The high point was a belated birthday celebration with friends on Sunday for which Mr Fantapants contructed this:
A squirrel cake! How lucky am I?? The cake was a feat of engineering, carefully constructed from vanilla sponge, strawberry jam and spaghetti (raw spaghetti, that is, which ran through the middle of it, to keep everything upright), all held together with royal icing.
By the time we'd all had seconds and thirds, all that was left was this:
Thanks Mr F!