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  • 1. One of the first things that comes to mind when youthink of a birthday celebration is the cake. It is often the focal point of the table. When planning a celebration, you have more cake design options than you would ever imagine. It would be easy to feel overwhelmed when choosing a cake. You can simplify the process by following a few simple
  • 2. First, you need to decide the theme of your party If you are buying the cakefrom a bakery or ordering it from a professional baker, you need to know howlarge you want the cake to be, how many people you plan to serve, and theprice range you want to stay within Ask them what designs are availablerelated to the party theme you chose You definitely need to plan ahead andorder your cake in an appropriate time frame If you plan to bake the cakeyourself, you can find recipes and decorating ideas online and in almost anycookbook
  • 3. Some designs will require special pans while others can be made in thestandard round, square, or 9 X 13 cake pan If decorating a cake is a newexperience for you, staying with a simple design will make the process lessstressful As an alternative to decorating a large or multi-layer cake, you mightopt for decorating cupcakes instead Some children do not actually like cakeand would prefer some other option
  • 4. An ice cream cake is a popular alternative to the traditional decorated cakewith lots of icing and candles You can special order icecream cakes just as you would a standard cake Or, you can mold the icecream yourself into various shapes that match the theme of the party A largesugar cookie can be decorated to take the place of a standard cake
  • 5. You can add candy pieces, icing, sprinkles, or numerous other toppings tocreate a uniquely personal cookie You can also make smaller cookies toserve the guests You could decorate the small cookies in a more simplemanner, but in a design that matches the large cookie Some children preferpies such as strawberry, chocolate, or lemon to cake
  • 6. Their favorite pie decorated with candles would surely make them smileBrownies, ice cream sundaes, pudding cups, a cheesecake, or decorated riceKrispie treats are all possible cake alternatives to consider Another uniquelycreative birthday cake alternative would be a popcorn cake as the centerpiecefor the table with smaller popcorn balls for individual guests
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