It doesn’t matter if you’re turning 1 or 99, celebrating a birthday is a fun and creative way to make someone feel special! Our ideas for homemade party recipes will inspire you to create the most delicious party or potluck ever! Let’s start with the best first!

Birthday Cake Recipes

Happy birthdays always have a card, a cake, and a wish to make! We’ve got the cake part covered! Try these sweet delights for any party large or small!

Celebrate first thing in the morning with these birthday cake pancakes, and then make these mini ice cream cone cupcakes for guests.

What would a birthday party be without a colorfully sweet, show stopper of a cake? We love this classic yellow cake with chocolate buttercream or this delicious make-ahead German chocolate cake that tastes even better the next day! Don’t forget to serve with our signature celebration punch!

All Birthday

Party DIY Buffets

Nothing says ‘happy birthday’ more than a fun DIY Buffet. Give these fun ideas a try for a birthday you won't soon forget!

Taco Night!

Put out bowls of mix-ins, dips, and dressings and let guests build-their-own Tex-Mex creation! Start with some homemade salsa, or our favorite guacamole, and let everyone build their own tacos. Serve with a pitcher (or two) of strawberry margaritas for the perfect taco bar!

BYO Burger

Kids and crowds alike love a build your own burger bar! Here’s our fun take on a birthday party fave! Serve these up cheeseburger stuffed meatballs, and then let everyone create their own masterpiece!

A classic hamburger, with a side of Southern potato salad, some spicy pickled jalapenos. And what would a burger bar be without some crispy oven fries. Don’t forget the homemade ranch dressing for dipping!