For my girl, who turned 5 last week. The spunky, crazy and sassy LuLu loves Minnie Mouse. I wanted to try these buttercream ruffles and what better time to experiment than on a cake for our family? There's a tutorial here, but it's really easy. The cake was chocolate, filled with chocolate ganache. The buttercream … Continue reading Minnie Mouse Buttercream Ruffle Cake
A cake for Sydney, who turned 6. I made this cake for her two years ago. The perfect girly girl, this year sweet Syd wanted a ruffle cake-Cake was chocolate with chocolate filling.
A pink cake outside (and inside) for a two year old. Strawberry cake with strawberry cream cheese frosting.
A cake for Frances, who turned 5. The inside of the cake was rainbow vanilla with vanilla buttercream.
A cake for a 7 year old- Minnie and Mickey. And zebra stripes.
Beansy is my oldest daughter. She turned 6 last week. She's the reason I started making cakes- her 1st birthday cake was the first fondant-covered cake I made. She had a big week- she suddenly started riding a two-wheeled bike, her first piano recital, she lost her first tooth, she turned 6, and it was … Continue reading Zhu Zhu Pet Cake
Ok, maybe I'm the last mom of daughters on earth who hadn't read this book, but someone asked me to make a Pinkalicious cake so I finally read it. Adorable!!This cake was for a sweet little 6 year old. The mom really liked this cake, so that was the inspiration. The bottom cake was chocolate … Continue reading Pinkalicious Cake
Ok, this week's TWD was a little better than last week's. A little.I don't know what it is, but I'm not a fan of shortbread, shortcakes, etc. "Moist" is not a word I associate with such "desserts," if they may be called that. These little shortcakes were easy to make, they came together in just … Continue reading TWD- Tender Shortcakes and Ballerina Cake
Inspired by this cake, this cake was for Piper who turned 3: Check out more pics here at her talented mom's blog!