Gummy Bear Birthday Cake

Gummy Bear Birthday Cake

My nephew loved to go online and watch the gummy bear song, So we decided that would be a cool theme for his birthday, and since they didn’t sell decorations or anything for it we had to make everything ourselves. I baked a rectangle 9×13 double layer cake. I had a Wilton bear shape pan … Read more

Dispicable Me minion cake

Dispicable Me minion cake

This cake was fun to make and see the minion come to life. I used butter cream frosting, chocolate frosting,  chocolate cake mix, neon food coloring,  and a frosting bag with a smooth tip.   When I started I did not know what to start with so I made the white of the eye I … Read more

8th Anniversary Giant Cupcake Bouquet

8th Anniversary Giant Cupcake Bouquet

I am made this cake to surprise my husband on our 8th anniversary.  Made it in 3 hours when my DH was out to play badminton. Every thing is made from scratch. I started with the cupcake base. Since I did not have prior experience with melting white chocolate I wanted to make an attempt … Read more

Pink Poodle Cake for My Grandaughter’s 5th Birthday

Pink Poodle Cake for My Grandaughter's 5th Birthday

I had to make a poodle cake quick,fast,and in a hurry . Using my cake round cake pans and  my cupcake pan, I made the cake pieces. I used no pattern, just cut freehand. I used store-bought frosting and store bought cakemix. The hot pink frosting came with sparkle sprinkles too. I used strawbery flavored … Read more

Football Pitch Birthday Cake For My Son’s First Birthday

Football Pitch Birthday Cake For My Son's First Birthday

All I wanted was to make a unique and outstanding cake for my son on his first birthday. I made use of a 14″ rectangular cake pan.It was a marble-sponge cake. I covered the cake with butter icing. For the grass I used coconut. After breaking the coconut I peeled off the brown part and grated … Read more

Cute Homemade Minnie Mouse 1st Birthday Cake

Coolest Minnie Mouse 1st Birthday Cake

First I used a box cake and baked it as the direction asks. After the cake was cooked I let it cool off then flipped it onto a cardboard from Part City. I put the cake in the freezer for 3 hours. After it was hard I use my #1 template I got off the … Read more

Last Minute Hello Kitty Birthday Cake

Last Minute Hello Kitty Birthday Cake

I made this cake for my granddaughters 9th birthday, my son called me at the last minute. He ask me if I could make a hello kitty cake for his daughter, and to top it off he wanted a 3 tier cake. I did not have very much at home to work with, so I … Read more

Littlest Pet Shoppe Cake for a 5 -Year Old Girl

Littlest Pet Shoppe Cake for a 5 -Year Old Girl

My grand-daughter wanted a ” Littlest Pet Shoppe Cake” for her 5th birthday.  For a gift she wanted certain pets to add to her collection.  I always make the family birthday cakes, so decided to”WOW” her with a 3 tier cake, adding the pets she wanted for her collection.  Pink is her favorite color, so … Read more

Cute Rat Birthday Cake

Cute Rat Birthday Cake

My 9 year old wanted to have a birthday party for her pet rats, complete with cake. She loves to bake and decorate, so she did this with only a little help! First, she made a vanilla cake and baked it in a 9″ springform pan. She trimmed the cake into an oblong shape when … Read more

Homemade Cookie Monster Cake

Homemade Cookie Monster Cake

I made this cake for my daughter’s 12th birthday.  She loves Cookie Monster, and all she wanted was a Cookie Monster Birthday party. The cake is whip cream frosting and chocolate chip cookies.  I crumbled them up and made it look as if Cookie Monster took a bite out of it. It was a fun cake … Read more

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

This is a buttercream frosting and fondant cake. Fugde Marble cake. It’s a 9×13″ with two 8″ round cakes cut in half and stacked to make the city on the side. The pizza is an upside down bundt cake . Buttercream frosting for the pizza sauce with red and brown food coloring and shredded fondant … Read more

Don’t Go in the Water Birthday Cake

Don't Go in the Water Birthday Cake

My grandson was having a beach party theme for his pool-side birthday party.  I created a half sheet cake that was white cake with cheesecake filling.  I made water from tinted Swiss Meringue with a slope to the beach which was brown sugar. The beach boy and hat which did resemble my grandson are made … Read more

