WS #44: Football Cake

Yesterday was Superbowl Sunday, a good enough excuse to make a football cake and practice my star and zigzag piping skills.  ;)  And that’s exactly what I did!  I baked a football-shaped cake using a football pan and decorated it with stars and zigzags.

The sun has already set by the time I finished decorating the cake.  I had to take photos in the living room, of all places.

I used chocolate buttercream icing for the brown stars.  I’ll post the recipe on my next entry.

Both hubby and my little girl liked how the cake turned out.  But I shouldn’t do this star technique too often or else, I might end up with carpal tunnel syndrome! :)

Here’s Abby, who is turning out to be a big sports fan like her dad.  She always  begs hubby to carry her upside down, much to my disapproval!  It doesn’t seem too long ago when we were looking for baby beddings for her! *sigh*

I’ve now recovered from the Cardinals’ loss…I think.  *another big sigh*

I have another Weekend Snapshot:  Superbowl Sunday

Have a great week ahead, y’all!  Cheers!

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12 Responses to “WS #44: Football Cake”

  1. […] made a football cake (my other Weekend Snapshot entry) and here’s my daughter who wanted a slice the moment I […]

  2. Thess says:

    WOW! I am really really amazed at your baking and decorating skills..I mean it. Congratulations on this ‘design’ , no wonder Abby is so happy looking at it even hanging upside down ha ha!

    my ws entry here but the whole story, where your name was mentioned *lol* is over at eetsmakelijk


    Thesss last blog post..Childish but yummy nonetheless!


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  4. abby says:

    galing naman!

    abbys last blog post..Lasang Pinoy, Sundays: Steamed


  5. Aha Mama says:

    My daughter is also beginning to be a fan. She and her Papa plays “chase and tackle” much to my dismay!


    Aha Mamas last blog post..Weekend Snapshot: New Beginnings


  6. Dyes says:

    huwaw! i cannot believe that you are not yet a professional cake maker after that stint!


    Dyess last blog post..WS: At the Park


  7. Twinkie says:

    Todo na ‘to! Go Weng go! Ang galing mo Ate! ‘Di ko masisi ang mag-ama mo at lalo si Abby na mapahilig sa “sports” kung lagi may ganyan. :)

    Twinkies last blog post..Farm Hurrah


  8. iska says:

    Your cake looks absolutely gorgeous! Very appetizing pa sya tingnan. I’m quite sure it taste really good :-)

    iskas last blog post..Camping at Kauri Coast


  9. sassy mom says:

    That looks so delicious!!! especially done with love. I can imagine … nangalay siguro ang kamay mo. It was perfectly done.

    sassy moms last blog post..PHOTO HUNT : Bridges


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