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

Robot Cake

Better Homes and Gardens

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.

Tic-Tac-Toe Cake

Better Homes and Gardens
Total: 25 mins

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.

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.

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.

Super Heroes to the Rescue Cakes

Better Homes and Gardens
Total: 20 mins

Sunflower Cake

Better Homes and Gardens

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.

Inchworm Cupcakes

Parents

Line up decorated cupcakes to form this worm dessert. Candy makes the face for the worm.

Ball Cake

Parents

Make this basketball cake and score points with the sports fans and athletes in your family.

Wheely Delicious Cake

Parents

A crispy marshmallow and cereal treat makes the Ferris wheel for this fun dessert. Candy makes it colorful.

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