Wednesday, February 15, 2012

(Don't) Let Them Eat (Cup) Cake(s)

Who knew something so small as a cupcake could have such power over the brain? Ok, well everyone knows I suppose. 

Like most offices we celebrate co-worker's birthdays with the usual confections; cake, cupcake, cheesecake, etc etc.  Today happens to be a co-worker's birthday and guess what is sitting in our lunch room??? Those cute little cupcakes from Safeway that sit behind the glass, because they're too fabulous to be in a generic box, waiting for someone to take them home. 

Cue the sheer white knuckle panic attack.

It took 3 friends and my husband to talk me down from the ledge today after which I sped off to Starbucks for an Americano with SF vanilla syrup.  I just may need to buy stock in Crest White Strips after this prep so I can make back a little money on having to brighten up my smile. 

With my Carb Zombie in full effect today I shall only be going back in to our lunch room to fetch the groceries I have placed in our fridge at the end of the day. Oh and to get things off of the printers, but that's IT! 

Carb Zombie: 0
Me: 1

6 comments:

  1. Proud of you girl!! Impressive...I'm fighting my own cupcake battle as well...so far, I'm winning. Your resilience is motivating me to stay strong. You can do it girl! Only weeks away!!

    PS. I nominated you for the Versatile Blogger award: http://wp.me/pHJ1m-U4

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  2. Good work!!! PHEW! Some days are harder than others, way to stay strong!!

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  3. Only a few more weeks left. You got this thing! Stay strong!

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  4. That's my girl! We stay strong in the face of temptation! Those cupcakes will be around for you to buy post comp! Proud of you girl!!! :)

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