Cake Central Amnesia

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Writecakes Posted 7 Jun 2010 , 4:19pm
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Does anyone else experience this? I come here for a specific reason, get distracted by one or two posts on the home page and read them. Then a member photo in the thread catches my eye and I follow that to their profile, then their photos, then to a comment made by one of their photos to another member's photos. Then I wonder "how did they do that?" and look that up and find a tutorial.....

And then cannot remember what it was I was wanting to look up in the first place icon_rolleyes.gif

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cutthecake Posted 7 Jun 2010 , 4:35pm
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It's the same thing around the house. I start out doing one thing, get side-tracked doing other things, then about an hour later, I realize I didn't do the first thing. It's caled Busy Woman Syndrome. That's redundant--it's Woman Syndrome.

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cupcake_cutie Posted 7 Jun 2010 , 4:50pm
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Yes!! Happens to me all the time! My DH has to put me on punishment from Cake Central sometimes.

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infinitsky Posted 7 Jun 2010 , 4:57pm
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Ditto (%100)

I always get distracted here and spend 2-3 hours reading the posts and looking at the photos, or searching for a tutorial and etc.

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cylstrial Posted 7 Jun 2010 , 7:26pm
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LOL! It's so easy to do!

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Karen421 Posted 8 Jun 2010 , 1:53am
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I agree - then I get tired - go to bed and wake up in the middle of the night thinking - oh crap - I needed to look up how to do ???? or the recipe for ???? and start the process over the next day!!! Oh well!

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4realLaLa Posted 8 Jun 2010 , 9:20am
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I too have this syndrome. Sometimes up to the wee hours of the am reading posts and looking at pics. I get distracted so easily, lol.

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Echooo3 Posted 8 Jun 2010 , 10:35am
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Yep, me too. I check out something and want to be quick and something else catches my eye again and again.

Then I keep telling myself "this is the last page I'm going to look at" but it never works, something else always catches my eye.

Oh bother. icon_rolleyes.gif

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dcarylmk Posted 8 Jun 2010 , 11:07am
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Ditto!! Thought I was the only one that did that!! LOL!

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Rosey1120 Posted 8 Jun 2010 , 11:55am
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At this very moment I came on here to look up information but have been reading posts for about a half hour now. And I ALWAYS learn something thanks to all of you!! Love this site!! thumbs_up.gif Off to my original search.... Happy caking everyone.

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bakescupcakes Posted 8 Jun 2010 , 12:06pm
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And I thought I was the only one!! I get on CC and give myself a time limit while I'm having a cuppa, and always stay on line alot everyone else I start looking at one thing which leads to another which isnt even related to what I started looking for!! and before I know it an hour has now I know it's not just me!!!

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Kima920 Posted 8 Jun 2010 , 4:18pm
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You guys aren't the only one... there are times when I am on here for an hour at time sometimes more depending on how engrossed I get. I do the same thing check the board to learn anything new and get caught up in that or see new pics posted and start looking at those. Its very addicting!

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