So, if you remember...I had originally planned something like THIS.
Seriously, stop looking at it.
In my defense (because it's really important to me that you not judge my strawberry and cream cake making abilities without ALL the facts)...I had to make it with frozen strawberries. Okay. Go ahead and judge now. Thanks for hearing me out.
** True Story. I really do need to work on my "mothering skills." Do they offer some kind of How-To class for mothers before they have to put together a first birthday party? Maybe a support group or something?