Coolest Ever Homemade 3D Bakugan Birthday Cake

Homemade Bakugan Birthday Cake

I made this Homemade Bakugan Birthday Cake for my son Luke on his 5th birthday. I used two square 6″” fruit cakes and after carving I still had plenty left over. I used a round Xmas pudding mould for the size of each Bakugan. I placed it on the fruit cake and cut round it. … Read more

Awesome Homemade Betty Boop Birthday Cake

Homemade Betty Boop Birthday Cake

This Betty Boop Birthday Cake was for my granddaughter’s 10th birthday as she loves Betty Boop. The cakes are chocolate sponge layered with chocolate buttercream. I coat the cakes with a good layer of buttercream all over before covering with the sugarpaste which I roll out to 5mm using guides. I purchased the Betty Boop … Read more

Coolest Ever Homemade 3D Oscar the Grouch Cake

Homemade Oscar The Grouch Cake

Here’s how we made this Oscar the Grouch cake… My wife and I found that we were both good at making creative cakes. We now sell custom cakes out of our house. It’s just me and her and our home oven with materials we buy at everyday cake supply stores. This Oscar The Grouch cake … Read more

Coolest Homemade Pink Basket-Weave Baby Carriage Cake

Homemade Baby Carriage Cake

This Baby Carriage Cake was made for a friend’s baby shower! I baked 2-10″ round cakes and crumb coated them to prevent crumbs from coming through! They were stacked and then final coated with homemade butter cream. I marked and divided the cake into 4 parts, 1/4, 1/4 & 1/2! The top left 1/4 was … Read more

Beautiful Homemade Ballerina Cake

Beautiful Ballerina Cake

For my daughter’s 5th birthday, she asked for a ballerina cake. I’m not the best at envisaging a wonderful creation in my head so I used CakeGirl from Flickr’s cake (not sure if hers was the original, I think so though). Mine is a little different. I made 2 moist chocolate crazy cakes (this recipe … Read more

Cool Wood Working Cake

The Wood Workers Cake

My inspiration for this wood working cake was my father-in-law, it was for his birthday. He is a skilled wood worker and between him and my husband there is no wood piece of furniture that has not been made by them. This was my first cake so I was nervous on how it would turn … Read more

Beautiful Hootabelle Cake from Giggle and Hoot

This beautiful Hootabelle cake from Giggle and Hoot is my first fully carved cake! It is vanilla butter cake filled with white chocolate gananche and then covered in fondant. For the body I used a 15cm tin and the head was made using 4 – 20cm cakes, carved into the round shape I needed. I then covered the … Read more

Coolest Homemade Tow Mater Cake

My son’s 2nd birthday was fast approaching and he has made the switch from loving Mickey Mouse to adoring Disney cars. He loves Lightning McQueen but he and I both adore Tow Mater. He is so funny and my little boy Jack laughs at everything he does. Now a friend had posted a picture of her son’s Lightning McQueen cake made by … Read more

Coolest Homemade Black and White Handbag Cake

Homemade Handbag Cake

I made this Handbag Cake for my friend who loved handbags. I made 3 10″ round sponge cakes, cut a portion from the top to give it some shape then jam and butter creamed them together onto a 13″ round cakeboard. I then put them in the fridge to harden a little about half an … Read more

Awesome Homemade Baby Blocks Cake with Teddy Bear

Homemade Baby Blocks Cake

I made this Baby Blocks cake for my Godson’s Christening. I baked a large sheet cake of yellow cake from scratch and also a 13×9 sheet cake to cut up and use for the blocks. Once the cakes had cooled I cut the 13×9 into squares and then froze them both. When it came to … Read more

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

Amazing Wine Bottle Cake for Mom’s 60th Birthday

Classy Wine Bottle Cake for a 60th Birthday

My Mom’s 60th birthday was coming up and I wanted to make her a special wine bottle cake.  My sister thought I should make something funny (a roll of toilet paper that read “You’re old as crap!  Here’s to wiping another year away”).  Besides the fact that my very conservative grandmother thought it was inappropriate … Read more

