Omg - Espn Picked Me!!!! I Can't Believe It!

Decorating By patticakesnc Updated 16 Feb 2010 , 7:21pm by bobwonderbuns

patticakesnc Posted 15 Feb 2010 , 8:46pm
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ESPN just picked ME to do their 5th anniversary cake for their division ESPNU!!!

I can't believe little nobody me!!!!!

WHOOO HOOOO!!!!!

The media event is March 2nd...I have to get busy!

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Kiddiekakes Posted 15 Feb 2010 , 8:47pm
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Congratulations!!! You go girl!!

JGMB Posted 15 Feb 2010 , 8:49pm
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What do you mean "little nobody me?" That must not be true, because they chose YOU over everyone else!!!!

Congratulations thumbs_up.gif and please post the photos in this thread when the cake is finished!

psmith Posted 15 Feb 2010 , 8:53pm
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That is fantastic!!! WTG!! thumbs_up.gif

Tiffany29 Posted 15 Feb 2010 , 8:58pm
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That is AWESOME! Congratulations! thumbs_up.gif

mamawrobin Posted 15 Feb 2010 , 9:02pm
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Quote:
Originally Posted by patticakesnc

ESPN just picked ME to do their 5th anniversary cake for their division ESPNU!!!

I can't believe little nobody me!!!!!

WHOOO HOOOO!!!!!

The media event is March 2nd...I have to get busy!




I thought I read your post last night that said you'd been picked to do this cake. Congratulations icon_wink.gif

pattycakesnj Posted 15 Feb 2010 , 9:11pm
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congrats and good luck

djs328 Posted 15 Feb 2010 , 9:18pm
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Congrats!!! Can't wait to see pics! icon_smile.gif

jammjenks Posted 15 Feb 2010 , 9:21pm
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What an awesome opportunity! Glad you got it.

Josie_girl Posted 15 Feb 2010 , 9:23pm
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Congratulations!!! Way to go girl!!!

MalibuBakinBarbie Posted 15 Feb 2010 , 9:27pm
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How exciting!!!! Congratulations to you!!!!

tsal Posted 15 Feb 2010 , 9:35pm
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Bravo!!! icon_smile.gif

AKS Posted 15 Feb 2010 , 11:06pm
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EXCELLENT- good luck! Can't wait to see the finished product. thumbs_up.gif

SpecialtyCakesbyKelli Posted 15 Feb 2010 , 11:08pm
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Wooo Hooooo......... a big thumbs_up.gif to our fellow cc member!
So excited for you!

CambriasCakes Posted 15 Feb 2010 , 11:29pm
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That's awesome - so happy for you!!

patticakesnc Posted 15 Feb 2010 , 11:35pm
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Quote:
Originally Posted by mamawrobin

Quote:
Originally Posted by patticakesnc

ESPN just picked ME to do their 5th anniversary cake for their division ESPNU!!!

I can't believe little nobody me!!!!!

WHOOO HOOOO!!!!!

The media event is March 2nd...I have to get busy!



I thought I read your post last night that said you'd been picked to do this cake. Congratulations icon_wink.gif




Last night they I posted they had contacted me about doing the cake, but didn't get the confirmation until today.

tesso Posted 16 Feb 2010 , 1:41am
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congratulations !!!! icon_biggrin.gif

patticakesnc Posted 16 Feb 2010 , 1:50am
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Well, I am excited but I want to thank everyone here (and a few ex members). I started doing cakes a few years ago and had no clue what I was doing, but you guys have taught me so much and the support here helped boost my confidence so much.

My husband is very supportive as well and even does cakes with me so that has been amazing as well. Being my ex was abusive and also really killed my self esteem to where I thought I couldn't do anything. But between you guys and my DH I have come a long way. I still have a LONG way to go but I would have NEVER had the nerve to do anything like this without my CC familly.

Evoir Posted 16 Feb 2010 , 1:52am
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Hey congratulations!!

all4cake Posted 16 Feb 2010 , 2:07am
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That's fantastic!

JustToEatCake Posted 16 Feb 2010 , 4:19am
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That is so awesome! Did they find you through your website? I'm sorry to ask what is ESPNU? I KNOW what ESPN is..but what is ESPNU....congrats again and I can't wait to see pictures.

all4cake Posted 16 Feb 2010 , 4:24am
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JustToEatCake Posted 16 Feb 2010 , 5:08am
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Quote:
Originally Posted by all4cake

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/ESPNU



Thanks all4cake.

zdebssweetsj Posted 16 Feb 2010 , 10:13am
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Good for you keep us posted with the pictures.

karenm0712 Posted 16 Feb 2010 , 11:25am
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Congratulations! How exciting! Can't wait to see pics. icon_smile.gif

crazyladybaker Posted 16 Feb 2010 , 11:37am
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Congrats from one NC girl to another! thumbs_up.gif

kjt Posted 16 Feb 2010 , 12:03pm
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How exciting!
Keep us posted on the progress thumbs_up.gif !

patticakesnc Posted 16 Feb 2010 , 12:12pm
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Thanks everyone. I will keep updated and post pics of course.

JustToEatCake they found me through a site that I advertise on. I was reluctant to even post on the site since I had never heard of it but I have actually gotten a lot of leads from there lately.

Something else that has progressed from this is that The What's Up Shopper (it is a free newspaper that comes out each week to our county and 7 surrounding counties) is going to do a news article on me. They want to feature about my cakes. AND.....I just bought a used BMW on Saturday and the lady who I purchased it from called last night and she knows the people at another regular local newspaper and wanted to see if I would do an article with them as well.

I'm flipping out. I bake from home. I have NO CLUE what I will do it this takes off on me.....

pinkorchid Posted 16 Feb 2010 , 12:36pm
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WOW!!! Congrats icon_cool.gif

allkidzmom1 Posted 16 Feb 2010 , 2:59pm
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Congrats!!

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