Harry Potter Cake

My sister-in-law is a HUGE Harry Potter fan, so when thinking about what kind of cake to make for her birthday, it hit me like a ton of bricks.  Duh!  Of course! When I was first working on this cake, I honestly didn’t know if it would make it.  Came across several issues while puttingRead More

Cinderella Cake

When I was asked to make a Cinderella birthday cake for a super cute little girl, I wanted to make something a little different than the pictures of other cakes I saw.  Soo, I decided to make the rest of this tiered cake match Cinderella’s dress. The bottom tier is a 3 layer 10 inchRead More

2012 Super Bowl Cake

I couldn’t resist!  To be honest, I wasn’t totally happy with how this cake turned out, but did make some notes for the next football field cake that I make.  This is a 2 layer 11×15 inch yellow cake with mini chocolate chips, chocolate filling in between the layers, and covered in buttercream icing. AllRead More

Go Cart Cake!

Here we go…I had to do this one.  Go carts are SO much fun!  This is a 2 layer 12 inch chocolate cake with chocolate icing.  Yes, even the green icing is chocolate!  It actually made a nice shade of hunter green since the icing has cocoa in it. The cars are made out ofRead More

Valentine’s Day

If you want to watch the video of all these yummy treats, watch the slideshow!  http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8hV95dsiE2k Okay, so I’ll admit it here…I’m getting a big head start on making goodies and brainstorming different ideas for treats to make for Valentine’s Day.  Such a great time of year for sweet treats! Here are some yellow cupcakesRead More

Bouquet of Flowers Cake

Making flowers hasn’t been a real strength of mine since I started making cakes, so I decided to learn more.  I signed up for a class at a local arts and crafts store, and we spent the first three classes making flowers out of royal icing.  After getting home, it only seemed logical to do myRead More