These Take the Cake! 10 Winning Birthday Treats
No fumbles here! Jenee D. of Phenix City, Ala., scored a touchdown with this winning football cake – the grin on her little fan's face says it all.
Charmed, I'm sure. Krissie G. of Arima, Trinidad amp Tobago, gave her pink and blue castle cake the royal treatment, down to the frosting-adorned turrets.
We're sure the party went swimmingly. Jennifer B. of Stouffville, Ontario, crafted this adorable fondant fish – from The Cat in the Hat – that's almost too cute to eat.
THE RIGHT DIRECTION
No doubt squeals were involved when these One Direction cookies by Carla F. hit the stage, um, table.
James and his friends must have had a blast digging into this edible work zone (check out those marshmallow boulders!) by Sara of Minneapolis, Minn. How many little builders did that take?
A Halloween birthday is double cause for celebration. Jenna K. of Westmoorings, Trinidad, got a little scary with her sugar art, though the eerie trio of the pumpkin, haunted house and graveyard is more treat than trick.
TASTE THE RAINBOW
It may look like a traditional chocolate layer cake from the outside, but the colorful stripes inside will produce smiles all around. Even more important – it's delish! "It was best cake in my life," says Keta of Tbilisi, Ga.
TOP OF THE POPS
Could dessert on a stick be any cooler? Janet M. of Bloomfield, N.J., jazzed up her cake pops for little partygoers with a sprinkling of bright colored sugar.
TICKLE ME HAPPY
A Sesame Street birthday is a classic choice, especially when Elmo makes an appearance. Mary M. of Hement, Calif,. made Noah’s day with well wishes from his furry little friend.