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Minion Cupcakes

On Thursday I get a message at work from a coworker asking if I could do an order for this weekend.  I laughed out loud and wrote back that I was already over booked.  Not even for cupcakes, she asks?  Now I'm already doing a gazillion for my Grandma's 90th birthday party on Sunday, so what was adding a few more dozen at this point?  Then she mentioned that it was a Minion theme.  I can't resist doing anything with Minions!  Damn her!  So of course I agreed to do it.  Again, thank goodness I was off on Friday!

This is what I spent most of Friday doing!  34 minion heads, half girls and half boys. At first I was stressed at doing so many little bows; I wasn't sure how i was going to get them all uniform looking.  Then I saw on YouTube to take two hearts and a circle to make a bow.  Ingenious!  

For the birthday boy and girl, I did their own special cupcake.  Even though these took me most of the day, I really had fun doing them.  It was so relaxing.

These vanilla and chocolate cupcakes were picked up this morning.  I was so glad I got to do them.  


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