Today I am celebrating my birthday with a birthday coffee for friends living in the local area.
Perhaps you will start the birthday celebration (not for children birthdays) by serving a drink involving the use of sparkling wine such as this rhubarb version of kir royale
The first eatable thing to serve for a birthday celebration is a bun made with butter such as these buns:
Another most item for birthday celebration is "lagkage" (=cream cake) such as this:
Looking in again tomorrow to see, that I actually did served for my birthday coffee guests.