Monday, May 24, 2010

An update

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Things are getting closer. It looks like the book will be available a little earlier than expected. In September instead of October online and in stores in October. Yay! I can’t wait to hold one. Then, I might finally believe this is all really happening.

It’s going to be hardcover and Wire-O bound so it will lay flat, which I love. 160 pages with more than 40 cake pop projects. Some you’ve seen here on the site and some you haven’t. It also has step-by-step photos showing how to make basic cake pops and how to dip them. Visuals help, so I hope it answers some of your questions, too.

Anyway, just wanted to give you an update. And, if you want to peek at the cover, hop on over to any of the sites below. You can even get a pretty good pre-order price at a couple of them.

Amazon

Barnes and Noble

Borders

Chronicle Books

Note: The pops in the background are some of the ones that will be in the book. You may even recognize a few. And if you’re wondering about cartoon characters… there are only generic pops in the book. No Winnie, Mickey or Hello Kitty.

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Linsay Cocker said...

Can’t wait!!!

May 24, 2010 12:11 AM
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Nancy said...

Me too! I ordered one already.

May 24, 2010 12:15 AM
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Julie @ Willow Bird Baking said...

Cannot WAAAIT! So glad spring chickies made the cover — I’ve made those! Hurray!

May 24, 2010 12:19 AM
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Ginelle Flores said...

I want one!!

May 24, 2010 12:19 AM
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SmileySunrise said...

Congratulations! Maybe you could plan part of your book tour through central Washington State?? :-)

May 24, 2010 12:20 AM
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Liz said...

Congrats!! how exciting! Are you going to do a book tour?

May 24, 2010 12:22 AM
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Kellyn said...

Is that a koala bear I see…? I hope so!!

May 24, 2010 12:23 AM
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Kerry said...

So Excited! Cake pops have quickly become my daughters favorite! I can’t wait to see all the new pop ideas!

May 24, 2010 12:23 AM
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Tracy said...

Just pre-ordered!!!!!! Love it!!!!!

May 24, 2010 12:23 AM
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Doubly_Happy said...

It looks gorgeous. I’m going to pre-order one from Amazon right now.

Incidentally, I made cake pops last weekend for a shower, and it was such a hit: http://doublyhappy.blogspot.com/2010/05/cake-pops.html

May 24, 2010 12:24 AM
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JCrum said...

Congrats!!! i’m so excited for you and the rest of also! :) we all know it will be awesome.

May 24, 2010 12:25 AM
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Kara said...

Awesome!

I wish more cookbooks would lay flat!

May 24, 2010 12:26 AM
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Elizabeth said...

I’ve already ordered mine, can’t wait to get it!!!!

May 24, 2010 12:31 AM
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Susan said...

congratulations! you rock! you’re changing the world with the cake pops revolution!

looking forward to it!

May 24, 2010 12:32 AM
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Lesley said...

Looks awesome!!

May 24, 2010 12:33 AM
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Emily H. said...

That is SO exciting! Can’t wait!!!

May 24, 2010 12:35 AM
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alice said...

So excited!! Thanks for the update!

May 24, 2010 12:36 AM
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Rachel said...

Yay! Perfect timing for my wedding/late b-day present! :-D Cannot wait to see it!

May 24, 2010 12:36 AM
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Amy H said...

I am so super excited for this!!! :]

May 24, 2010 12:38 AM
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BlissfulBabe said...

How exciting for you! And for US!! I can’t wait to get my hands on a copy!

I’m wondering…if I were to purchase one, could I send it to you so that you could sign it and then send it back? Then I can say, “Yeah, I know the author.” *cheeky*

HA HA!!
Congratulations, doll!

May 24, 2010 12:39 AM
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Country Girl in the City said...

Ohhh, that looks so exciting!! Can’t wait to see what’s in it!!!

May 24, 2010 12:44 AM
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Desiree Wong said...

super excited for you! super excited for me to have one! just plain old super excited! :D

May 24, 2010 12:46 AM
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karen d. said...

so excited for YOU getting your 1st book published…and ME because i get to buy it!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

May 24, 2010 12:47 AM
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Sue said...

Wow, I am so excited for you, and for your book! Woo Hoo for you! I’m going to reserve mine on Amazon:)

May 24, 2010 12:48 AM
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Jamie said...

