Cake Facts!

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So today is my Birthday, So I figured I would put up fun cake facts to share.

1.  It has been said that if the cake falls while baking it is a sign of bad luck in the coming year. Coins, buttons, and rings were baked into cakes – the guest who received the slice with the coin was guaranteed riches in the future; the ring signified marriage. (Source: http://www.articlesbase.com/ecommerce-articles/interesting-facts-on-cakes-before-you-buy-them-1248045.html)

2.  The largest cake ever created weighed 128,238 pounds and 8 ounces and had 16,209 pounds of frosting. It was created in celebration of the 100th birthday of Fort Payne, Alabama and was made in the shape of Alabama. (Source: http://www.articlesbase.com/ecommerce-articles/interesting-facts-on-cakes-before-you-buy-them-1248045.html)

 

 

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18 Comments Add yours

  1. Somebody's Mom says:

    Happy Birthday!

  2. Happy birthday! In Ireland, we put a ring into our Halloween brack.

    1. Thank you!!…..Wow thats cool

  3. Happy Birthday! very interesting cake facts too!

  4. My spouse and I stumbled over here coming from a different web page and thought I may as well check things out. I like what I see so now i am following you. Look forward to looking over your web page yet again.

  5. billy says:

    happy birthday.

  6. strawberryquicksand says:

    Happy birthday and how on earth would one bake a cake that big?!

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