Birthday Cake

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.

Carousel Cake

Parents

Decorate animal cookies then place them on candy sticks so they can ride the carousel on top of this colorful party cake.

Basic Cake Pops

Parents

Classic Vanilla Cake

Better Homes and Gardens

Rich Ginger Sheet Cake

Family Circle

Fresh ginger imparts a piquant taste to the rich yellow cake. The honey and cream cheese frosting is the crowning touch.

Scrapbook Cake

Parents

If you love to scrapbook, you'll love decorating this cake. Use a variety of candies to make it yours. Then serve it at a scrapbooking party or birthday celebration.

Number One Cake

Parents

Whether your child is turning one or came in first place at the spelling bee, this cake is a fun way to celebrate.

Modern Art Cake

Parents

Here's an easy cake to make and decorate. It's modern art; the colored frosting can be in any design you want. Let the kids join in the fun for this dessert.

Sweet Express Train Cake

Parents

Does your child love trains? Then they'll love this sweet cake. The train cars are filled with candy!

Winning Cake

Parents

Desert Oasis Cake

Parents

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.

Baby's First Applesauce Cupcakes

Better Homes and Gardens

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.

Race-Car Track Cake

Parents

Chocolate cookie crumbs make the race track for this dessert. If your child loves cars, this cake will be a favorite.

Tic-Tac-Toe Cake

Better Homes and Gardens
Total: 25 mins

Pineapple Chiffon Cake

Better Homes and Gardens

Richer than angel food cake, chiffon cake is just as airy and light and makes such a pretty dessert.

Star-Bright Moon Cake

Parents

A cake mix makes the moon and refrigerated sugar cookie dough makes the stars for this sweet dessert.

Granny Cake

Better Homes and Gardens

Also known as hummingbird cake, this old-fashioned dessert made with bananas, pineapple, and pecans make this a moist, crunchy birthday cake favorite.

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