Blowing out the candles on the cake is all the more fun when you use our great birthday cake recipes that really rise to the occasion. Whether you prefer to start with a cake mix or bake from scratch, we have the perfect recipe to make the occasion extra special.
Decorate animal cookies then place them on candy sticks so they can ride the carousel on top of this colorful party cake.
Also known as hummingbird cake, this old-fashioned dessert made with bananas, pineapple, and pecans make this a moist, crunchy birthday cake favorite.
Richer than angel food cake, chiffon cake is just as airy and light and makes such a pretty dessert.
A cake mix makes the moon and refrigerated sugar cookie dough makes the stars for this sweet dessert.
Line up decorated cupcakes to form this worm dessert. Candy makes the face for the worm.
Make this basketball cake and score points with the sports fans and athletes in your family.
A crispy marshmallow and cereal treat makes the Ferris wheel for this fun dessert. Candy makes it colorful.
It's all about the decorating in this pretty-as-a-picture cake that starts with a yellow cake mix. A party favorite for kids and adults.
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.
Personalize each cupcake by piping the letters of each child's name onto candy-coated chocolate pieces and inserting the candies into the frosting. This applesauce spice cake recipe creates a fun and fragrant dessert.
Chocolate cookie crumbs make the race track for this dessert. If your child loves cars, this cake will be a favorite.