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« on: July 28, 2008 06:31:51 PM »

So, my best friend died in a car crash recently. She was going to be my roommate for my freshman year of college next year. Understandably, my mind has been pretty screwed up lately. One of my friends stayed with me the first week, while I helped plan the memorial service, but after she left I had some problems. At the moment I can't concentrate on anything useful, so I've been finding not at all useful things to do. It helps a little.

So here is my current antidepressant: cupcakes! I got a wonderful cupcake decorating book from a friend for my birthday, and my mom agreed to pay for the ingredients today if I made cupcakes for supper. She may have regretted that  Tongue The eyes are mini m+ms, the cheeks mentos, and the tongues and noses are swedish fish and starbursts. I got the design straight from the book, "Hello, Cupcake", but I'm still really happy about them. Oh, and when I finished I made some strange m+m flowers with the leftover frosting. And here are the pictures:

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« Reply #1 on: July 28, 2008 06:38:27 PM »

Sorry about your loss, your cupcakes are really cute though

yeah... i should probably get on that...
« Reply #2 on: July 28, 2008 06:39:38 PM »

These cupcakes are wonderfully made!

I'm so sorry to hear about your friend, I can't imagine what you must be going through!  I hope that you can find some peace.

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« Reply #3 on: July 28, 2008 06:42:46 PM »

Cutest thing I've seen in a long time. I can see why these brightened your spirits! I hope you can find a lot of comfort through making things like this.
« Reply #4 on: July 28, 2008 06:54:01 PM »

I am so so so so sorry to hear about your friend.   Cry  I've lost too many friends over the years, so if you need someone to talk to, feel free to shoot me a PM. 

And your cupcakes are mighty adorable!  Almost too cute to eat!

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« Reply #5 on: July 28, 2008 06:57:09 PM »

My sister died in a car accident 4 years ago. It still hurt today.

Your cupcakes are wonderful though and if it helps you cope then bake away!

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« Reply #6 on: July 28, 2008 07:28:27 PM »

They are absolutely amazing! Its really good that you're taking care of yourself and finding some ways to take care of yourself through the grief. Its normal to be sad, its understandable to be angry, and confused, and any number of other things... just do your best to hang in there, and keep crafting when you have the strength- it will help you get through this. *hug*

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« Reply #7 on: July 28, 2008 07:36:32 PM »

Those are so adorable! You did a fantastic job on them! Sorry about your friend, and I hope you are feeling better soon!

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« Reply #8 on: July 28, 2008 07:47:23 PM »

Cute!  I also have the book Hello Cupcake and I love it. I've been wanting make every cupcake out of it but I haven't had a chance yet.

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« Reply #9 on: July 28, 2008 09:54:29 PM »

i'm really sorry about your loss..and you should definitely keep up the good work though. they turned out beautifully!
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