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Angry Birds Cake (from scratch) - John's 6th Birthday

So, my son had his 6th birthday this Saturday which we celebrated at our local pizza joint here in Carmichael CA. He had decided in December that he wanted to go with the Angry Birds theme. I thought, no problem! I'll just order some decorations, (plates, napkins, tablecloth, balloons, ect) from an internet store that specializes in birthday parties. Then I found some lovely Angry Birds fondant handmade pieces on Etsy that were well crafted although a little pricey. I decided to go ahead and order them. I ordered everything well in advance, at least two weeks ahead of the event date. 
Unfortunately, when I called to check on the orders and make sure everything was shipping in time, I was told my orders weren't going to make it by his birthday. Devastated, I rushed to local party stores only to find out that everything in the angry birds theme was sold out. 
Luckily, I was able to get the balloons in the characters and decided on solid colors for the rest of the decor. Then I res…