Got a birthday party coming up? Step outside the box (of cake mix) and make one of these show-stopping treats. From ice cream bars to grilled donuts, we’ve got 16 ideas that are sure to satisfy any sweet tooth. Click through the slideshow below to get inspired—just don’t forget to make a wish.

Peanut Butter Oreo Ice Cream Cake

Guests of all ages will be wowed by this impressive cake from Lauren's Latest. It's actually pretty easy to throw together using Oreo cookies, chocolate ice cream, and seriously delicious peanut butter-caramel sauce. Get the details on how to make it by clicking here.

photo: Lauren's Latest

 

Have you seen any cool desserts lately? Tell us your picks in the Comments section below!

— Erin Lem & Susie Foresman