cakes · Miscellaneous

Halley and Megan’s Birthday Cake

Here is the cake I made for the Allison twins. These dear girls are 23 years old and are bright and bubbly just like the cake 🙂 .


It’s that time of year…

If you ever want your blog hits to go up even when you only post once in a blue moon, just post a picture of a cake that looks like a pumpkin. This is my claim to fame in google. Nothing spiritual, nothing witty, just a cake I made by popping two bundt cakes together… Continue reading It’s that time of year…

cakes · Recipes

Best Carrot Cake Ever

This is the best recipe for carrot cake I have ever had or made. I got it from and it is really called “Best Carrot Cake Ever”. 6 cups grated carrots 1 cup brown sugar 1 cup raisins 4 eggs 1 1/2 cups white sugar 1 cup vegetable oil 2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1… Continue reading Best Carrot Cake Ever


Latest Cakes

  This is Jason’s cake. His birthday was Saturday, the Ides of March. It is supposed to be the COG cross (I thought appropriate for this first birthday in Ohio) . When I asked him what he thought it was he said, ” X marks the spot?”. Can’t blame him, it wasn’t exactly obvious. This… Continue reading Latest Cakes

cakes · kid stuff · Recipes

Mini Cakes

I bought Maggie a Tiny Treats “cook book” for Christmas and we finally made one of the recipes. These are supposed to resemble cakes the perfect size for an American Girl doll.  Basically you take two oreo-type cookies and glue them together with butter cream icing. then ice the cookie cake, smooth it, and decorate… Continue reading Mini Cakes

cakes · Family · kid stuff

Twins Turn Ten!

On September 18th my twins, Joshua and Caleb turned ten years old. We celebrated with the entire family yesterday. So much fun. Wish I had more time to write about my little guys. Maybe later this week. In the meantime, this is the lego cake they requested – very specifically. It was easy and you… Continue reading Twins Turn Ten!

cakes · kid stuff

Fairy Cake 2

 Here’s the 3D version of the fairy cake. She is made from gumpaste, and the mushroom is covered with white chocolate plastique. I like working with the white chocolate and I may use it instead of fondant next time because it tastes better. My girlie is getting so big!