The first thing you should know is that there is no need to bake a cake from scratch. There is nothing wrong with using a boxed mix, if you're not the world's largest bakery and even ice cream can be purchased in a can, if you're in a hurry. Yes, a few days before the party, buy two or three boxes of mix and get ready to go.
You need to bake the cake the day before the party, so they have time to cool, then decorate morning birthday for your child. Allow yourself plenty of time to decorate, so you can correct mistakes without feeling too much pressure.
Okay, before baking tips, let's start with the actual cakes.
This is best for the younger set, and it's super easy to make. Instead of using pie pans, you will bake the cake batter into muffin tins. You have a muffin for each guest, so if you have six children and their mothers are invited, you have 14 cupcakes. Although you can use paper muffin, remove them before you finish the cake.
On a large tray, put the cupcakes in a wavy line to the larval form. You can ice them any way you wish, each cupcake a different color, or all the same with the letters spelling the name of the birthday child, or even with spots made of candy! The main trail will have eyes that can be done with chocolate circles and a dab of white icing.
For legs, you need strips of red or black licorice cut 3 "lengths and add 2 per cupcake, lying on the hill. You icing boots if you like, just blobs on the end of each leg, but this isn 't need is. droplet two antennas are a good touch as well! And there you have a very easy birthday cake that did not even need to be cut!
For this nice cake, you bake three rectangular layers. Place on top of each other, so you have a double layer, use the third to "teeth" on your Lego cake making. You must have a round cookie cutter, about 2.5 to 3 "use in diameter. Clip 6 or 8 rounds, depending on the size of the pie.
Use the icing on the "teeth" to add the top Lego block. It would be easier if you first go ice the cake and teeth, so clear and smooth glaze around the base of the teeth. Ice cream cake in your child's favorite color.
Paw Print Cake
Do you have four cupcakes and a round cake for this birthday sweet. Just ice it in chocolate icing (or frosting blue Blue's Clue's printing) and the round cake on a plate. Arrange cakes and four toes on top and you're ready to go!
As you can see, it's pretty easy to come up with an easy to make beautiful birthday cake that your child will be proud to eat! So do not let fear stop you, go ahead and get baking!