Vote for “Showers of Flowers” in BabyCakes’ Cake Art Contest

The BabyCakes Cake Art Contest is now in the voting stages and “Showers of Flowers” needs your support!  Click here to visit the cake gallery and cast your vote for #6 “Showers of Flowers” (representing Toronto, Canada)! There are some amazing creations in the gallery!We appreciate your votes. Check the BabyCakesNYC blog after May 7 to find out who won!

“Showers of Flowers” GF/DF Cake

This Easter weekend, my sister and I enjoyed collaborating on a gluten-free/dairy-free cake for BabyCakes’ Cake Art Contest of the World. We used the German chocolate cake and icing recipes from ‘BabyCakes Covers the Classics’ (‘Reading’), and covered it with McCall’s EasyIce gluten-free/dairy-free fondant. The result: delicious!

Here’s a sneak peek of our creation, “Showers of Flowers”…Stay tuned for the voting stages of BabyCakes’ contest…

“BabyCakes” Cake Art Contest of the World!

To celebrate Spring, BabyCakes is holding its first ever Cake Art Contest of the World! To enter: Make a cake using the BabyCakes mixes* and frosting and decorate it with whatever Spring-inspired splendor you can imagine—there are no rules limiting your creative hankerings. Then, by April 19th, send a picture of this masterpiece to, along with your name, city and state, and what you are calling your cake. You can then consider yourself entered in the inaugural BabyCakes Cake Art Contest of the World! (You may also send them a photo of yourself as well.)

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