was fun to make, cutting out all the foods and pieces … Read more

Colourful Caterpillar Cake

Colourful Caterpillar Cake

This is the first cake I ever made! Well, that was decorated, anyway. My daughter’s first birthday cake, we had her party combined with her Dedication. Everyone loved the caterpillar cake. My mother in law helped me bake and ice it. I probably found a picture on the internet for inspiration, being back in 2008, … Read more

Baby Einstein Caterpillar Cake for a 1st Birthday

Baby Einstein Caterpillar Cake for a 1st Birthday

When I decided to have a Baby Einstein party for my son’ s first birthday with the focus being on the caterpillar, I did a Google search and found this site! I decided he NEEDED a Baby Einstein Caterpillar cake even though I don’t really bake and certainly don’t decorate cakes. I used the Wilton Sports Ball … Read more

Easy Hungry Caterpillar Book Cake

Easy Hungry Caterpillar Book Cake

My daughter loves the Hungry Caterpillar book, her favorite part is looking at the many colors on the inside cover.  For her second birthday, I wanted to make her cake that looked like the inside cover but I didn’t have a lot of time. I bought a chocolate cake mix and vanilla frosting, several different … Read more

Coolest Baby Einstein Caterpillar First Birthday Cake

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When we decided to do a Baby Einstein themed first birthday party for our son, my sister and I of course consulted www.coolest-birthday-cakes.com for ideas. We found great ideas for my older son’s 2nd birthday (Mickey Mouse Clubhouse cake) here. We used a large Wilton sheet cake pan to make the base. We used a … Read more