Simple Birthday Beauty Cake

Simple Birthday Beauty Cake

This is for my fiance sister’s birthday. This cake was created from Pillsbury white cake mixes. Layers colored her favorite color (purple). The cake was torte and layered white and purple every other. Made from scratch was the chocolate simple butter cream to ice the cake. Decorations on the cake were royal icing. The cake … Read more

Mc Donald Cake

Mc Donald Cake

My friend’s daughter works at McDonald’s. She called one day asking if I would make a McDonald cake as a going away gift for someone at work. I told her of course, bring me the smallest cup and french fry holder they had and that I would use that on the cake. I made the … Read more

Sweet Baby Shower Cake by a Church Granny

Sweet Baby Shower Cake by a Church Granny

Will you make a cake for J__‘s baby shower cake next week?  Sure, tell me what you have in mind.  After hours of messaging back and forth with pictures from Pinterest, I read “I like the Winnie the Pooh Cake with no Pooh…just polka dots, a blue bow and his full name on the front … Read more

Horse Themed Birthday Cake

Horse Themed Birthday Cake

I baked 3 different flavors of cake, orange, vanilla and chocolate.  I baked the cakes a day in advance before I started decorating them.  I put the rectangular orange and vanilla cakes to make a big rectangular cake and covered it with butter cream.  I cut a horse template from a piece of paper and used … Read more

30th Birthday Ocean Life Savers Birthday Cake

30th Birthday Ocean Life Savers Birthday Cake

I love making things from scratch! So when my 30th birthday approached I thought about buying a cake but couldn’t find what I wanted, and decided that if I wanted to bake my own cake then I should. I made a classic yellow cake and made a simple butter cream frosting. My favorite part is … Read more

Boot’s cake from Dora the Explorer

Boot's cake from Dora the Explorer

My 3 year old BEGGED!!! for a Boots cake.  She just loves her  monkey’s. Well my husband and I went all over the place looking for anything at all we could of used and you would be surprised how hard it was at this time to find Boots (he is easier now). So my husband … Read more

BeefCake Smurf

BeefCake Smurf

A friend of mine works out an is kind of a muscle man. I found the little smurf toy and it all came together, except for the figure the cake was all eatable!! I carved the cake into a basic mushroom shape using the carved off pieces to build up the top. No fondant just … Read more

Cool 40th Black and White Phantom of the Opera Birthday Cake

Cool 40th Black and White Phantom of the Opera Birthday Cake

My friend, Rachel was turning 40, and a group of her friends offered to throw her the grand party she wanted. She loves Phantom of the Opera, and wanted to be a “Princess”. She also wanted a black and white theme and to have an “elegant” party. Guests were asked to wear masks. One of her friends offered … Read more

Coolest Buzz Lightyear Birthday Cake

Coolest Buzz Lightyear Birthday Cake

My grandson loves the Toy Story DVD’s and asked me to bake him a Buzz Lightyear birthday cake for his 8th birthday. I couldn’t find a suitable image of him on the internet so I looked through several Toy Story coloring books until I found a nice picture of Buzz Lightyear. I bought the book … Read more

Gorgeous and Easy – Beautiful Butterfly Cake

Gorgeous and Easy - Beautiful Butterfly Cake

My little girl was turning 6 and decided she would like a butterfly themed party.  Making homemade cakes is my twice a year hobby (I have 2 kiddos).  So I began searching the usual sites for idea, yes, this site was my first stop :-).   I considered using some of the ideas found here, … Read more

Easy but AWESOME My Little Pony Cake for my 5 year old girl

Easy but AWESOME My Little Pony Cake for my 5 year old girl

I made this cake for my daughter when she turned 5. We wanted something different from the usual My Little Pony cakes that are made. I came up with this idea after shopping for her present and stumbling across the small pony figurines. I thought they’d be great, a cake and an extra “present” for … Read more

Easy Hello Kitty Cake

Easy Hello Kitty Cake

My niece loves Hello Kitty! She’s actually quite easy to make…an easy beginner cake. I bought the Wilton Hello Kitty cake pan. I froze the cake for about 2 hours to make frosting easier. I used homeade buttercream icing for all areas, coloring them red for her bow and yellow for her nose. I did … Read more