Category Archives: birthday cakes

Snake Cake

I made this small cake for St. Patrick’s Day, just using a 9 inch round sponge tin, and cutting a circle out of the middle.  If I had more time, I would have made 2 tins and then a longer … Continue reading

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Birthday Clown Cake

This is a clown cake I made for my Godchild Marie on her first birthday.  It was a sponge with fruit (fresh strawberries) and cream filling.  I decorated with coloured sugarpaste and surrounded the cake with some large sweets.

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ABC Birthday cake

I made this birthday cake yesterday for my 2 year old niece Aoibhinn.  It is made using a rectangular tin about 10 inches in length.  I used a classic Victoria sponge recipe, spread buttercream icing on it and covered it … Continue reading

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Guest Blog

I’m including a photo here of a HedgeHog Cake, this was made by my parents-in-law Dave & Angela – all credits to the dynamic duo!  This is a coffee cake, made with butter-icing.  Irel coffee (a uniquely Irish brand of … Continue reading

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Butterfly cake

This is a cake made for my 8 year old niece.  She loves butterflies.  I made this by shaping two 8 inch round sponge cakes.  I put cream and fruit in as the filling.  It is decorated with coloured sugarpaste … Continue reading

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Birthday wrapped gift box cake

Here is a cake I made for my Dad’s 70th.   It is in the shape of a gift box and I used three 9 inch square cakes sandwiched together with strawberries and cream.  The top is covered in sugarpaste … Continue reading

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Car cake

Here is a photo of a cake I made in the shape of a car and decorated with blue sugarpaste.  This cake was for a 3 year old boy who was very happy with it!  I made a light sponge … Continue reading

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