ArtsAutosBooksBusinessEducationEntertainmentFamilyFashionFoodGamesGenderHealthHolidaysHomeHubPagesPersonal FinancePetsPoliticsReligionSportsTechnologyTravel

Let's Bake Lady Bugs

Updated on August 17, 2012

Lets Bake!!

My little girl wanted to do a food project. When I asked her what she wanted to do she said she wanted little lady bug cakes. So this is what we came up with!

A food project also comes with a lesson for the day.

Lesson for the day: Each lady bug is different. Different shape, different spots. No two are the same; just like people.

Cake

  • 1 Prepared Cake
  • Frosting
  • Cake Pop Sticks, Optional
  • Butter Cream Frosting
  • Candy Quick, Dye Red
  1. Follow the recipe on the back of the box.
  2. Allow cake to cool.
  3. Once the cake is cooled transfer cake to a bowl and start crumbling.
  4. Add just enough frosting to make cake balls.
  5. Start making the cake balls. Make some big enough to use as a face and regular size cake balls to make the body.
  6. Once all are made use your butter cream frosting as a face. Use chocolate frosting for eyes.
  7. Dye the rest of the frosting red and spread on bodies. For lady bug cakes: Once that is done put small dabs of chocolate frosting to make the black spots. For Cake pops: dip cake pop stick in candi quick then insert into a cake body. Did in dyed candi quick.
Cast your vote for Lady Bug Cakes

Frosting and Crumbled Cake

Fun With Cake Pops!

Making Cake Balls!!
Making Cake Balls!!
Source

Comments

    0 of 8192 characters used
    Post Comment

    • Traci21 profile imageAUTHOR

      Traci 

      6 years ago from North Carolina

      Thanks Billybuc

    • billybuc profile image

      Bill Holland 

      6 years ago from Olympia, WA

      Your daughter is adorable! She sold the hub beautifully! LOL Love the recipe too!

    • Traci21 profile imageAUTHOR

      Traci 

      6 years ago from North Carolina

      Thanks Janine! They didn't come out the way I wanted them to but my 3 year old was excited and she was able to do them herself :)

    • Janine Huldie profile image

      Janine Huldie 

      6 years ago from New York, New York

      I loved the background story, photos of your daughter and the lesson learned too on this recipe. Have pinned to try with my little girls and voted and shared too!!

    working

    This website uses cookies

    As a user in the EEA, your approval is needed on a few things. To provide a better website experience, hubpages.com uses cookies (and other similar technologies) and may collect, process, and share personal data. Please choose which areas of our service you consent to our doing so.

    For more information on managing or withdrawing consents and how we handle data, visit our Privacy Policy at: https://hubpages.com/privacy-policy#gdpr

    Show Details
    Necessary
    HubPages Device IDThis is used to identify particular browsers or devices when the access the service, and is used for security reasons.
    LoginThis is necessary to sign in to the HubPages Service.
    Google RecaptchaThis is used to prevent bots and spam. (Privacy Policy)
    AkismetThis is used to detect comment spam. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide data on traffic to our website, all personally identifyable data is anonymized. (Privacy Policy)
    HubPages Traffic PixelThis is used to collect data on traffic to articles and other pages on our site. Unless you are signed in to a HubPages account, all personally identifiable information is anonymized.
    Amazon Web ServicesThis is a cloud services platform that we used to host our service. (Privacy Policy)
    CloudflareThis is a cloud CDN service that we use to efficiently deliver files required for our service to operate such as javascript, cascading style sheets, images, and videos. (Privacy Policy)
    Google Hosted LibrariesJavascript software libraries such as jQuery are loaded at endpoints on the googleapis.com or gstatic.com domains, for performance and efficiency reasons. (Privacy Policy)
    Features
    Google Custom SearchThis is feature allows you to search the site. (Privacy Policy)
    Google MapsSome articles have Google Maps embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    Google ChartsThis is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. (Privacy Policy)
    Google AdSense Host APIThis service allows you to sign up for or associate a Google AdSense account with HubPages, so that you can earn money from ads on your articles. No data is shared unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Google YouTubeSome articles have YouTube videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    VimeoSome articles have Vimeo videos embedded in them. (Privacy Policy)
    PaypalThis is used for a registered author who enrolls in the HubPages Earnings program and requests to be paid via PayPal. No data is shared with Paypal unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook LoginYou can use this to streamline signing up for, or signing in to your Hubpages account. No data is shared with Facebook unless you engage with this feature. (Privacy Policy)
    MavenThis supports the Maven widget and search functionality. (Privacy Policy)
    Marketing
    Google AdSenseThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Google DoubleClickGoogle provides ad serving technology and runs an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Index ExchangeThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    SovrnThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Facebook AdsThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Unified Ad MarketplaceThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    AppNexusThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    OpenxThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Rubicon ProjectThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    TripleLiftThis is an ad network. (Privacy Policy)
    Say MediaWe partner with Say Media to deliver ad campaigns on our sites. (Privacy Policy)
    Remarketing PixelsWe may use remarketing pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to advertise the HubPages Service to people that have visited our sites.
    Conversion Tracking PixelsWe may use conversion tracking pixels from advertising networks such as Google AdWords, Bing Ads, and Facebook in order to identify when an advertisement has successfully resulted in the desired action, such as signing up for the HubPages Service or publishing an article on the HubPages Service.
    Statistics
    Author Google AnalyticsThis is used to provide traffic data and reports to the authors of articles on the HubPages Service. (Privacy Policy)
    ComscoreComScore is a media measurement and analytics company providing marketing data and analytics to enterprises, media and advertising agencies, and publishers. Non-consent will result in ComScore only processing obfuscated personal data. (Privacy Policy)
    Amazon Tracking PixelSome articles display amazon products as part of the Amazon Affiliate program, this pixel provides traffic statistics for those products (Privacy Policy)