Thursday, May 28, 2009

Happy Fifth Birthday!

My little guy turned 5 yesterday. We had his party on Monday, and he picked out this cake design from all of my suggestions. It was an easier cake to make. It was time-consuming to make so many different colors of frosting, though. I used Dorie Greenspan's Cocoa Buttermilk cake because the birthday boy requested chocolate- I found the recipe on Meet Me in the Kitchen. I honestly can't tell you how this cake tastes, because I've had a cold for a week now and can't really taste anything! What a shame. But it got good reviews from everyone, especially the birthday boy.

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LadyJayPee said...

Happy 5th Birthday to your Birthday Boy. Very cute balloons on that colorful cake! I bet he loved it.

Susie said...

Happy Birthday! An awesome looking cake - I hope you feel better soon and can enjoy your food again!

HoneyB said...

What are great cake! I am sure your little one had an awesome birthday. Hope your tastebuds wake up soon. ;o)

P.S. I am dying to see the inside of that cake. LOL

Linda said...

Me too HoneyB, and taste it too! :))

It's a beautiful cake--I love the colors! Save a piece of it & take a bite when you can taste it--let us know if it's good.

Is that a little birthday cupcake?

What A Dish! said...

Thanks everyone! I had a little bit yesterday when I could taste better, and it is good! The pics I took of the inside didn't turn out very well, sorry! Yes, Linda, that is a little birthday cupcake. :)