First Birthday Cake Ideas
some first birthday cake ideas?
Your child's very first birthday
party will be more for the parents, relatives, friends, and older siblings than
for the birthday boy or girl him or herself.
Fortunately, with digital
cameras, you can take lots of pictures so he or she can see what it was like.
The flavor of the cake can be
your favorite flavor, since the baby will probably not be able to voice an
Pretty Cake With A Single
You can go with a cake like
the one pictured here for a girl, with white icing and pink decorations.
A single candle of any kind
will do. You can buy candles from the grocery in the shape of the numeral
For a baby boy's first
birthday, you can ice the cake with blue trim
and other colors like yellows and reds for accents.
Cake Shaped Like The Number
You can make the entire cake
in the shape of a number 1 with a special number
cake pan. You can pick one up on eBay pretty cheap or search around at
a local store.
A handy (and inexpensive) idea
is to decorate cupcakes.
To make one like the one
pictured here is simple.
Ice the cupcake with chocolate
or vanilla frosting.
Put some colored sprinkles on
Top it off with a candle in
the shape of a number 1.
And voila! You have a cupcake
This is a good idea if you
have a lot of young children at the party because they can each have their own
If you want to play around a
bit, ice some of them in chocolate, some in vanilla, and some in various colors
by taking white frosting and adding icing color gel, which can be picked up from
Wal-Mart and many other stores.
Hopefully, some of these
simple first birthday cake ideas will help you make the party fun for everyone
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