Sunday, June 3, 2012

Spring Fling Doodle Cake


Yesterday was our HOA’s street party and since I was already making a cake for Abby’s birthday party I didn’t really want to have to think up something else.  So I remembered Rosie at Sweetapolita’s doodle cake and thought that’s it!

So I made a three layer marbled cake with vanilla buttercream and covered it with vanilla fondant.  I put it into the fridge to firm up and then gave the girls the edible markers and let them have at it.  I added the words to the top but the rest is them!  OMG this was so fun, especially to watch.




This is a fabulous idea for a kids party, or a holiday or really at any time at all!


The cake was a huge success both with the girls making it and those who ate it!

Thanks for looking!

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  1. You can see how hard the girls are concentrating putting their designs on this cake. I love this idea, such a great opportunity for the kids to get creative. Rowan and Abby did a wonderful job and you can really see in the photos how proud they are of their work.

  2. This is so cute! I never knew there was such a thing as edible markers. Wow, what a great idea

  3. this is just the best idea!!!

  4. Super cute!
    I thing this s brilliant idea - LOVE IT

  5. This is such a fun cake.....I absolutely love and your girls look like they are having a blast decorating it....adorable :)

  6. I love this. We love those food coloring pens. We've used them on marshmallows to make monsters before!

  7. This is such a cute idea! The girls looked like they loved it to. I'm hosting my weekly link party and I'd love for you to join in at

  8. What a fabulous idea! Your cake looks marvellous, and the girls must have been so proud!

  9. This looks like a wonderful idea. I'd much rather work with fondant than fancy decorating with icing tips. Thanks for the idea.