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You need to start celebrating your birthday with this birthday cake popcorn.

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  • 1 bag light butter popcorn
  • 1 c. white chocolate chips
  • 2 tbsp. vegetable oil
  • 3 tbsp. Funfetti or vanilla cake mix
  • 1/4 c. rainbow sprinkles


    1. Step 1Pop the popcorn according to the package’s instructions. Set aside.
    2. Step 2Combine the white chocolate chips and vegetable oil in a small, microwave-safe bowl and heat in 20-second intervals, stirring in between, until fully melted. Stir in the cake mix.
    3. Step 3Place the popcorn in a gallon-sized resealable bag—being careful to exclude any kernals—and add the white chocolate mixture and sprinkles. Seal and shake until the popcorn is coated.
    4. Step 4Spread onto a baking sheet in an even layer and top with additional sprinkles, if desired. Chill in the refrigerator for 20-25 minutes before serving.

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Candace Braun Davison writes, edits, and produces lifestyle content that ranges from celebrity features to roll-up-your-sleeves DIYs, all while relentlessly pursuing the noblest of causes: the quest for the world’s best chocolate chip cookie.

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