Wren wanted horse/unicorn cakes two years in a row. We ended up drawing a unicorn on a sheet cake this year but if she wants one again next year maybe I'll do this, since I think I like it better than the horse's head I made last year.
Use craft or butcher paper to line your pancake bar. You can write on it with a permanent marker to label each ingredient, and it makes for easy clean up. Anthony Bourdain Made A Cute Pancake Bar For His Daughter's Slumber Party