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Well, it's that time again....

 
My baby of my two babies will be 2 soon, REALLY soon.....this weekend soon!  We have decided to have a Red, Black and White Mickey Mouse themed party.  Sorry, I have this thing against bright obnoxious primary colors.  When I see those colors together it is like nails on a chalkboard.  So I have opted for red, black and white.

We are also going to be telling the girls about our Disney trip.  WooHoo!!  Can't wait to get THAT cat out of the bag!  You know I will let you know how it goes, may even get a pic or two or even a video of it.

No party is complete without some sort of cake.  I have been going back and forth for a month 3 months about the cake.  UGH!  I was first going to do cake pops in the shape of Mickey's head (then quickly came back to reality)!  Then I was going to have my VERY talented friend Kandi make it but she is on a much needed and deserved vaca this week.  So today, 5 days before the party, I have decided what I am going to do!

Growing up when we went to Freddie's I would ALWAYS order a Shirley Temple.  We now order them for the girls when we go somewhere special and fun.  There is a reason I am telling you this....give me a second....

I was searching one of my FAVORITE food bloggers, I just KNEW she would have SOMETHING, and found it!!!

(photo courtesy of cupcake project)

Isn't that CUTE??

Guess what it is??  Well, those of you that are my FB friends already know the answer but for those that aren't and don't.......


OMG!  I can not wait to make them!  How fun!  Her recipe calls for a homemade Grenadine that I also plan to make.  This should be fun!  I will of course let you know about the outcome next week, once I de-stress! 


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