Admittedly, I stole the idea from Bakerella.
I also used this recipe. I used butter instead of margarine and I added coconut flavoring to the cupcakes too. I did two sticks of butter, about a cup and a half of powdered sugar and maybe a teaspoon of coconut flavoring for the frosting.
Justin made palm trees out of straws. (A LOT of meticulous cutting.)
Fruit rollups made the beach towels/floaty things. Teddy Grahams were our characters. I actually bought tiny ones so they were sorta hard to put swimsuits on!
Shark fin is a stick of gum. The inner tube is a gummy life saver!
Meg’s handiwork..A volley ball court!!
A seamonster..again curteousy of Justin.
Suzi made a kick ass surfboard.
Raise your hand if you said, “Awwwwwwww!!!!!”