Kermit Cake for my little Brody

How could my little monkey cutie nephew be 4 years old already? It feels like just yesterday I remember holding him for the first time, this teensy thing in a mini Canucks newborn toque. Now Brody is obsessed with cars and is sweet and sensitive and funny and full of questions and is just the cutest little boy. Our family clan is growing and growing… my sister Leanne has three children now, and my other sis Shelley has two girls!

And… yes… when I say our family is growing… so is my own tummy. I’m also expecting a baby! I’m due in August of this year and I found out it will be a baby boy.

I dream of summer birthdays, homemade popsicles, BBQs, a cooler of ice packed with icy cold drinks, crisp summer salads and swimming. Backyard parties with colored balloons, running around on grass, ice cream cones and the giggling of little cousins, and a special cake made just for my future little guy. My birthday is in November and I was always so envious of summer birthdays – November birthdays are rainy and always indoors…

For Brody’s birthday, I made him a Kermit cake, chocolate with vanilla buttercream, and matching frosted green cupcakes. Brody and his little buddies ran around in a gym full of little cars, balls, a bouncy castle and gymboree gear. To be a little kid again with none of the worries and sadness and stress of real life! Children get to be children only once. It seems so very special to me right now.

Happy (belated) birthday to my lil BroBro! Auntie Lynds loves you lots!

49 Responses to “Kermit Cake for my little Brody”

  1. Jennywenny

    Yay! Congrats! Love the cute cake too!

  2. gyoza*girl

    yippeee! new blog post! :) super kawaii pics of the kermit cake and green cupcakes and of the kids esp the bday boy. can’t wait to meet my very first nephew and for those summer bday parties. xox

  3. SweetThingsTO

    Lyndsay – such wonderful news! I am so excited for you and hope you are feeling good. And Happy 4th to Brody!

  4. Heather

    Congratulations Lyndsay on your soon to be, beautiful son! How exciting! what a wonderful group/herd/gaggle/flock/gang of cousins he will have to grow up with! I hope I get to meet him this summer!

  5. Heather

    Congratulations Lyndsay on your soon to be, beautiful son! How exciting! what a wonderful group/herd/gaggle/flock/gang of cousins he will have to grow up with! I hope I get to meet him this summer!

  6. lidia

    this is so cute!

    My step-son turned five in November and he just fell in love with your angry birds cake and he asked me to make it for him, it turned out great! He was so happy!

  7. faithy

    Congrats Lyndsay!! Glad to hear such a great wonder i haven’t been seeing your cakes or cupcakes for a while and was wondering about you!
    Such a cute kermit cake!! My son is also obsessed with kermit and anything frogs when he was younger.. and even now that he is older, he is still very much a muppets fan. LOL! Perhaps i will borrow your idea to bake my son his cake his year! :)

  8. Neha

    That is such wonderful news! A Bouncing Baby Boy – congrats : )

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  10. Stephanie Campbell - Cake Fixation

    How cute! I just love Kermit!

  11. kickpleat

    Aw congrats, Lyndsay!! Can’t wait to see you at the writer’s fest in a couple weeks! Hugs to you!!

  12. lyndsay

    thank you so, so much everyone – it means a lot! great to hear from my wonderful internet cake friends too! xoxoxo

  13. Marj

    Congratulations, Lyndsay! I love this cake – perfect, as usual :)

  14. designjr

    Congratulations! Love the Kermit cake too :)

  15. Robin Mitchell Cranfield

    Cute!! Congratulations, we’re so excited for you!

  16. Pynk

    You make amazing cakes! They are all so bright & beautiful. I would almost feel bad cutting into one of them LOL!

  17. cabin + cub

    Congrats Lyndsay! Very exciting news! Baby boys are so much fun! Wishing you the best. :)

  18. Clive Christian Nottingham

    Love your cakes so inventive!
    My daughter rather home made cakes.
    Kind Regards

  19. Bethany

    Your cakes are terrifice. I can’t wait to start going through your list to get ideas for our next birthday party!

  20. Giulia

    I love your Cakes! :-)

  21. Fashioniste

    So cute!!!
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  22. Tezo Mezo

    Slm Güzel Site Olmak

  23. Fran Modas

    good day
    Love, Fran

  24. Étila Priscila

    congratulations on the blog.

  25. Jessica

    Cutest cakes! He looks like he absolutely loved them :)

  26. Mrs. O

    This is adorable! Love Kermie!

    If you’re ever in the market for a good tart recipe …

  27. B.

    Hoooo, so cute.

    You’re really an artist !

  28. Kellie

    What a wonderful cake, your nephew must have been thrilled! And congratulations!!!

  29. cecilia costantino

    wow beautiful cakes :)

  30. Cailin´s Place

    wow!amazing cakes!yummy!kisses

  31. -x-Kat-x-

    Such a cute cake, huge congratulations on your baby news and I hope Brody enjoyed his birthday, looks like he’s a big Kermit fan!

  32. coco006

    congratulations !! very beautiful !

  33. Kokardki Natalki

    Wow, this is awesome!

  34. laMarghe

    so fabulous!!!! I love your works!!!!

  35. Aurore ♥

    WOW. it’s amazing! And it must be so delicious. Best from Poland! :)) x

  36. Aurore ♥

    WOW. it’s amazing! And it must be so delicious. Best from Poland! :)) x

  37. Juju

    lovely cake, cupcake and sweety child… :)
    It makes me smile, thank you!

  38. L'amour de Soi

    how cute :)

  39. Lenyonie

    How sweet!
    Your little brother AND the kermit green cake!

    You’re pregnant?
    How beautiful! Congratulations!

    Best regards,

  40. Daiana Romero

    que bellas tortas!! se ven geniales esas decoraciones! y tienen pinta de estar riquisimas!!! exitos!!

  41. AhStyles

    Well i want to eat you’r cake, they are so délicious in pictures.. good blog you ahve :)

  42. lyndsay

    hi everyone… thank you for the comments… very kind words… xoxo lyndsay

  43. Cupcakes Argentina

    Ooh! I love Kermit! the cake and cupcakes look awesome! And congratulationes!



  44. Christia Devita

    amazing photos!:)

  45. mimi

    wow, amazing cake :)

  46. Comedy James

    Hmmmmm yum they look great

  47. Dream your life away

    Hello there , your cakes look incredibly smooth and you’re so creative with them ,it’s a pleasure for the eyes ! I’m into making jewelry from polymer clay , and most of my work is based on food, and I can tell you , you’ve inspired me to do some more … :)

  48. Coco Cake Land

    @cupcakes argentina – thanks so much!

    @christia – thank you!

    @mimi – thank you! ^__^

    @comedy james – thanks! ^__^

    @dream your life away – thank so much! your work sounds neat! :)


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