Very Hungry Caterpillar Cake

This cake was inspired by Eric Carle’s The Very Hungry Caterpillar. This classic children’s book is the perfect theme for a baby shower! The expectant parents are both vegan, but many of the guests at the party are not, so we decided to make the main cake vegan and offer ladybug cupcakes that are not vegan.

This was perfect: it allowed us to carry the theme through with the simple ladybug cupcakes, and to offer a different flavor of cake. Continue reading