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Wednesday, December 26, 2012

Dinosaur Cake IV

Chocolate Cake with Chocolate Fudge Frosting & Vanilla Frosting
Gum paste dinosaur & fondant details

Sunday, December 23, 2012

Monday, December 10, 2012

Rocket Cake

Vanilla Cake with Vanilla Frosting & Fondant
Blast Off! A fun cake for a cute little boy!

Monday, December 3, 2012

Baptism Cake III

Chocolate Cake with Vanilla Buttercream
Gum paste roses

Baptism Cake II

Chocolate Cake with Vanilla Buttercream
Gum paste roses

Thursday, November 29, 2012

Wedding Cake

4 layer white cake with vanilla buttercream
gum paste roses
*This was a very special impromptu wedding cake*

Monday, November 19, 2012

Theater Cake - Cinema and Broadway

 Yellow Cake with Vanilla & Mocha Fudge Frosting
Detail work done with Fondant
Playbills & tickets are hand painted with edible ink on gum paste

 What theater inspired cake would be complete without popcorn?
The popcorn is made of marshmallows, food coloring & frosting
This cake was SO much fun to make for a theater-loving birthday girl

Thursday, November 15, 2012

Team Umizoomi Cake

 Chocolate Cake with Vanilla Frosting & Fondant
Bot & Umi-car made of cereal treats & gum paste

Sunday, September 23, 2012

Doc McStuffins Cake II

 Yellow Cake with Vanilla Buttercream & Fondant
Characters/details made from Gum Paste & Cereal Treats

Candy Cake

Chocolate Cake, Chocolate Fudge Frosting inside & Vanilla Buttercream outside

Monday, September 10, 2012

Belle & Cinderella Princess Cake

 Vanilla Cake with Vanilla Buttercream & Fondant
Crown, "Gus," & "Chip" made of gum paste & fondant
Cinderella & Belle are toys

Monday, August 13, 2012

Wild Kratts Cake

 Chocolate & Vanilla cake with Vanilla Bean Frosting
Chris & Martin Kratt made of gum paste & fondant
Animals & Rocks made of fondant & cereal treats
 the kids really enjoyed their "creature power discs" and coordinating animal masks

 "make your own habitat" goody jars

 scavenger hunt

Thursday, August 9, 2012

Beach Cake

 Photo courtesy of "Seventeen Twelve Photography"
Vanilla Cake with Classic Vanilla Frosting
Edible Sea Creatures: fondant / Sand Castle: crushed Kix cereal & marshmallows / Beach: brown sugar / Seashells around sides: Candy Melts
 Photo courtesy of "Seventeen Twelve Photography"

Photo courtesy of "Seventeen Twelve Photography"

Saturday, July 28, 2012

Lamb Baptism Cake

Triple Chocolate Cake for my little lamb's baptism
Cereal & Fondant

Sunday, July 8, 2012

Mickey Mouse and Bubbles Cake

Vanilla Cake with Classic Vanilla Frosting
Mickey Mouse made from cereal treats, gum paste & fondant
Bubbles made of fondant & Sixlets

Thursday, July 5, 2012

He-Man Cake

 Vanilla Cake, Vanilla Buttercream
He-Man made of gum paste & fondant

Saturday, June 30, 2012

Dinosaur Cake II

Chocolate Cake, Chocolate Fudge Frosting
Fondant details covering cake

Scary but fun! My favorite combination :)

Monday, June 25, 2012

Doc McStuffins Cake

 Chocolate Cake, Vanilla Buttercream, Fondant ~ Characters & details made of fondant & gum paste
This was especially fun because it's my little girl's absolute favorite television show filled with adorable toys :)

Tuesday, June 12, 2012

Angry Birds Cake 2

Chocolate Cake, Chocolate Fudge Frosting
Angry Birds, etc. made from gum paste & fondant

I just love the angry birds theme and so do a lot of 6 year old boys! So much fun!

Sunday, June 10, 2012

Little Mermaid Cake 2

Vanilla Cake with Vanilla Buttercream, fondant & candy melt details
Ariel made from fondant & gum paste

I really enjoyed making this cake! I had to make Ariel a few times (mermaids are hard!!!) Finally, on the last attempt, my 5 year old said, "Mom, it's good enough <pause> but she looks a little freaky." There you have it :)