Coolest 3D Sculpted Venom Cake

Coolest Ever 3D Sculpted Venom Cake

I had a VERY last minute order for a 3D sculpted Venom cake and matching cupcakes. I was more than happy to do it because my husband is a huge comic book fan. He was very excited throughout the entire process as he watched the sculpture come together. In fact when I was done he … Read more

Coolest Chinese Food To Go Cake

Chinese Takeout Box Cake

I made this Chinese takeout box cake for an Asian Moon Festival event at work. (Where I work, we have potlucks with themes throughout the year. Basically, we like to snack at work, so we’ll find any reason to celebrate and eat.) This cake is very simple to make. Making the Chinese Takeout Box Cake … Read more

Coolest Homemade Bapstism Cake With a Rustic Theme

Coolest Rustic theme Baptismal Cake

I made this cake for my daughter’s best friend’s Little Angel. I used yellow fondant to cover the cake and used airbrushed to make it more realistic. I used airbrush colors red, green and orange. Then I rolled thin strips of brown fondant to make it look like twigs and pasted them to the side … Read more

Coolest Homemade Burger Cake With Fondant Veggies

Coolest Homemade Burger Cake

Making the Birthday Burger Cake Here’s a burger cake I made for my daughter and her boyfriend’s birthdays (5 days apart). We were invited to their birthday/camping party at his parent’s house in the desert. I said I’d bring the cake. I worked on it over several days. First, I baked two 8 inch white … Read more

Incredible Homemade The Little Mermaid Cake Topper

little mermaid cake topper

This was made with love since this cake was my first time to make with an edible cake topper made from gumpaste. Making The Little Mermaid cake topper was really hard work. It took a lot of patience to be able to make this kind of cake since I am not a professional baker. Making the … Read more

Awesome Tree Stump Tinkerbell Birthday Cake Idea

tinkerbell birthday cake idea

Deciding on a Tinkerbell Birthday Cake Idea There has only been two times total for both kids that I didn’t make my kids birthday cake myself. It’s so much fun yet can be a bit stressful. This year, the youngest decided she wanted a Tinkerbell birthday cake. After looking all over Coolest Birthday Cakes and Pinterest … Read more

Coolest Homemade Funny Divorce Cake

Funny Divorce Cake

Going through a 3 year divorce is exhausting mentally and physically but you learn how to push yourself and it helps if you have a good sense of humor through it.  I wanted to celebrate my own divorce but you realize that you can’t after all the bills come. So I wanted to celebrate with … Read more

Simple Castle Cake for my Birthday Girl

Castle Cake

First of all, you need to know that I am a beginner when it comes to cake decorating. I’ve just started making birthday cakes since my sweet children came into my life. I really wanted to try a castle cake for my little girl. For me the most daunting part of the whole thing was … Read more

Coolest Homemade Jerusalem Wailing Wall Cake

wailing wall cake

I made this Wailing Wall cake to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Jerusalem Day for my daughter’s kindergarten. Background for Jerusalem Day Jerusalem Day is an Israeli national holiday commemorating the reunification of Jerusalem in the 1967 Six-Day War. Jerusalem is a beautiful and ancient holy city in Israel. The Old City of Jerusalem has significant importance … Read more

Cool Nacho Cake for an Anniversary

Nacho Cake

I had a great nacho cake idea of conquering up something for my parents anniversary cake! My family always expects me to make something super tasty and fun for parties. We always get nachos on every vacation at every restaurant, our guilty pleasure. The best part of this cake is no one actually thought it … Read more

Adorably Awesome 3D Paw Patrol Cake

3 year old daughters paw patrol cake

I work full time in an office and part time in a bakery, but when my little girl asked for a “pupcake” instead of cupcake, I made sure this Paw Patrol cake would be something to remember. In order to bake the cake, I used 8 inch round chocolate cake. Then, I layered it with … Read more

Frozen Themed Castle Cake

Frozen Themed Castle Cake

My daughter recently turned 7 years old. She’s in love with the movie, Frozen, as is the rest of the world. This was the most fun I’ve ever had making a cake. Though it was my very first castle cake, it came out great! Castle Cake Instructions The cake was Funfetti (2 9″x13″ and 2 … Read more