#websites,Great tips on simple decorating ideas to baking hints plus for the majority, they don't use that roll out icing, just butter icing. Great for the novice (but creative) baker. Great example is the number 3 cake or the one pictured. Highly recommend this, even if just for a giggle.

35 Amazing Birthday Cake Ideas

Checkerboard Birthday Cake - Eat Healthy Stockphoto My mom had a set of cake pans with separators that made a checkerboard cake. The batter had to be extra thick to keep it from running, but it turned out pretty. This way, however, is foolproof.

Toronto blue jays cake - chocolate fudge with chocolate cream filling

This WILL be my bday cake next year! - Toronto cake - Chocolate fudge with chocolate cream filling.