Birthday cake ideas to help you create the wow_factor. With a little brainstorming, time, and creativity you'll be whipping up confection masterpieces in no time at all! Here's a few categories to serve as a springboard for your brainstorming: Although there are many different birthday cake options from which to select, your choice depends upon whom it is for and how old that person is going to be. Generally, you will find the more unusual or elaborate cakes are created for a baby's 1st birthday or a child's special day. The market tends to cater to this group by providing the widest range of cakes available. However, don't let that deter you. If you persevere, ultimately you will prevail!
Sports Cakes: Your active girl or boy will jump for a sports themed cake. Some easy birthday cake ideas are decorating round cakes to resemble baseballs, soccer balls, or basketballs. Sporty girls and boys will also love a cake that resembles their favorite sports field, which is easy to make with a rectangular sheet cake. You can even add a net, goal, or hoop, as well as plastic figurines resembling spectators and sports players!