Monthly Archives: January 2012

Elmo!! I still remember the Tickle Me Elmo CRAZE from about 10 years ago. I guess the little red dude is still popular. This cake was a breeze to make — thanks to Wilton and their great shaped cake pans! I purchased the Elmo-shaped cake pan at Hobby Lobby. I baked a yellow cake (box […]

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Who is addicted to Angry Birds? I’m sure many of you are! It’s a game that I just can’t get into, but maybe I’m more of a Tetris girl. I was asked to make an Angry Birds cake for Mikey’s birthday back in December. I was nervous about having to hand “draw” the bird onto […]

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My lovely friend Jamie had a birthday back in Deceember. She works as a quality control chemist and is almost as much of a science geek as I am. I decided to make her a big ol’ chemistry themed birthday cake! I realize that this cake’s theme is confined to a pretty small niche of […]

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As promised yesterday, here is the Union Jack cake! This cake was much easier to make than it maybe looks — but it was VERY time-consuming (each of those little blobs of frosting was piped on — it took a while!). This cake was 11″x15″ in size. I made chocolate cake from a box mix […]

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Some friends of mine in Madison are moving to England this month! Their goodbye party was in December and I was asked to make British-themed desserts. I made these cupcakes, as well as a Union Jack cake (which I’ll post tomorrow). I decided to do these cupcakes because of the recent popularity of the WWII-era […]

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