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Bright Daisy Flower Baby Shower Cake

Bright Daisy Flower Baby Shower Cake

This cake was done for my sister’s shower. It is actually three layers. The flower on top is a single layer white cake done in a Wilton flower shaped pan. The base is a two layer white cake with a vanilla pudding filling. The mother-to-be requested a non-pastel cake. She […]

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0 commentsMay 18, 2009 at 2:23 amCakes

Clone Trooper Cupcake Army

Clone Trooper Cupcake Army

After the actual birthday cake was finished, it was on to the cupcakes for Seth’s third grade class. I simplified the design a little for the cupcakes, but not all that much. It was a little difficult to add all the lines on the small cupcake tops. I used a […]

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0 commentsApril 27, 2009 at 2:09 amCakes

Clone Trooper Birthday Cake

Clone Trooper Birthday Cake

This was the birthday cake for Seth’s ninth birthday. He is really into the Star Wars The Clone Wars series on the Cartoon Network. I did some searching online, and found a great cookie version done by a new blogging friend. So this is the cake version I did in […]

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0 commentsApril 27, 2009 at 2:08 amCakes

Monkey Cupcakes

Monkey Cupcakes

My second son, Gabriel, is a monkey fanatic! So when I asked what he wanted for cupcakes for his preschool class I was not at all suprised he asked for monkeys. Cupcakes were frosted with vanilla buttercream icing.

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0 commentsMarch 20, 2009 at 2:05 amCakes

Lightening McQueen and Tow Mater Birthday Cake in Buttercream

Lightening McQueen and Tow Mater Birthday Cake in Buttercream

These were the first character cakes that I have done with no Wilton character pans. Gabriel & Nathan have birthdays one month apart, so we threw a party for both of them this year. It was a cars theme and one was Mater and one as McQueen. Wilton only makes […]

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0 commentsMarch 16, 2009 at 2:03 amCakes

Brown and Blue Basket Weave Christening Cake

Brown and Blue Basket Weave Christening Cake

I made this cake for my youngest son’s Christening. I am rather used to doing a basketweave pattern, it is one of my favorites. I think it looks so much harder and more impressive than it actually is! This was the first time that I have done a basketweave using […]

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0 commentsJanuary 26, 2009 at 2:41 amCakes

Gross Cat Litter Birthday Cake

Gross Cat Litter Birthday Cake

This was the “cake” for Seth’s eighth birthday party. He wanted a gross out party, complete with icky games. So the grossest cake I could come up with when I googled it was this lovely concoction. It is called a cat litter cake. After baking a basic white cake you […]

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1 commentApril 28, 2008 at 1:36 amCakes

Gross Brain Cupcakes

Gross Brain Cupcakes

To complete Seth’s totally gross birthday, for his class at school I made brain cupcakes. These were fairly easy to do. The hardest part was getting the icing color about right. After that, it was just done starting in the center using an “s” squiggle pattern across the cupcakes. They […]

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0 commentsApril 27, 2008 at 1:34 amCakes

Spiderman Birthday Cake in Buttercream

Spiderman Birthday Cake in Buttercream

This was a Spiderman cake made for Seth’s first grade class when he turned seven. This was made with a Wilton Cake pan.

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0 commentsApril 28, 2007 at 2:02 amCakes

Baby Einstein Caterpillar First Birthday Cake

Baby Einstein Caterpillar First Birthday Cake

This cake, or I should say cakes, were done for Nathan’s first birthday party. He loved the Baby Einstein series, so I did the familar character for the cake. These were five six inch cake, each iced in a different color. They had a basic shell border, but done with […]

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0 commentsFebruary 16, 2007 at 3:01 amCakes