Coolest Giant Cupcake for 1st Birthday

Coolest Giant Cupcake for 1st Birthday

I made this giant cupcake as a smash cake for my 1-year-old daughter. I baked four round cakes and froze them.  After taking them out of the freezer, I stacked 2 cakes and put frosting in the middle. Then I shaped into the base of the cupcake. After that, I added the 3rd cake and … Read more

Coolest Giant Cupcake

Coolest Giant Cupcake

Hi all. For this cake I used the giant cupcake tin I found at Kmart for $4!! Bargain!! So I filled the bottom section of the cupcake first and cooked for 15 mins and then added to the troop of tin and cooked for a further 45 mins. It does take quite a while for … Read more

Coolest Little Monsters Cake

Coolest Little Monsters Cake

My grandson’s class is completely nut free (serious allergies), so these little monsters that I made for him to share as a birthday treat are “safe.” I made fondant from scratch (microwave marshmallow recipe), and got nut-free colorings. It took ages to cut and roll and put them all together. It was impossible to make … Read more

Cool Lion Cupcake Cake for a Roaring Leo

Cool Lion Cupcake Birthday Cake for a Roaring Leo

This lion cupcake was a very easy cake to make!  I baked 2 dozen cupcakes and smushed as many as I could on a platter side-by-side in a circle pattern. I put a generous layer of frosting across all the tops (I did not lift up in between cupcakes).  After letting the frosting harden in … Read more

Coolest R2D2 Birthday Cake with Jawas

Coolest R2D2 Birthday Cake with Jawas

My son didn’t just want a R2D2 cake for his 6th birthday, he wanted Jawas as well. After thinking about the best way to do it, I decided to make the main cake R2D2 and just have Jawa cupcakes surrounding it. R2D2 was relatively easy, it didn’t need to feed a lot so I just … Read more

Burger Slider Cupcakes with Watermelon Cake

Burger Slider Cupcakes with Watermelon Cake

I made this cake for 4th of July. I made cupcake sliders and a half watermelon cake. The sliders are the top of a white cupcake and the bottom of a cupcake. Add a piece of chocolate cupcake to look like the meat. With icing add some lettuce, ketchup and mustard. Put together to look like a … Read more

Coolest Baby Giraffe Cupcake Cake

Coolest Baby Giraffe Cupcake Cake

I made this baby giraffe cupcake cake for a friend’s baby shower. She is having a girl so I made the giraffe yellow with pink spots. This idea was taken from an idea that I got from another website. I am not sure of the exact person or I would site their name. The cupcakes … Read more

Coolest Cupcake Bouquet

Coolest Cupcake Bouquet

This cupcake bouquet cake is also one of my favorites and fun to make. You can’t see the inside of the cupcakes but they were neon colors which the children loved. When I made the cupcakes at first I had a malfunction because the frosting that I made wouldn’t peak right and then I took … Read more

Coolest Mickey Mouse Cake and Cupcakes

Coolest Mickey Mouse Cake and Cupcakes

This Mickey Mouse cake was exciting for me. Family and friends are always asking for my delicious desserts but it is rare I get to get creative with decorating! My niece loves Mickey Mouse! She was having a big party so I made the bottom vanilla and the top and cupcakes chocolate. I ran into … Read more

Four Year Old Tea Party Cake

Four Year Old Tea Party Cake

I was making mini cupcakes with these beautiful flowers but it wasn’t working because they were supposed to be full-sized cupcakes. SO I made a cake instead at the last minute and decorated it with these flowers! It turned out much better than I thought! #1 Well, first you have to make the flowers (time … Read more

Littlest Pet Shop Sea Turtle Cupcake Cake

Littlest Pet Shop Sea Turtle Cupcake Birthday Cake

My daughter turned seven and told me she wanted a Littlest Pet Shop Sea Turtle Cupcake Puzzle Cake. I admit I wasn’t sure how to create a cupcake puzzle cake. I knew it would be easier to arrange the mini cupcakes than the normal size cupcakes but I wasn’t sure how I was going to … Read more

Coolest Giant Chocolate Cupcake

Coolest Giant Chocolate Cupcake

I was asked by a friend of mine to make her daughter a giant cupcake made with chocolate sponge. I started by making the butterflies out of pink flower paste using a butterfly cutter, these were placed on a piece of foil shaped in a v shape so they dried with there wings up. I … Read more