I can’t wait! :) Yay Bakerella!

May 24, 2010 12:49 AM
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lili's said...

Congratulations!!!! I love your site i can’t wait for it.

May 24, 2010 12:50 AM
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karen d. said...

p.s. guess i’ll be doing all my Christmas shopping in september!!! my sisters and daughter will LOVE your book..thank-you bakerella :)

May 24, 2010 12:51 AM
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Donna said...

YIPPPPEEE!!! I can’t wait until the fall!!! You should be proud! You rock Bakerella!!!! : )

May 24, 2010 12:54 AM
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lili's said...

Bakerella i have a question in how many time expiry the cake pops

May 24, 2010 12:58 AM
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Marisa said...

Congrats on the book and everything…but I’m more excited about that image up there. You are the Photoshop QUEEN and I would love it if you did a tutorial on that image! So soft and lovely.

May 24, 2010 12:59 AM
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Corrie said...

I can’t wait! Congrats big time!

May 24, 2010 01:08 AM
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Lizcupcakes said...

Wonderful news!! I wonder how quickly I’ll be able to get my hands on one over here. Probably not very quickly! :(

May 24, 2010 01:15 AM
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Naomi said...

Oh My Goodness! I NEED your book!

May 24, 2010 01:15 AM
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Jeanee said...

Congrats! If the cover looks anything like this it’ll be more than amazing!!!

May 24, 2010 01:21 AM
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Emily said...

I am SO EXCITED for this!!!! I’m also very happy for you!

May 24, 2010 01:21 AM
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Aleigha said...

Yay! Congratulations!

May 24, 2010 01:22 AM
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Jaime @ Creative Entertaining said...

Yay! How exciting! I tried making bunny cake pops myself once, but they didn’t stay on the stick. :-) I tried my first “real” cake pop (on a stick) this weekend that someone else made. It was beautiful and delicious!!

Looking forward to your book release!

May 24, 2010 01:29 AM
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Kate said...

Congratulations Angie! Good for you – your talent and creativity deserve publishing!

I’ll be looking forward to ordering online and anxiously awaiting it’s arrival in my mailbox here Down Under in OZ – just like waiting for PW’s book!

May 24, 2010 01:44 AM
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Joanne said...

OMG can’t wait for the book. I have already pre-ordered it

May 24, 2010 01:54 AM
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gosia said...

Congratulations! Hope I can get one somehow somewhere ;)

May 24, 2010 02:58 AM
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Sandra said...

cute, affordable, yummy…whats not to like???!!! congratulations!! Im looking forward to getting it : )

May 24, 2010 03:10 AM
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morgana said...

I’d love to have this book SIGNED by you. Is it possible?

May 24, 2010 03:15 AM
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Bird said...

Wow!

Congrats!!!

The bible of cake pops!!! :)

May 24, 2010 03:33 AM
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alicecrumbs said...

yippeeee! That’s so exciting! Gosh, you must be buzzing!!! Cannot wait to get my copy and inevitably stain it with sticky marks trying to follow the instructions!!!!!! The true test of a great food book in my mind! xxxx

May 24, 2010 03:42 AM
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Helen said...

oh i’m glad it’s available in the uk too on the amazon website! looks awesome. you must feel so proud!

May 24, 2010 03:42 AM
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cbear6889 said...

Oh I’m so excited! I’m going to be pre-ordering it soon!

May 24, 2010 04:09 AM
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Marianne Grasso said...

Hi Bakerella.

Am so excited about your book release! Can’t wait!

Just wondering…as I live in Australia, where will be the best place to order your book from?

Thanks.

Marianne

May 24, 2010 04:16 AM
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Katie said...

Congratulations Bakerella! I am sure your book will be amazing and I am so excited to buy a copy! (But hopefully my husband’s office won’t find out because where we live I get to be the queen of the magical cake balls! hehe)

May 24, 2010 04:27 AM
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Nina D said...

I’m so excited!

May 24, 2010 04:34 AM
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Paulette said...

That’s wonderful and I can’t wait to have one. Congrats to you Bakerella. Paulette

May 24, 2010 04:43 AM
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Kerri G said...

yay!!! I pre-ordered mine a couple of months ago :P

May 24, 2010 04:43 AM
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Hanna said...

I can’t wait to get my hands on this book! Bring on September!

