Checkerboard Birthday Cake - Eat Healthy Stockphoto My mom had a set of cake pans with separators that made a checkerboard cake. The batter had to be extra thick to keep it from running, but it turned out pretty. This way, however, is foolproof.
Preschool art idea: parents draw tree, write family member's names with brown sharpies, students and parent use finger prints to make circle shapes in different sizes! - For Grandparents Day - each grand child