Coolest Rock Star KISS Cake

This Rock Star KISS cake was made out of cupcakes. When my boss came to me and told me we needed a cake to promote the new Kiss album I thought alright!  This ought to be fun. So I made a cake to do that but a customer wanted a Kiss cake also. They wanted cupcakes. … Read more

Coolest Mafia Birthday Cake

Coolest Mafia Birthday Cake

I made this Mafia birthday cake and cup cakes for my son in law on his mafia themed birthday. I am not a professional baker. I do it for my family only. I work as a school principal and get very less time to make themed cakes. My daughter asked me to make this cake. … Read more

Cooelst Tinkerbell Cake and Cupcakes

Cooelst Tinkerbell Cake and Cupcakes

I made this Tinkerbell cake and cupcakes for my niece’s 3rd birthday party. She wanted Tinkerbell, so I look on a couple of site for ideas. I made two round 8 in cakes and filled them with  peanut butter cup butter cream  and covered with handmade fondant. For the rock Tink is one I used a small pan … Read more

Coolest Jungle Day Birthday Cake and Cupcakes

Coolest Jungle Day Birthday Cake and Cupcakes

I am submitting another cake which I made for my grand daughter who has just turned 5. She loves animals so we decided to have a jungle themed birthday. I was given the responsibility to make the cake and cup cakes. I am not a professional baker but do it as a hobby. I made … Read more

Coolest BBQ Fun Day Cupcakes

BBQ Cupcakes

Friends were having a BBQ and I had seen these cute cupcakes in a magazine. Theme was perfect for the day so I decided to make these BBQ cupcakes. I had an arrangement of little hamburgers, hot dogs with buns, then hot dogs kabobs and pork chops on the “grill” and the campfire with some … Read more

Coolest Crayon Box Birthday Cupcakes

Coolest Crayon Box Birthday Cupcakes

I made this crayon box birthday cake for my son’s 2nd birthday party. We were having the party at a campground so I had to make the cake/cupcakes the night before and then travel with them, this is why I went with cupcakes instead of the cake. First I took ice cream cones, cut them … Read more

Awesome Devil Cake with Alien Cupcakes

Awesome Devil Cake with Alien Cupcakes

I made this red devil cake in a number 6 shape with alien cupcakes for my 6 year old’s birthday. Got the idea of the number 6 devil from the Australian Women’s Weekly cake book. 1. To make the number 6 cake, I used my favorite butter cake recipe to bake x2 cakes – x1 ring pan and x1 loaf tin cakes. I shaped … Read more

Cool Graveyard Cupcakes

Cool Graveyard Cupcakes

I have seen Graveyard cakes so many times in lots of online pages and in magazines for Halloween. We were having a Halloween party at a friend’s house and we preferred to use cupcakes for the kids. I decided to change the graveyard cake into a cupcake for Halloween. I used chocolate frosting crushed chocolate cookies for … Read more

Coolest High Heel Cupcake Shoes Fit for a Princess

Coolest High Heel Cupcake Shoes Fit for a Princess

I made these high heel cup cakes for one of my best friend’s for her birthday. She is honestly the best person, she is fit to be a princess. I made the cupcakes with vanilla cup cake mix with a marshmallow fondant to cover the cupcake.  I used white chocolate melts to cover a graham cracker to shape the … Read more

Ancient Egypt and Elmo collide for a Double Birthday Cake Bash

Ancient Egypt and Elmo collide for a Double Birthday Cake Bash

This was a double birthday cake request – 2 kids, 2 diff ages, same party. “He likes Elmo, she loves ancient Egypt.” My first thought was to make an ancient Egypt cake with Elmo dressed in Egyptian costume like King Tut sitting on top of a pyramid. Cute, but not what the mom had in … Read more

Super-Easy Candy Flower Cupcakes

Super-Easy Candy Flower Cupcakes

Super easy flower cupcakes using Starburst and Jelly Belly candy for decorations. My daughter was turning 9 and wanted to participate in the making of her cupcakes.  She chose funfetti cake mix (a favorite) but wanted homemade frosting. As we walked down the aisle we picked up the cake mix, a box of domino confectioner … Read more

Coolest Alice in Wonderland Cupcakes

Coolest Alice in Wonderland Cupcakes

A friend of mine asked if I could make her some cupcakes for her twin girls’ 4th birthday party. The theme was Alice in Wonderland and she wanted lots of color and “something simple”.  Now if anyone knows my cakes they know I’m far from simple and love to lose myself in my project. Her twins were … Read more