Birthday Funfetti Cookie Cake

Remember this chocolate chip cookie cake that I made for the hubs for Valentine’s Day?

Well, that was such a hit with Ryan that he requested I make another one last weekend for his birthday. I wanted to mix it up to make it extra special for his birthday, and since I have had a Pillsbury Funfetti cake for my birthday every year since I was probably two, I wanted to attempt to incorporate that into this cookie cake.

I went straight to the source that I used for the last cookie cake, Life, Love & Sugar, and sure enough, she has a recipe for a funfetti cookie cake! I followed her directions step-by-step, with the exception that I baked the cookie for 30 minutes to make it a little more firm instead of soft.

We enjoyed this cookie cake when my parents came into town to celebrate Ryan’s birthday, and it was a hit!

This is what cake dreams are made of, people.

What is a birthday treat or dessert tradition in your house?

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14 Comments

  1. Girl! This looks so good – need!!

    Posted 4.16.14 Reply
  2. Thank you! They do seem to be a hit with the men in my life!

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  3. Ha! Hey, as long as it's delicious, who cares if it's homemade or store bought. 🙂

    Posted 4.16.14 Reply
  4. Yes, the white chocolate chips definitely kick it up a notch.

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  5. My KitchenAid mixer is the best gift I've ever received! I got it from my mom at my bridal shower, which makes it even more special.

    Posted 4.16.14 Reply
  6. Thanks, girl!

    Posted 4.16.14 Reply
  7. Thank you! It's definitely a crowd pleaser. 🙂

    Posted 4.16.14 Reply
  8. Maya McDonald wrote:

    Oh my, yum! What a good idea – my boyfriend would go nuts for this 🙂 xx

    Posted 4.16.14 Reply
  9. YUM! I love funfetti, you decorated it so cute!

    Posted 4.15.14 Reply
  10. That looks so good and makes me long for my Kitchenaid mixer that is on my registry hahahha

    Posted 4.15.14 Reply
  11. Mia- MakeMeUpMia wrote:

    Oh. My. Gosh. YUM! I love Funfetti cakes 🙂 This looks so good with the added white chocolate chips.

    Posted 4.15.14 Reply
  12. Biana Perez wrote:

    That looks beyond good!! I am a huge fan of funfetti!! I have 0 baking skills and can only make banana bread so I opt for buying cupcakes or the actual cake haha!

    Posted 4.15.14 Reply
  13. Debra Stachelski wrote:

    We so enjoyed being with you for Ryan's birthday and the Funfetti cookie was delicious! Must love all things Funfetti!

    Posted 4.15.14 Reply
  14. carly wrote:

    This turned out so cute! Cookie cakes are delicious & one of my husband's favorites as well!

    Posted 4.15.14 Reply

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