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DIY Checkerboard Minecraft Creeper Cake (NO Special Pan!)

Jakob turned 8 in 2015 and if it wasn’t clear from Henri’s Minecraft party, Minecraft lootbags and Minecraft grass biome cake that same year, 2015 brought in the reign of one particular video game in our household. (They even had … Continue reading


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How to make a Minecraft Enderman head (with bonus diamond block trick-or-treat basket)

Update: This tutorial is now also available as a downloadable PDF here. More details at bottom of this post. Some of you may, like me, be suddenly realizing there are only ten days left until Halloween.  No stress – there’s still … Continue reading


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How to Make Minecraft Steve and Creeper Heads

Update: This tutorial is now also available as a downloadable PDF here. More details at bottom of this post. It’s October!  That means it’s okay to start talking about Halloween, right? It is according to Henri- when I woke him … Continue reading


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Throwing A Minecraft Birthday Party

First came the Minecraft lootbags, then the Minecraft fondant toppers, and then the Minecraft cake.  Now’s where it all came together – the final Minecraft birthday party. Once again, this was Henri’s 6th birthday party, from back in January.  Jakob just had his … Continue reading


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How to Make a Minecraft Cake

From the lootbags to the toppers, next up in the Minecraft-themed birthday party is the yummiest part… the cake! Jakob turned 8 over the weekend. I know.  I don’t know where the time went.  I’ve been blogging since before he … Continue reading