The Australian Women’s Weekly Children’s Birthday Cake Book is a cultural icon in Australia. Pretty much every kid has had at least one of these cakes growing up. magshop.com.au The Choo-Choo Train was the best, let's be honest. Seriously, there was nothing more exciting than seeing those beautiful, glossy pics in the magazine come alive! View this photo on Instagram Instagram: @verticals_of_light Most of the time a parent, or even a grandparent, would absolutely nail re-creating these classic cakes. View this photo on Instagram Instagram: @thehallfolk Other times, it was a fucking disaster. Bauer Media / reddit.com Sweet dreams, kid! A REAL FUCKING DISASTER! Bauer Media / mamamia.com.au Is that even food? OMFG! Bauer Media / Carlie Daly WORST. BIRTHDAY. EVER. We want to see your best cake fails. Upload a photo of your most epic cake fail via the DropBox below, and you could be featured in a BuzzFeed Community post!