Tired of serving the same old cake and ice cream? It’s time to up the ante for your kiddo’s next bash with some on-trend desserts that will wow guests of all ages – including the parents! We’re talking uber-creative cake pops, doughnuts and custom cookies in flavors you’d probably never dream of devouring. Excited to plan that party yet? Read on for nine trendy birthday treats that’ll have your guests’ mouth watering.

Donut Cake

Create a multi-tiered masterpiece with delectable donuts. Pre-order a couple dozen of your kiddo's favorite donuts  and stack them on a platter to create your “cake.”

Check out these local donut hot spots:

Top Pot Doughnuts
Online: toppotdoughnuts.com

Mighty O Donuts
Online: mightyo.com

Online: frostology.com

General Porpoise
Online: gpdoughnuts.com

Rodeo Donut
Online: rodeodonut.com

photo: Top Pot Doughnuts Facebook page

Do you have a favorite birthday treat that you like to serve? Tell us in the Comments below!

— Abbey McGee