Ninjas fighting on your birthday cake?! Sure! No problem!
I swear my kid’s cake requests get more complicated every time. Turns out my magic wand still has a little juice left in it, but not enough for two ninjas. Just one!
My sister’s baby turned two. Ball party!
She found some ball cake ideas online. We heated up Starburst on a cookie sheet in the oven until they were malleable. We rolled them into balls, rolled them out with a rolling pin, and cut out two ball sizes with a tablespoon and teaspoon. Some were left as ‘air balls’. Those were hardened in the fridge on wax paper and then put on the cake with wooden skewers. My sister bought black icing for the ‘bounce’ lines.
The baby turned five. He put in a request for a dinosaur cake. No, wait. A triceratops cake.
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My cousin Latha was getting married! Yay! Bridal Shower! My aunt asked me if I would make the cake. !! Uh… ME?! … Don’t get me wrong.. I make a mean birthday cake that tastes VERY good(recipe, not me.)… BUT, a cake for a bridal shower?! Ah!!! That needs to be… like.. professional.. Right? Continue reading
I didn’t make him a cake on his birthday.. but I have been trying to make up for it every year since. 🙂