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How to distract a six year old on her birthday.

I have no idea how to do this.  I did my best but I think I fell a little short.  All the presents were opened before 9 a.m. and by noon we had picnicked at a very cool local shopping village.  And by that I mean we ate our food as fast as we could so that the ducks and cats did not attack us.  My children are painfully frightened by any animal but especially those they are unfamiliar with.
Really they are kind of intimidating right?
We quickly came home to put together the cake masterpiece so that friends could come on over and help to devour it.
It is a pattern cake NOT trifle when you are six you don't know what trifle is but you do know way more about patterns than you will ever need!
Regardless of my inability to distract I was able to get a few great shots of the birthday girl.  Hope you had a great day!  We love you!



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