Aren't the kids now taught to call them "sea stars?" And Pluto isn't a planet? And Cookie Monster eats things other than cookies? I feel old. I need some of this cake.
Sometimes you can't get to the beach, but you can have a little tiny beach wherever you are.
Even though you're stuck in a dark, chilly office in the depths of winter, just remember, it's sunny somewhere.
I like a tableau that takes up several baked goods. It's like a gorgeous panning shot in the opening scene of a movie to establish the setting and the tone. This movie is clearly about relaxing in the sunshine with no cares and plenty of snacks.
Made by myself :)