Cake Girl: One (Reasonably) Sane Woman's Quest for the Biggest Slice, the Sweetest Frosting, and the Perfect Wedding Cake

Cake Girl: One (Reasonably) Sane Woman's Quest for the Biggest Slice, the Sweetest Frosting, and the Perfect Wedding Cake

by Linda Baker

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Overview

Cake Girl is the story of a sweet-toothed dental hygienist who recommends bakeries instead of toothpaste. Linda's mouthwatering adventures take us along on her journey. We get to meet her as a young baker, have a front row seat as she turns into a bakery owner imposter (in order to catch the attention of a famous food critic), and follow her life's twists and turns as she moves towards her unrelenting quest for her own wedding cake. Filled with recipes and love, Linda's story captures the rewards of having your cake and eating it too!


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781503138117
Publisher: CreateSpace Publishing
Publication date: 01/11/2015
Pages: 402
Product dimensions: 5.06(w) x 7.81(h) x 0.82(d)

About the Author

Linda Baker, a native Angeleno, grew up in a neighborhood scented with the sweet smell of surrounding commercial bakeries.As a single woman, a dental hygienist and no immediate prospects for marriage, Linda decided to marry herself, according her the opportunity to enjoy a wedding cake.
Her trailblazing nuptials have influenced countless others to follow in her path for true self love. Prior to the Internet, her 1993 wedding drew media attention from all over the world, including television appearances, radio interviews, newspaper and magazine articles as well as the inspiration for the Lifetime Original Network movie, "I Me Wed".
Cake Girl takes us on her adventures as a young baker, to becoming a cake connoisseur; to a bakery owner imposter, in order to catch the attention of a famous food critic; to her unrelenting quest for her own wedding cake.
For nine years, Linda ran A.N.G.E.L.S. Day, (Animals Needing Generous Endowments of Love and Support) a non-profit organization for low-income seniors whose pets were in need of veterinary care, medicine and daily essentials.
She currently resides in Southern California with her beloved dog, Star Lady and cat Mr. Bitty, of whom both prefer the smell of freshly baked cakes over her newfound love of guitar playing.

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