The first birthday cake is one of the most important aspects of your baby's first birthday party. It's certainly the part everyone will remember and your baby will enjoy. Here are some first birthday cake ideas to assist you in choosing the perfect first birthday cake for your baby:
Keep with the Theme? - Probably the most popular option parents go with when choosing their baby's birthday cake is to go with one that matches the theme they chose for the party. Winnie the Pooh, Sesame Street, Blues Clues, and Prince or Princess parties are some of the most popular.
Make Baby the Star of Their Cake - Many bakeries can now take a photo and make it into an edible topping for the cake. You could choose your favorite photo of your baby and have it added to the cake. Another idea is use one of your baby's newborn pictures so that guests can see how much they have changed during the past year.
Don't Rule Out Ice Cream Cakes - Ice cream cakes have grown in popularity in recent years and you can get them at Dairy Queen, Cold Stone, Baskin Robbins, and at other popular ice cream chains. They can be decorated in many ways so it is certainly something to consider. You can always still get a personal size normal cake for your baby to dig in to.
Speaking of personal cakes, don't forget to order one for your baby when placing your order. Some bakeries will even give you a free personal size cake when you order your baby's first birthday cake from them so be sure to ask!
Finally, if you aren't sure what you want, ask to see a book of what the bakery offers. Ask for suggestions and make sure to get there advice what size cake to order so that you have enough to accommodate all your party guests.
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