To Marianne Grasso: I’m in Australia too and I’ve pre-ordered my copy on Amazon for AU$23.44.

May 24, 2010 04:59 AM
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Catie said...

YAYAYAY!!

May 24, 2010 05:08 AM
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Wendy said...

Can’t wait!! Congratulations!! Graphic designer, Baker… PUBLISHED AUTHOR! Yay!

May 24, 2010 05:27 AM
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almalu said...

lovely!can’t wait to order mine!!!

May 24, 2010 05:33 AM
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Camilla said...

Oh yay you!! I know i am getting a few of these for gifts for friends, that’s for sure. Congrats on having a full on book, exciting! :D

May 24, 2010 05:35 AM
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T said...

The suspense is killing me… can’t wait to see the blurry little guys!!!! I think I see a lion, a monkey and koala bear… oh my! Congrats!!!!!

May 24, 2010 05:50 AM
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Amy said...

Very cool – Congratulations!

May 24, 2010 06:06 AM
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Kirsty said...

I have pre-ordered mine over here in Australia… can’t wait to get it. If you ever decide to do an international tour, please come to Aus!

May 24, 2010 06:14 AM
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Jessica @ How Sweet It Is said...

So exciting! Congrats!

May 24, 2010 06:14 AM
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linda said...

kudos to you angie!
hope your book tour will take you to nyc….
excellent!

May 24, 2010 06:21 AM
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A Cupcake For Moose said...

Be still my Bakerella loving heart! Love the cover, especially the little popcorn pop. Can’t wait to get my copy! Congrats!!!!!!!

-Rachel

May 24, 2010 06:28 AM
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miss jonie said...

my acct is at Barns and noble and like so many have commented I JUST PRE ORDERED !!!!
thanks for the up date I knew me asking a thousand times would make you answer sooner or later …kudos and you are a blessing to all of us baker wanna bes !

May 24, 2010 06:30 AM
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Shan said...

How exciting! It is like seeing your name in lights but in print instead! I will definatly be getting one of these!

May 24, 2010 06:41 AM
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Elaine said...

Nice cover, and I’m looking forward to seeing the book.

May 24, 2010 06:49 AM
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Lori said...

Congrats!!! Can’t wait!

May 24, 2010 06:51 AM
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Lynda Taylor said...

Fantastic!
Cannot wait for that to arrive!

May 24, 2010 06:56 AM
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Lisa said...

Congrats!!!! I am so happy for you!!! I can’t wait to get one of two:)

May 24, 2010 06:59 AM
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Diana Viera said...

Congratulations! I’m so happy for you and it will be so nice to add this to my collection . . . I cannot wait!

May 24, 2010 07:08 AM
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Carmenelba said...

Congratulation! I can’t to order my copy.

May 24, 2010 07:08 AM
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Carmenelba said...

Sorry I said that I can’t WAIT to order my copy.

May 24, 2010 07:10 AM
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iDll said...

Thats GREAT news ; )

So happy for you : )

May 24, 2010 07:15 AM
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Amy said...

Hey! I’m so excited to see this! You are the reason I learned how to bake, you made it look so fun and not intimidating! Now I love baking!
I have just pre-ordered @ Barnes & Noble with my Mother’s Day gift certificate (which came from my step-son['s mom], best baby momma ever!)!
Ya made my day!

May 24, 2010 07:23 AM
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April Hunt said...

Whoohoo!! I am so excited for you and for me!! I can’t wait to get the book!!! The cover looks great so I can’t wait to see all the beautiful pages!!

May 24, 2010 07:25 AM
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pinkslppr said...

YAYYYYYYYYYYY! Can’t wait! Thankyou, Bakerella, and many blessings!

May 24, 2010 07:41 AM
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Jenny said...

I pre-ordered months ago.

May 24, 2010 07:41 AM
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Lauren @ Crave. Indulge. Satisfy. said...

I can’t wait until your book comes out! Your cake pops are amazing! You are truly inspiring in your baking creativity!

May 24, 2010 07:56 AM
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Emily said...

Congrats. You have been a creative inspiration for me!

May 24, 2010 08:06 AM
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Gale said...

I can’t wait. I am attempting to made ladybug cakepops. I looked and didn’t find them on your site. Hope I can pull it off. Yours are always so amazing!

May 24, 2010 08:28 AM
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The Nifty Foodie said...

