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Birthday Cakes

I told myself long ago that I’d make my kid’s birthday cakes myself no matter how they turned out. And guess what? They turned out pretty great! See my birthday cakes for boys and girls including mermaid cakes, LEGO cakes, construction cakes, princess cakes, airplane cakes, fireman cakes, dinosaur cakes, and more birthday cake ideas for kids.

Make an Easy Disney Princess Birthday Cake Using Stickers (yes, stickers)

Want to make an easy DIY princess birthday cake? Use princess stickers! Call it a cop-out or a moment of pure genius, using princess stickers is hands-down the easiest way to decorate a DIY Disney princess birthday cake …and really any other character cake too. Elise wanted an “All The Disney Princesses” birthday cake including …

Flower-Topped Birthday Cake With Chocolate Icing

During our recent weekend visit in northern Michigan, my friend Jennie and her two girls made this flower-topped chocolate iced birthday cake for me. Pretty, yes? Ten-year-old Elizabeth did much of the baking, mixing the batter… …and pouring it into pans… …with eight-year-old Mary serving as “official taster.” While Jennie made rich chocolate icing, Elizabeth …