Bri: what do you mean?
Me: you know, like cars or trains or monkeys? but we did monkeys last year and everyone does cars and trains. so we need, like, a theme. something unique.
Me: for the invite and the cake and decorations?!
Bri: what about, "I'm turning two?"
So... when Ben shouted "Robot!" out of the blue one day, I went with it. (It sounded more like "wo-bot!" which, of course made it even cuter.)
I scoured the internet for robot cakes, but didn't find one I liked, so I decided to make little robots to decorate the cake with.
Here's how to make your very own edible, robot army.
Supplies you'll need:
- Big marshmallows
- Brownie bites (I made my own by mixing up a box brownie mix and filling mini muffin tins about a third of the way full.)
- Decorations (mini M&Ms, twizzlers, pretzel sticks, etc.)
- Chocolate for melting (don't buy the store brand like I did... name brands melts WAY better)
First, make little robot bodies: