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Sunday, September 28, 2008

Xander is 6 today!



That's the cake that I spent all of yesterday making. I had a really stressful weekend, I have to say I am so glad it is over with! I think I cried twice over that cake--the fondant was giving me attitude. Also, the kids were sick this morning, we have a cacophony of coughing at our house right now. So fun. (I probably shouldn't be writing this right now, because I am grumpy).

Anyway, he had a pretty fun birthday and he's very excited to be six. He loved his cake, which was inspired by one I found on cakecentral.com. He got a box of cereal too, which was almost the only thing he asked for present wise. We usually by the bagged Malt-o-Meal cereal, so having his own box is going to be a real treat. Here he is with his favorite present:He also got a shirt, his first set of Legos, a pop-up punching Superman, a rocket from the Blairs, and a set of the Bob books, since he's out-grown his first reading book (he is on his way to reading everything in sight), and Othello, which is a board game. We are going to Chuck E. Cheese on Wednesday, so hopefully we will all be less sick, less stressed and more cheerful.
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10 comments:

  1. I swear Kara...you NEED to go into business. I showed my hubby last night and he was beyond impressed. You could make a killing with your talent my friend!

    Sorry I couldn't scrap with you guys on Fri. My heart was there.....I thought about you all night!

    :0)

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  2. That cake looks awesome!!! You could seriously get paid to make cakes!

    I never saw choco peanut butter Pops. They sound yummy! Happy Birthday to him!

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  3. valincal10:53 PM

    Fantastic job on the cake--you are very talented!

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  4. The cake is completely beautiful and I agree, you should go into business!

    I remember one year asking for a huge jar of pickles for Christmas, kind of like he did with the cereal!!! I think that's cool!

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  5. wow Kara!!! That cake is AMAZING. Happy birthday lil Ninja turtle loving dude!

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  6. That is one amazing cake!! Hope everyone feels better soon.
    BTW how did his day of modeling go?

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  7. YOU KILL ME!!!
    You need to do a guest appearance on Ace of Cakes!

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  8. Happy Bday X! That cake is amazing!! We're all sick too. Just cuz we live in So Cal I guess that doesn't mean there's no cold season :(

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  9. The cake turned out AWESOME. I remember getting "sugar cereal" for Christmas and I thought it was so great. :) He's too cute. Happy b-day Xander!

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  10. Angie C.4:23 PM

    First set of Legos????? Your pocketbook will never recover!!

    Love you blog!

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