OMG…can your cover be anymore precious? I love making cake pops and can’t wait to see this in stores!

Great idea on the wire bound so it lays flat. :)

May 24, 2010 08:30 AM
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Eddie said...

I just mark down in my calendar to remind me :-)

May 24, 2010 08:33 AM
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Peggy said...

I am so excited about your book!!! Anyone that I know who likes to bake fun things…I tell them about your site!!! I love it!!

May 24, 2010 08:33 AM
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Lori said...

I’m so excited – I’ve been waiting for the release date!!! I’m planning on giving these as Christmas gifts to my girlfriends this year! Perfect timing! You’re so very talented!

May 24, 2010 08:40 AM
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Cat said...

I’m SO happy for you!!!

May 24, 2010 08:41 AM
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faerie said...

Yay! Can’t wait to get the book! :) The binding will be so much easier to use.

May 24, 2010 08:50 AM
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lori lucas said...

I got mine ordered and I am anxiously looking forward to its arrival. Kuddo’s to you on a job well done. You deserve all the fanfare this will bring you. In the meantime, I will continue to enjoy your blog. Thaks. Lori L

May 24, 2010 08:50 AM
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tayamg said...

Congratulations! What an exciting time for you. I am really looking forward to getting my hands on a copy. Enjoy your success!

May 24, 2010 08:53 AM
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jackie from Texas said...

EEEEKKKKKK ! HOW EXCITING….oh i so want one!

May 24, 2010 09:11 AM
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stacy said...

HURRY I can’t wait! I hope u put some secrets about getting the chocolate smooth.
Congrats!

May 24, 2010 09:13 AM
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Gayle Rogers said...

How exciting. Now you and Pioneer Woman can tour together! TWO FOR ONE! I’m in.

May 24, 2010 09:18 AM
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Patti said...

Congrats! I’m so very happy for you! Cannot wait to see it.

May 24, 2010 09:20 AM
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Nikki Krone said...

Yay! I love to look at them almost as much as eating them!! : ) I’m thinking it’s about time to make some more…just because. If only they were a little less time consuming to create. Can’t wait for the book!

May 24, 2010 09:23 AM
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Carole said...

I live in Japan and it is difficult to find good materials for baking like back home (I’m Canadian). I don’t think I could produce pops like you can, and in fact many of the treats on food blogs from the US are difficult to reproduce here, due to availability of items and oven dimensions. Anyway, I am still going to buy one of your beautiful books because a) I love your blog, it’s so pretty and positive. So much of the internet is negative self indulgent garbage. And b) you clearly put a ton of work into your blog and the book. I will have to save it for a few years, but I am sure it is a quality product, and you can believe I will be making all of the pops when I move back to Canada. And by the way, I have a niece in the US who is around the same age as yours, I believe. She was just a baby when I met her, and looking at your pictures helps me imagine what fun it would be to bake with my niece some day. Thank you, and good luck with your book sales. If it’s as enjoyable and polished as your blog, it is sure to be a roaring success.
Carole

May 24, 2010 09:27 AM
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DessertForTwo said...

Congrats! The cover looks so pretty! I can’t wait!

May 24, 2010 09:28 AM
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Michelle Nothvogel said...

I couldn’t wait, I had to order. What a fun surprise it will be when the nice man brings me a package. Yippppppeeeeeeee!
Congrats Bakerella!

May 24, 2010 09:33 AM
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Denise said...

I was wondering if you had a recipe for chocolate cake balls dipped in peanut butter?? Can this work or will the peanut butter never harden well enough? Thanks!

May 24, 2010 09:34 AM
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Amanda said...

Angie,
Congrats on the book! I can’t wait to get a copy. And to poster #96, use peanut butter melts from Wilton. They will harden and taste great!
best, amanda

May 24, 2010 09:38 AM
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Laura Robertson said...

Oh Bakerella how I do love thine cake pops!! I must go and order my copy now and wish I could bake as awesomely as you!! My blog if I had one would have to be called the “laziest baker ever”!

May 24, 2010 09:45 AM
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Amisha said...

Love it! Can’t wait for it to come out. The cover looks great! I hope you will be coming to the Houston area for a book tour!

May 24, 2010 09:48 AM
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Jennifer Ramirez said...

Can’t Wait!

May 24, 2010 09:48 AM
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