Did you survive Giraffe Watch this month? You know, that thing where the entire internet held its collective breath waiting for April the giraffe to have her baby?
(Spoiler Alert: April had the baby... in April. She's meta like that.)
If so, then LOOKIE:
(By Little Apple Cakes)
How perfect is this?!
In fact, I decided that April Showers was just the theme we needed this week.
Although these won't all have giraffes. Sorry.
I think you'll forgive me once you see this, though:
(By Cup N' Cake)
A moment of appreciation, please, for the parents who threw a ninja-themed baby shower:
You long-time readers might recall John and painted a ninja-themed nursery once, so this sings the song of my geeky lil' heart.
As a life-long lover of puns, I also dig the more literal interpretations of a "shower" cake:
(By Always With Cake!)
Plus how great are those colors?
Or if you're having twins, how about this Sweet take on "two peas in a pod"?
(By McGreevey Cakes)
Of course, the classics never go out of style:
(By Little Hunnys Cakery)
And sometimes a cute little stork with pastel bunting is just what the doctor ordered.
(By The Cake Cuppery)
Or a baby vampire in a gothic spiked buggy!
Wait. OK, maybe that's not exactly traditional... but I still love it.
Will I ever get tired of sleepy woodland creatures on cakes?
No, no I will not. ::grabby hands::
(That fox! Ah! And the flower swag is perfection.)
And finally, I'll end with the one I fell in love with for its unusual, stunning design:
(By Silvia Mancini)
See, THIS is the way to do a belly cake! A gorgeous blend of 2D painting with 3D sculpting, and the flower is just the right crowning touch. Pun intended. Love it.
Happy Sunday, everyone! Hope it's extra Sweet!