Archive for the ‘Cupcakes’ Category

Thomas the Train Cakes

December 15, 2009

This pair of cakes was for two playgroup pals having a joint birthday celebration. Sophia’s cake was chocolate with raspberry mousse filling and whipped cream icing. Gavin’s cake was banana cake with chocolate mousse filling and whipped cream icing. We also created a set of fun mini cupcakes to go along with the cakes. The celebration took place at Nightingale Music School in La Jolla, CA.


Beach Cupcakes

November 23, 2009


Beach cupcakes with buttercream icing, white chocolate seashells and brown sugar sand.  Sigh….these make me long for summer.

Princess and Frog Cake

November 14, 2009

A very girly cake for a princess and frog theme party.  Fondant wand and crown with edible jewels.  Cute frog cupcakes with a hot pink smile.  Cake and cupcakes are vanilla with vanilla buttercream frosting.

princess frog

Bee Cupcakes

March 31, 2009


We created these Bee Cupcakes to accompany a Garden themed First Birthday cake.

Heart Cupcakes

March 1, 2009

valentine-heartsSimple and fun for a classroom celebration.  Chocolate cake, vanilla buttercream, fondant heart and pink sanding sugar.   Please inquire about classroom delivery.


Fairy Cupcakes

March 1, 2009

fairy-cuppies1Regular size cupcake with fondant fairy surrounded by mini cupcakes.  Vanilla cakes with vanilla buttercream icing.

Fashion Cupcakes

January 24, 2009
avery-fashionFor the girly girl.  These were created for a girl celebrating her 9th birthday with a Fashionista Party.  Pearls, dresses, hats, sunglasses, purses and an icing boa on chocolate and vanilla cupcakes.  How fun!  Happy Birthday Avery.


Butterfly Garden

January 24, 2009

We’re in the middle of Winter, but this grouping reminds me of Spring.  Flowers, butterflies, snails and caterpillars on a 4″  mini vanilla cake for the birthday girl surrounded by vanilla cupcakes with vanilla buttercream and strawberry cupcakes with strawberry buttercream. 


Cinderella & Belle Princess Cakes

November 2, 2008

These mini doll cakes were for a joint celebration.  One girl loves Belle and the other is fond of Cinderella.  Both requested pink icing on the accompanying cupcakes. 

Mad Science Cupcakes

October 25, 2008

These were fun to make.  The birthday girl was celebrating at a park with a visit from the folks at Mad Science Parties.  I had to draw on the memories of all those afternoons spent in the chemistry lab in college.   Fondant flasks, beakers, test tubes and a nine atop the requested primary colored “spills”.  Marble cupcakes with vanilla butterceam icing.