6 Easy Cake-Decorating Ideas | RealSimple.com Nonpareils Arrange the chocolate candies in geometric patterns. Try alternating large disks with clusters of miniature ones.
1. The Hogwarts School Birthday Cake and the Quidditch Cake via 8 Wonderful Harry Potter Birthday Cakes. “We love the fact that the creator used Lego characters! That’s gotta be a lot easier than making marzipan figurines… This Harry Potter cake is definitely one that a do-it-yourself mom or dad (or both!) could pull off with a little planning and close attention to the photo.” 2. Harry Potter Birthday « [...]
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There’s directions to make this cake from McCormick’s here. Also, you can find more Easter decorating ideas on their holidays site.
A quick and easy Shamrock Cake made from cupcakes, this is a perfect St. Patrick’s Day treat. One cake is made from four cupcakes, so one box of cake mix can make six of these cakes. Alternatively, you could make one shamrock as a centerpiece and arrange individual cupcakes around it. You will need the following ingredients and supplies to make this cake: 1 Box of cake mix (and the [...]
For the Star Wars lovers in your family, The Happy Housewife posted pictures an easy cake decorating idea from the e-book Pretty Cool Cakes. The cake took under an hour to make and she used canned frosting. Now that’s a simple cake! Thanks to her post and pictures I was eager to see the other cakes in this book, so I downloaded my copy. At just $4 it’s a steal. [...]
My son is a Pokemon freak so I was delighted when I found this easy but great Pokemon cake and cupcakes from the Mom’s Fridge blog. You’ll need the following ingredients: 3 cans frosting (one chocolate, 2 white) 2 cake mixes, prepared as directed red and white M&Ms. icing bag and frosting tip ( #3 tip ) 1/2 bottle red food coloring For detailed instructions on how to make this [...]
Sunday is fast approaching and I think I’m going to make a cake for the big game. Here are some links I’ve visited for inspiration: Sweet Endings – Football Cake Superbowl Cake from all recipes That Little Something Special football cake and finally a great post from Eat the Football with not just cake ideas, but suggestions for all your snackage! I hope to make the cake a day ahead [...]
I found a great article called Easy Decorating Tips for the Decorating Impaired by Eisla Sebastian. Her four tips are: Use Premixed Frostings Use Edible Flowers Use Toys Use Pre-Made Frosting Inserts You can read the whole article here.
There is a cake for every occasion. Here’s a list of seven websites that can help inspire you to design your own Simple Cake version! Wilton Nick Jr Family Fun Go Food Network Bake Decorate Celebrate Woman’s Day Silly Cakes Parents.com