When I planned it with her a couple of days before she started counting "#1....play with my friends, #2....uh....ring-o-rosies, #3....uh..." Her seriousness and "maturity" brought me lots of smiles.
I asked what cake she wanted--chocolate. What frosting? Strawberry! Favorite food? Strawberries. Drink? Strawberry (giggle, giggle, giggle). She found the recurring strawberry thing very humorous, as did I, AND that's exactly what she got!