In case any of you have been blissfully unaware 'til now, there's an election coming up here in the U.S.
As someone "lucky" enough to live in a "swing" state, I'm afraid to turn on the TV or answer the phone anymore, what with all the mud-slinging, name-calling, and incessant demands on my attention. Plus sometimes a campaign volunteer calls. [shudder]
So today let's make our own fun. Let's forget about Red States and Blue States for a few minutes, and instead look at some of the prettiest red and blue cakes I could find.
Since we're talking about elections, let's start with...
Whether you live in the city...
Or down by the sea...
...the important thing to remember is that we all like cake.
I'm told the women's vote is especially sought after this year.
I vote for this:
Can you wear fondant? Just asking.
I know there are some big choices in this election, but try not to get ruffled.
By EB Cakes
...or all topsy-turvy:
...or too tents:
After all, the important thing is that you vote. You can even mail in some ballots!
I'm using owl post this year.
And remember, if you're using a paper ballot, fill in those circles completely.
We don't want to leave Chad -- or anyone else -- hanging.
(Or is it still too soon for hanging chad jokes?)
Once the election is over, maybe we can stop talking about red OR blue, and remember how well these colors can work together.
Have a Sweet to nominate? Send it to sundaysweets(at)cakewrecks.com.