If you're getting ready for a special birthday celebration, these recipes will help mark the occasion. From birthday cakes to fillings to frostings, these recipes will show how much you care.
You choose how to flavor the frosting for this rich three-layer dessert.
A chocolate layer is surrounded by a vanilla layer in this fudge-flavored cake recipe. Dress it up with a generous drizzle of chocolate icing for a special birthday cake or dessert.
Tastier than a boxed cake mix, this moist snow-white cake recipe is quick and easy. Stir coconut into the batter for a version that's even more flavorful.
For a dessert with a mini history lesson, make these pyramid cakes for a child's party, and then read the guests a story about the great pyramids.
Chocolate cookie crumbs make the race track for this dessert. If your child loves cars, this cake will be a favorite.
Decorate animal cookies then place them on candy sticks so they can ride the carousel on top of this colorful party cake.
Young campers get a kick out of eating this miniature campsite. It's a fun dessert that starts with a chocolate cake mix.
With a chocolate surprise in the center, kids will love these treats at birthday or Halloween parties.
Richer than angel food cake, chiffon cake is just as airy and light and makes such a pretty dessert.
A chocolate cake mix and a little imagination delivers a monkey-shape cake that is a birthday cake delight.
This chocolate cake with coconut-pean topping deserves special attention. Cakes require accurate oven temperatures to bake to perfection. Check oven temperatures occasionally. In too-hot ovens, cakes may develop tunnels and cracks. Too-cool oven cause cakes to become coarse.