Boy Scouts and fathers get creative

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, GERMANY -- Tonya Elliot bids on a cake at the Boy Scouts of America Annual Blue and Gold Awards Banquet as her children Laura and Jonathan look on, Saturday. Mrs. Elliot is the wife of Staff Sgt. Mike Elliot, 52nd Operations Support Squadron. The cakes created by Boy Scouts and their fathers were sold to the highest bidder during the Boy Scouts of America Annual Awards Banquet. (US Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Tammie Moore)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, GERMANY -- Tonya Elliot bids on a cake at the Boy Scouts of America Annual Blue and Gold Awards Banquet as her children Laura and Jonathan look on, Saturday. Mrs. Elliot is the wife of Staff Sgt. Mike Elliot, 52nd Operations Support Squadron. The cakes created by Boy Scouts and their fathers were sold to the highest bidder during the Boy Scouts of America Annual Awards Banquet. (US Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Tammie Moore)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, GERMANY -- Nathaniel Hathaway, son of Tech. Sgt. Kathlene Hathaway, 52nd Logistics Readiness Squadron, looks at the cakes on display for purchase during the Boy Scouts of America Annual Awards Banquet. Nathaniel is a Wolf Scout. (US Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Tammie Moore)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, GERMANY -- Nathaniel Hathaway, son of Tech. Sgt. Kathlene Hathaway, 52nd Logistics Readiness Squadron, looks at the cakes on display for purchase during the Boy Scouts of America Annual Awards Banquet. Nathaniel is a Wolf Scout. (US Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Tammie Moore)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, GERMANY -- Cameron Epps, son of Master Sgt. Kimberly Adams, 52nd Logistics Readiness Squadron, checks out the cakes on display at the Boy Scouts of America Pack 165 Annual Blue and Gold Awards Banquet. Cameron is a Wolf Scout. (US Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Tammie Moore)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, GERMANY -- Cameron Epps, son of Master Sgt. Kimberly Adams, 52nd Logistics Readiness Squadron, checks out the cakes on display at the Boy Scouts of America Pack 165 Annual Blue and Gold Awards Banquet. Cameron is a Wolf Scout. (US Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Tammie Moore)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, GERMANY -- Cody Merril (front), son of Master Sgt. Jesse Merril, 52nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, and Gregory Marchand, son of Tech. Sgt. Gregory Marchand, 52nd Security Forces Squadron, check the current bid on a cake. The cakes made by scouts and their fathers to raise funds during the Boy Scouts of America Annual Blue and Gold Awards Banquet. (US Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Tammie Moore)

SPANGDAHLEM AIR BASE, GERMANY -- Cody Merril (front), son of Master Sgt. Jesse Merril, 52nd Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, and Gregory Marchand, son of Tech. Sgt. Gregory Marchand, 52nd Security Forces Squadron, check the current bid on a cake. The cakes made by scouts and their fathers to raise funds during the Boy Scouts of America Annual Blue and Gold Awards Banquet. (US Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Tammie Moore)