Saturday, September 17, 2011

The Big Oh-5

My baby is turning 5, y'all. Really? Already?

Of course, we've been talking about what kind of cake he wanted for a while. After much discussion, we decided on a candy cake.

I've been buying candy for this cake for weeks. And, when it came time to decorate this cake I had no plan. But I did have this:
And this:

Did you notice the boring white cake to the left of the candy pile in the first picture? BORING!

I had no idea what to do, so I just started sticking candy on the cake. It was late at night. What can I say?

I made a huge mess. Oh, the Nerds. P.S. if you walk through my house in the next... year... or so, don't be surprised if you step on a Nerd.

By midnight, it looked like this:

Colorful, right?

When we got to the party place, I added the lollipops with his name and age:

Some detail pics:

Boo liked it:

And a good time was had by all. 

Wanna see the carnage of the inside?

That's it. The story of Boo's candy cake.