Make a Wish: 27 Awesome Birthday Cakes for Kids

Let’s face it — when it came to hosting a birthday party, our moms had it easy. Organize a game of musical chairs, whip up a Betty Crocker cake, and stuff plastic party favor bags with bubble gum and stickers. These days we all know that the simplicity of kids birthdays has been chucked out the window, replaced with extravagance and grandeur we could only imagine as kids. So in an effort to inspire your next birthday party (or perhaps, even bemoan the fact that you have to throw a next birthday party), we’ve come up with some of the coolest birthday cakes out there.

Very Hungry Caterpiller
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Very Hungry Caterpiller

We all read “The Very Hungry Caterpillar” as a kid and likely, it’s on your on kiddos’ bookshelf as we speak. This cake is inspired by the book and the colors and fun details will get everyone at your party reminiscing about the cherished childhood read.

  1. Very Hungry Caterpiller
  2. Dr. Seuss Cake
  3. Astronaut Cake
  4. Superhero Cake
  5. Cars Cake

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