Birthdays (Or: Flowers, balloons and key lime pie)

Over the weekend we had a birthday party for Marco (slightly delayed since some of our friends were out of the country). Since it was his 40th I decided to be slightly evil and buy some themed balloons. “Keep calm — you’re only 40” balloons, to be precise.

Keep calm youre only 40 balloons

Very colorful – not quite the rainbow I was going for, but it works. One of the guests also dropped off flowers…

flowers for Marcos birthday

Marco decided to show off his creative baking side by making key lime pie using Keebler graham cracker crust (recipe here).

key lime pie with Captain America shield

And of course he added his own touch by freezing some of the raspberry syrup mix into Captain America shield molds. Yum. And crazy…

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