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Topic: The money you could be saving with Geico...CAKE.  (Read 6458 times)
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shelleibean
« on: May 12, 2009 01:49:16 PM »

My son turned 4 last month & he's been entertained by Geico commercials since he could sit up. the most recent ad campaign elicits manic giggles at our house. When I asked him what kind of cake he wanted he said, "A Geico cake." At first he said he that meant the Geico logo and then it evolved into the money you could be saving with Geico. Awesome! I've been wanting an excuse to make some marshmallow fondant.  Only later did I think to make it a 4 dollar bill, since it was his fourth birthday- oh well. I'm happy with the fondant but I really need to practice my piping skills.
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I hope this makes someone else as happy as the kid was!
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« Reply #1 on: May 12, 2009 01:56:31 PM »

I love it!!!  I may make this soon!!!!!  My new bf's son has a birthday next week and I think this is his cake!!!  You did a great job!!!

I would love to see an action shot of your son enjoying his cake.
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« Reply #2 on: May 12, 2009 01:58:23 PM »

That is absolutely halarious! I love it!
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« Reply #3 on: May 12, 2009 02:06:01 PM »

Thanks!
This is the only picture I have of boy and cake together- but there was a lot of standing in front of the cake stand before grandma/grandpa came over to eat saying, "I have to see the money. Can we eat the money?"

I guess there are some other pictures, but they're all so blurry- his excitement made it really hard to stay reasonably still.
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« Reply #4 on: May 12, 2009 02:16:06 PM »

that is wicked funny! i was chuckling as soon as i saw the little icon pic on the craftster homepage! good job!
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« Reply #5 on: May 12, 2009 02:21:06 PM »

This cake is awesome!! I'm now singing the little song that accompanies the little money stack... "I always feel like... someone is watchin' me..."

Glad he liked his cake!
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« Reply #6 on: May 12, 2009 02:32:58 PM »

hahahaha, how awesome is that?!  Great job, I honestly thought it was a plush (I can't believe how realistic it looks and it's made of cake!)
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« Reply #7 on: May 12, 2009 03:10:51 PM »

hahahaha, how awesome is that?!  Great job, I honestly thought it was a plush (I can't believe how realistic it looks and it's made of cake!)
Thanks a lot! I had this perfect image in my head before I started and just like everything else it didn't come close to the picture in my head- I had waaaaaaaaaaay too much faith in my patience and bagged the idea of a really piping all of the details on the $5 dollar bill.
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« Reply #8 on: May 12, 2009 05:37:36 PM »

That's too funny!  Great job!
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« Reply #9 on: May 12, 2009 09:36:17 PM »

That is sooo cute. I would be giggling too if that were my cake. lol


My daughter cut out the little stack of money with eyes and made some stickers with her sticker machine.
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