Category Archives: animal

Davian’s birthday was back in November (I’m soooo late in posting his cake!) and his mom said that he loved animals, specifically hippopotamuses. Here are the mish-mesh of instructions on how I created this cake. I made a 9×13″ cake using a box mix. It’s a two layer cake, so bake two 9×13″ cakes. When […]

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Before I left for my month-away-from-Madison, my roommate Meghan was in the process of making a Tigger birthday cake. Meghan babysits from Zelie (and her siblings) and the little girl is o-b-s-e-s-s-e-d with Tigger. Meghan planned the whole cake and made the entire thing — the only thing I did was frost/assemble the cake before […]

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Happy winter! I live in Wisconsin and find the months of January through March to be the most depressing time of year. The holidays are over. Summer is still months and months away. There’s really not much to look forward to except the Super Bowl (I’m a football nut!). One of the few things I […]

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Hoot hoot! I love owls. This is not the first time owl cupcakes have made an appearance on this blog and I’m sure it won’t be the last. Halloween Hoot Owls Recipe source: Land O Lakes Cupcakes 1 package butter recipe white cake mix 1-1/4 cups water 1/2 cup butter, softened 3 egg whites 1 […]

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Last one! Supplies needed: – green-tinted frosting – green M&Ms – black licorice strings – chocolate frosting – green gumdrops 1. Frost a cupcake with green frosting. 2. Cover the cupcake with green M&Ms and cut the licorice strings to serve as the legs. 3. Place a green gumdrop on the cupcake for the head […]

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