Tag Archives: Birthday cake

Cake Building

19 Mar

lego cake

What a lucky little man my nephew is. Not only was it just his birthday, but big sis Cakes made him this amazeballs Lego Cake. Look at it, what a beauty! Decorated with edible lego blocks and lego men. How cool is that?

fondant lego pieces

Of course, you’d have to be pretty good at sculpture to craft all this without a *little* help. You might want to invest in one of these ice cube trays. Very clever big sis. Can’t wait til my next birthday…

lego men mould

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Happy Birthday little sister

20 Sep

Dan Lepard Sour Cream Chocolate Cake

Happy Birthday to you, Happy Birthday to you, Happy Birthday new little sister-in-laaaaaaaaaaaw, Happy Birthday to yoooooooooooouuuuuuuuuuu!

Dan Lepard Sour Cream Chocolate Cake ingredients

That’s right, I got married. Which means I have a new sister. Whoooop! And it’s her birthday today. Fandabbydozy. Cake time!

Dan Lepard Sour Cream Chocolate Cake icing & cake

More chocolate cake, this is very out of character Mrs Cakes? But other people seem to like it, so Dan Lepard’s Sour Cream Chocolate Cake it is. Only, don’t do what I did and substitute Wilton’s Candy Melts for the chocolate in the icing. It seemed like a bright idea, but they contain oil among other things. The icing therefore didn’t set, as you can see below.

Bad icing!

Still, it got scoffed – so it must have tasted good.