ACakeOnLife Blog Posts
A collection of my blog posts celebrating all things cake! Includes cake design ideas, cake decorating tutorials, sugar model and cake topper tutorials. I also…
Occasion Cupcake Ideas
Cake Decorating Designs, Ideas and Tutorials
Fun Family Bakes
Kids Cake Craft - Cake Decorating Activities For Kids
Cake Topper Tutorials
Sugar Model Tutorials
Learn how to create and decorate this fun Fab ice lolly cake. My video tutorial will take you through how to carve, cover and decorate your cake to look like a Fab lolly. Perfect for many occasions. I made this cake for Father's Day, but it would also work for a birthday too!
A Cake On Life - Cake Topper And Decorating Tutorials. A Cake On Life - Cake Topper And Decorating Tutorials. Hi everyone, sharing my latest blog post where I write about these Formula 1 themed cupcakes. Click the link for an insight into how how I made the toppers, including links to my racing car helmet and traffic light cake topper tutorials. I also write about how I created the letters, trophy and Happy Birthday cupcake topper
Learn how to make these sugar pansies. Click the link for my free video tutorial sharing how to make these pretty sugar flowers. No special cutter tools are used in this tutorial to make it more accessible to everyone. I hope you like it! #gumpaste pansy #pansy cake decoration
Learn how to pipe these pretty buttercream hydrangea cupcakes. Click the link for my free tutorial (with video) showing you how to pipe these buttercream flowers. Tutorial includes how to create the pretty two tone buttercream effect. It's all so much easier than you think!
Bunny rabbit cupcake topper tutorial. Click the link for my free video tutorial showing you how to make these cute buuny cake toppers. This Easter cupcake decorating idea is so much fun and makes the perfect Easter treat!
Fondant Halloween pumpkin cake toppers tutorial. Click the link for my video tutorial showing how to make these fun pumpkin cupcake toppers. Perfect for Halloween cupcakes, these are fun to make and you can play with the facial expressions. Halloween cupcake decorating| Fondant pumpkin | Gumpaste pumpkin | Pumpkin cake decoration
Learn how to make a pretty sugar peony! They make the beautiful and elegant wedding cake decorations. Click the link for my video tutorial showing how to make them. Using the Easiest Peony Ever Cutter, this sugar flower is so much easier to achieve than you would think! Sugar flower tutorial | Gum paste flower tutorial | Flower cake decoration tutorial
Make this cute horse cake topper! Click the link for my video tutorial showing how to make this horse sugar model. Make ther perfect horse themed cake with this horse cake decoration. Fondant horse tutorial/ Horse cake ideas/ Horse cakes birthday
Click the link to learn how to make these school themed cupcakes! Perfect for back to school or as a teacher gift. Follow my easy step by step tutorials and learn how to make each school themed cupcake topper! Back to school cupcakes/ School themed cupcake toppers
Learn how to make this pretty succulent decorated cake! Click the link for my free step by step tutorial showing you how to make this and three other succulent decorated cakes! Succulent cupcake diy/ Fondant succulent tutorial
Click the link for my free step by step tutorials showing how to make these Animal Crossing themed cupcake toppers! Tutorial also includes a VIDEO of me making Tom Nook and Isabelle. These Animal Crossing cake decorations would be perfect for any Animal Crossing fan! Animal Crossing cupcakes/ Edible Animal Crossing cupcake toppers/ How to make Animal Crossing cupcakes
Click the link to learn how to make these fun succulent cupcakes!! Follow my easy step by step tutorials with images and make these novelty cupcakes! They make the perfect gift! Succulent cupcakes/ Cupcake decorating/ Gardening themed cupcakes.
These teacher themed cupcake design ideas would make the perfect teacher appreciation gift! Click the link for my free step by step tutorials. Say thank you with these fun teacher themed cupcake toppers! Teacher cupcake toppers/ teacher appreciation cupcakes/ thank you teacher cupcakes/ Thank you teacher gifts.
I made this crash helmet cake decoration for a car racing themed birthday cake. However, it will also fit with a motorcycle themed cake too! Click the link for my free step by step tutorial showing how to make a crash helmet cake topper Motorbike themed cake/ Motorbike cake ideas/ Crash helmet cake
Click the link for my free tutorial showing how to pipe a buttercream rosette and hydrangea, using the same piping tip. These buttercream flowers are ideal if you are a beginner to piping. Make beautfiful cupcakes, perfect for birthdays, Mother's Day and many more occasions! Buttercream flower tutorial/ Easy buttercream flowers/ Cupcake decorating tutorials
Learn how to make a gumpaste/sugar water lily flower and lily pad. Tutorial includes step by step photos with fully written instructions. I made these as part of some frog themed cupcakes. The tutorial also provides a link to my frog cake topper tutorial too! Lily pad cupcakes/ Sugar water lily tutorial / Gumpaste water lily tutorial
Learn how to pipe buttercream hydrangeas. Click the link for my free step by step tutorial showing how to pipe them. Surprisingly easy to do and they look so professional and effective. Buttercream hydrangea tutorial/ Hydrangea cupcakes / Buttercream flower tutorial