Cool Doctor Who Tardis Cake

He wants a What?! A Tardis Cake?

I was asked to do a Tardis cake. First, what’s a Tardis? Oh, it’s from Dr. Who. Still had no idea. So I did some research. A tall square cake. Easy enough. Hahaha. Not so much. So then I started Googling “how to make a Tardis.”  Amazingly enough, there were print outs for “fold your … Read more

Coolest Hunger Games Suprise Birthday Cake

Coolest Hunger Games Suprise Birthday Cake

My daughter’s friends decided to throw her a surprise birthday party, as I wasn’t going to give her a party this year (I think children shouldn’t expect a birthday party every year by the time they are 12). My daughter loves The Hunger Games books, so the girls had borrowed toy weapons from their brothers, surprised my daughter in … Read more

Grown Up Star Wars Cake for a Self-Confessed Geek

Grown Up Star Wars Cake for a Self-Confessed Geek

This Star Wars cake was relatively simple to create. The brief was to give a ‘geeky surprise’ to an adult Star Wars fan. The cake itself is a simple vanilla sponge with vanilla butter cream.  There are two layers, each layer made up from a three egg mix. The covering is fondant. I used soft silver pearls … Read more

Coolest R2D2 Birthday Cake

Coolest R2D2 Birthday Cake

I had to create a R2D2 cake for my son’s 5th birthday party. He was celebrating with his best friend Brady. They were moving soon and he was also a true Star Wars fan. It was going to be a special goodbye for these two friends from birth. My son Kelton truly thinks I could … Read more

Cool Hunger Games Book Cake

Cool Hunger Games Book Cake

I was asked to make a Hunger Games cake for a friend. I did tons of research and decided on just replicating the book. But in much larger scale. I was really worried about making the Mockingjay pin that goes on the front because that is a lot of sculpting, which I don’t really do.  … Read more

Unbelievable Fondant-Free R2D2 Cake

Unbelievable Fondant-Free R2D2 Cake

I made this R2D2 cake for my husband who is a big R2 fan.  I haven’t made a 3D cake before so it was always going to be a challenge!  Also, my husband doesn’t like fondant icing so I had the pleasure of having to use butter cream icing to decorate it. It took two days to … Read more

Cool R2-D2 Birthday Cake

Cool R2-D2 Birthday Cake

Make 2 sponge cakes (26x23cm) and freeze them overnight to make cutting easier when making this R2-D2 birthday cake. Remove from freezer and cut while frozen, on morning of party. Cut legs and body extension out of one cake. Place on foiled tray and add rolling iceing (blue and white needed). Make red and silver colours … Read more

Coolest Homemade Star Wars Cake for my Husband’s 40th Birthday

homemade star wars cake

Everyone at the party loved my homemade Star Wars Cake and were amazed that the millennium falcon was an edible chocolate mold. It was a big hit, and hubby was very happy! I made a 3 layer German chocolate cake with coconut pecan icing to look like Chewbacca fur. Made Chewbacca sash out of chocolate … Read more