These Take the Cake! 10 Winning Birthday Treats

GO TEAM

No fumbles here! Jenee D. of Phenix City, Ala., scored a touchdown with this winning football cake – the grin on her little fan's face says it all.

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These Take the Cake! 10 Winning Birthday Treats

PRETTY PRINCESSES

Charmed, I'm sure. Krissie G. of Arima, Trinidad & Tobago, gave her pink and blue castle cake the royal treatment, down to the frosting-adorned turrets.

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These Take the Cake! 10 Winning Birthday Treats

GO FISH

We're sure the party went swimmingly. Jennifer B. of Stouffville, Ontario, crafted this adorable fondant fish – from The Cat in the Hat – that's almost too cute to eat.

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These Take the Cake! 10 Winning Birthday Treats

DOLLED UP

It looks like Nahla Aubry isn't the only Lalaloopsy fan. This edible version of the popular doll – including her adorable piggy pet – by Onika S. of San Fernando, Trinidad, sure takes the cake.

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These Take the Cake! 10 Winning Birthday Treats

UNDER CONSTRUCTION

James and his friends must have had a blast digging into this edible work zone (check out those marshmallow boulders!) by Sara of Minneapolis, Minn. How many little builders did that take?

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These Take the Cake! 10 Winning Birthday Treats

SPOOKY SWEETS

A Halloween birthday is double cause for celebration. Jenna K. of Westmoorings, Trinidad, got a little scary with her sugar art, though the eerie trio of the pumpkin, haunted house and graveyard is more treat than trick.

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These Take the Cake! 10 Winning Birthday Treats

TASTE THE RAINBOW

It may look like a traditional chocolate layer cake from the outside, but the colorful stripes inside will produce smiles all around. Even more important – it's delish! "It was best cake in my life," says Keta of Tbilisi, Ga.

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These Take the Cake! 10 Winning Birthday Treats

TOP OF THE POPS

Could dessert on a stick be any cooler? Janet M. of Bloomfield, N.J., jazzed up her cake pops for little partygoers with a sprinkling of bright colored sugar.

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These Take the Cake! 10 Winning Birthday Treats

TICKLE ME HAPPY

A Sesame Street birthday is a classic choice, especially when Elmo makes an appearance. Mary M. of Hement, Calif,. made Noah’s day with well wishes from his furry little friend.

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