Posted on by Rebecca Lovett


Here at One Girl Cookies, we don't do character cakes, but we are always more than happy to work with parents to create a Joyful Cake that will work within a party's theme.  Recently, we worked with a mom who was planning a 1st birthday party.  Her son's favorite book is Eric Carle's beautifully illustrated The Very Hungry Caterpillar and she was hoping to do a Very Hungry Caterpillar cake.  I suggested that we do one of our "Cookie Cakes" in a style inspired by the book.

    

We used the round-tip piping around the base of each tier to create the caterpillar crawling along, taking bites out of all of the fruits, veggies, and leaves he comes across.  For the hungry caterpillar's snacks, we did mini decorated sugar cookies iced in bright colors with black dots to represent the holes eaten through each item.

 

The result was super cute and a delicious treat for some very hungry party guests!

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Rebecca Lovett

About Rebecca Lovett

No, she’s not THE One Girl, but if you are a long-time customer at our Dean Street shop, you know Rebecca! (She’s the pretty brunette with the glasses and the Southern accent.) Rebecca joined the One Girl family as a barista in November of 2005 just before the opening of One Girl Cookies’ flagship store. A lot has changed since those early days and now she works as our Director of Special Events and Operations Manager. She enjoys combining her love of sweets with her eye for design and flare for the dramatic to create the best possible “sweets experience" for all of our customers, whether they are planning a wedding or just stopping by for an after-school snack.

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