Sandcastle Birthday Cake

Our cute neighbors were having birthdays this week so I pulled out my new Nordic Ware Castle pan and made a Sandcastle Cake for them. The cake is made with a yellow cake mix using this recipe here. The “sand” is 1 pack of graham crackers which I ran through the food processor until sandlike. … Continue reading

Sloth Birthday Cake

It’s my daughter’s birthday today and she loves sloths!  The whole fam is headed to the aquarium today because they have sloths there so I decided to make her a sloth birthday cake.  I think it’s pretty cute. The cake is chocolate from this recipe. I spread a generous layer of Nutella between the layers. … Continue reading

Pink Drip and Sprinkle Birthday Cake

So I tried out a drip cake and turns out my drip was too drippy!  I’ll work on it, I promise.  My friend Brandon asked if I would make a birthday cake for his girlfriend Lauren.  All he gave me to go on was pink, hearts, and stars so this is the result.  Even though … Continue reading

Peanut Butter Apple Doggy Birthday Cake

Here is Finn’s birthday cake from his 1st birthday party.  I tried a bite and it wasn’t bad, I think he gulped it down with barely a chew! 1/2 apple, cut into small pieces (it didn’t say to peel the apple but I did) 1 egg 3 tablespoons peanut butter 1/2 teaspoon baking powder 1  … Continue reading

Polka Dot Fondant Birthday Cake

Fun little get together the other night at the church with all the ladies to celebrate the Relief Society’s birthday and they asked if I would make a cake with the theme of polka dots so I happily said yes.  I decided to mix it up just a bit so each level of the cake … Continue reading

Cat Face Fondant Birthday Cake

My friend Heather asked me to make a cat face cake for her daughter Riley’s 18th birthday so of course I said yes because I love cats more than I love making cakes!  This is an 8″ vanilla cake (from the White Almond Sour Cream cake recipe) with buttercream icing and Wilton brand chocolate fondant … Continue reading