A couple options for Santa Hat Cake Pops - this one - from The Peach Kitchen - uses cream cheese (instead of frosting) to mix with your favorite cake for the cake pops - interesting idea . will have to do these next year for sure.
Piñata Birthday Cake — It’s a cake, it’s a piñata, it’s the sweetest part of your next birthday party. Just cut a slice out of your kid’s birthday cake, let it overflow with HERSHEY'S Birthday candy, and VOILÀ! It’s now a piñata birthday candy cake explod