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McDonald’s sells birthday cakes for $9 on its secret menuMcDonald’s sells birthday cakes for $9 on its secret menu

If you ever celebrated your birthday at McDonald’s as a child, you know the fast-food chain has just about everything you need to throw the perfect party — like Happy Meals and PlayPlaces. But for years, parents have always had to supply their own birthday cakes … or so they thought.

As it turns out, McDonald’s actually has a birthday cake on its secret menu. Yes, really.

Back in January, TikTok user Kayleigh Weeks, aka @kayrock93, posted a video claiming that the burger joint sells $9 chocolate cakes with white frosting and an image of Ronald McDonald. In

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This invention keeps birthday cakes free of germsThis invention keeps birthday cakes free of germs

Mark Apelt invented the Blowzee to keep gross breath off of birthday cakes, while still letting you blow out candles.

RICHMOND, Va. — During the pandemic, we’ve seen people come up with such innovative solutions to problems we didn’t even realize we had before. Like something as simple as birthday candles.

Since the virus outbreak we’ve seen a whole lot more cognizant of germs, and spitting all over birthday cake. 

That’s where University of Virginia graduate and Richmond resident Mark Apelt’s invention shines.

It’s called the Blowzee. It diverts someone’s gross breath away from a cake, while still giving them

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Funnel cakes, fried oreos and mangonadas | This San Antonio food truck has sweet treatsFunnel cakes, fried oreos and mangonadas | This San Antonio food truck has sweet treats

“Our main seller is our funnel cakes. Everybody loves funnel cakes because it’s kind of difficult to get them unless you’re going to a carnival or rodeo.”

SAN ANTONIO — The State Fair of Texas is around the corner, and we know many Texans are excited for those fried food stands.

But you can get your fair fried food fix (try saying that 10 times) right here in the Alamo City. 

Drake’s Fun Foods truck goes across the San Antonio area, serving up things like funnel cakes, fried oreos and even corn in a cup.

“I was thinking when I

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Sushi cakes are all the rage. Here’s how to make one at homeSushi cakes are all the rage. Here’s how to make one at home

Who says cakes have to be sweet?

Sushi shops from Honolulu, Hawaii, to Atlanta, Georgia, are serving a fresh take on cake — white rice instead of white cake and raw fish instead of frosting. And these cakes have only grown in popularity since the pandemic started.

“We have a lot of customers who ordered the cake last year to make their celebrations a little more special and memorable,” Michael Narito, chef and manager at Aloha Cones in Honolulu, who has more than a decade of experience as a sushi chef in Hawaii, told TODAY Food. He makes about

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