Homemade mold for a Princess 3D Cake Topper

Princess (or Barbie) 3D Cake Topper       Made using my  Food Safe Mold Recipe 10-31-13′  NOTE: I say ‘food safe’ (non-toxic), because it is made from food(edible products),duhhh…, and has NOT been Govt. tested!  Prepare mold by securely attaching target item to bottom of container, using sticky stuff, like syrup, honey, etc…  Make enough mix to completely cover chosen […]

D.I.Y. Cake Ball / Small Desserts Board

So many times I have made my own cake boards. This way I have complete control, plus it is way less expensive than purchasing a finished board. I hate spending a gazillion dollars on something that is going in the trash. I would rather put my money into the cake. Having said all that I was asked to make some small […]

Making a Monet Water Lily Cake

VIDEO: Making a Monet Water Lily Cake | Cake Tutorial

For more of Caljava’s Cake videos, subscribe http://bit.ly/MOgDsQ. Find more about the ReadyMade Gum Paste Lotus Flower, Pump Brush & FondX Rolled Fondant below. Cake Artist & renown Instructor, Bronwen Weber, shows how to easily decorate a “Monet Water Lily” Cake perfect for any occasion. Using FondX Rolled Fondant, a few colors of Soft Gel […]

Swiss Meringue Buttercream Tutorial

VIDEO: Swiss Meringue Buttercream Tutorial (how-to)

This week we are Mixing-It-Up in the kitchen and heading Back-to-Basics as I show you how to make Vanilla Buttercream from start to finish. It is my go-to frosting and can be flavored many different ways. LOOK DOWN BELOW for all the ingredients you’ll need. Granulated Sugar – 1 pound 4 ounces Eggs Whites – […]

Apple Pie Cake Tutorial

VIDEO: Apple Pie CAKE (How-to)

This week we are Mixing-It-Up in the kitchen with a fun cake in the shape of an apple pie! People won’t believe it’s really a cake! It’s perfect for any Thanksgiving table or fall birthday. LOOK DOWN BELOW for all the materials you’ll need. WHAT YOU NEED: Cake- baked in 5-inch Pot Pie disposable pan […]

Best Banana Cake Recipe


This banana cake has been described as “the best ever”. We think it’s worthy of a place in your recipe box. Cake 1 1/2 cups bananas, mashed, ripe 2 teaspoons lemon juice 3 cups flour 1 1/2 teaspoons baking soda 1/4 teaspoon salt 3/4 cup butter, softened 2 1/8 cups sugar 3 large eggs 2 […]

Top Ladybug Cakes

Square 2 Tier with Lady Bug Theme

From pretty polka dots to bright red accents, ladybugs provide so much sweet inspiration when it comes to cake! These top ladybug cakes have our imaginations aflutter with gumpaste ladybugs and tiers covered in daisies, leaves and piped grass. By MarisParis Scrunch roses on middle tier (fondant circles scrunched into a petal). Handpainted grass and […]

Top Planet Cakes

Solar system cake

These cakes are exploding with galactic goodness! From incredible airbrushed planets to intricate fondant spaceships, these top planet cakes are among some of the best in the universe. (Did you know? On August 24th, 2006, scientists ‘demoted’ Pluto from a planet to a dwarf planet.) > Solar system cake By cecika

Care Bears Cake Toppers

VIDEO: Care Bears Cake Toppers (How-to)

This week we are Mixing-It-Up in the kitchen with some of our favorite Care Bears: Cheer Bear, Tender Heart Bear and Grumpy Bear. These guys are cute on top of cup cakes, cakes and push pops or just on their own. LOOK DOWN BELOW for all the materials you’ll need. WHAT YOU NEED: MATERIALS *Fondant, […]

Popsicle Cakepops Tutorial

VIDEO: Popsicle Cakepops! Make Ice-Block Cake Pops - A Cupcake Addiction How To Tutorial

Learn how to make these cute popsicle “Cake pops in Disguise” – Super cute and really fun – perfect for so many occasions and oh so easy! SUBSCRIBE to MyCupcakeAddiction for 3 x FREE weekly tutorials Tools & Equipment: Popsicle sticks Zip lock bag Scissors Spoon Knife Polystyrene block (to set & display your pops) […]

Top Back to School Cakes

Back to school cookies

These clever back-to-school cakes, cookies and cake pops all get an “A+” from us! Sweeten up the first day of school by sending an apple cake pop or a ‘box’ of multi-colored cookie crayons to your favorite teacher. Back to school cookies By patisseriejaja Some of my 2013 back to school cookies. I wanted to […]

Lambeth Method


Have fun with Bobbie learning how to pipe with the Lambeth method of Cake Decorating! Equipment: • Parchment rounds • Cake dividing set (optional) • Food safe marker • Ruler • Dress makers tape measure • Pins • Nozzles • PME #2, #3, #4, and 13 • Ateco 16, 18, 101, and 199 • Coupler […]