Announcing PUSH-UP POPS (Spring 2012) by Courtney Dial Whitmore!

Hi everyone! I’m very excited to announce my book topic + share the cover! I have been working on this since last summer, and I’m so very thrilled to share more information with ya’ll!  The book is off to print and will be released in the spring, so stay tuned for pre-order info!

Push-Up Pops by Courtney Dial Whitmore


“Push-Up Pops are the perfect treat for any occasion. This is a must-have book for all party lovers!” – Tori Spelling

“Filled with dozens of easy to follow recipes, Push-Up Pops layers your favorite flavors with pure fun to create adorable, individual tasty treats.” – Bakerella

“Whether you’re an experienced pastry chef or a home baker, you’ll fall in love with Courtney’s fun interpretation of Push-Up Pops… These are a great activity to make with your kids and will be a hit at any party!” – Amy Atlas

Push Up Pops by Courtney Dial WhitmoreWhen first presented with the idea of a book on push-up pops, I was ECSTATIC. They’re a hot new trend in the party world and a wonderful new way to serve sweet treats from pies to frozen desserts. The book is FULL of recipes for serving up these yummies. I can absolutely attest that every single recipe is fantastic (my fiance will also swear to this as he was a wonderful taste-tester).

Stay Tuned… for more information (and sneak peeks from INSIDE the book) soon… we can’t wait to share more! I’m just on cloud 9 excited about this book!

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      Thanks Alicia!!! I know – I added it since it comes out only a couple of months before the wedding :) It doesn’t even look like “Me” yet since I’m not used to my new last name. You’re so sweet though, thanks for being my 1st “comment” :)

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    This is awesome Courtney!! What a fantastic and fun name for the book and looks like it will be such a treat!! I’m with Alicia- LOVE the use of the new name too! =) How awesome it looks all together. Can’t wait for it to come out!

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      Thank you Mel!!! I love that you love the name! It’s a tongue-twister sometimes, haha. But I’m so excited about it. My house has been COVERED in these containers for months but I couldn’t say anything :) Finally I can! haha.

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    kate says

    congratulations! i really enjoy your blog and your FB page. very excited for you and you can be assured i will be buying a copy!

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      THANK YOU DAWN! I’m so excited. Thanks for your sweet comment. I can’t wait to share an interior page soon. I’ll be sure to pick a fun one to share.

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      Thanks Jenni! It’s been a wild one for sure. I’m finishing up a 2nd book and then switching gears to actually plan this wedding that is coming next year! Thanks for your sweet comment.

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    I enjoyed working with you on this, but, I have to confess—I broke my rigid policy of not eating anything off of the set … but how could I resist the “Birthday Brownie Sundae” … oh my! I’m not even gonna mention the other indulging … oh what the heck … Bellini! I’m looking forward to our next project together—go get married and then let’s get to work girl! :)

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      Kyle! My mom is in town and we both miss being on set with you! You are a creative genius and I thank my lucky stars I was paired with you for this book. I’m not sure how I got so lucky, but I owe so much of this book to YOU! THANK YOU! And YES – can’t wait to team up again soon – we are a force to be reckoned with :)

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      Hey girls! MAYBE an autograph? Girls, of COURSE I’ll be writing a sweet note in a book for you FOR SURE! You are my favorite girls ever. I’m so thankful to have you as friends!

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      Hi Kate! They might just be American – they’re a newer trend. Though they were seen years ago when used in the Flintstones Ice Cream treat – and now the plastic containers are made and used for parties, etc. :)

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    LOVE LOVE!!! You are so incredibly talented and deserve all this success! I am so happy to have met you this past January! I can say- “I know who she is”!! You are famous!! XOXO

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    congratulations, courtney! this is so exciting! i was hoping to do push pops for my son’s birthday in march and was wondering if the trend would still be going strong. it looks like it’s just beginning! can’t wait to see the book.

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    Oh you fabulous one! I’m so sincerely happy for you and all of your well-deserved success. What an exciting time for you all around! The book looks nothing short of incredible, and I will be the first one in line to buy it and spread the word. Congratulations, Courtney!

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    Yippee!!! I am so dang proud of you!!!! So many wonderful things happening to you, I am very happy for you. Congratulations on your most amazing year!! I look forward to many more of your amazing books and creativeness.

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    AMAZING!!!!! Can’t wait to get my copy!! Congratulations Courtney, on a fabtastic year and this is the cherry on the the push pop!! ;D


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    Hello Courtney, Congratulations on your new book! Thank you so much for listing our company as a supplier on the containers and stands. We spoke with your publisher last year and were thrilled that you were creating this. We will be recommending your book on our main site as well as our sister sites. Your work is fabulous! If you would like to offer a give away on the stands or containers on your site just let us know. We will totally support you! Again, Congratulations on your success:)

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    Dee Lobo says

    Dear Courtney,
    I am a member of the good cook book club. I was so excited when I saw your cookbook on Push -up Pops. I did not order the book because I wnted the “easy- to- find clear plastic molds. I can not find them ANYWHERE. I looked and looked and looked and called so many places. Would appreciate you telling me where I can get these NOT easy to find molds. THANK YOU.
    Dee Lobo Tampa, Florida 813-251-8201

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      Hi Dee, you can find them at Michaels (wilton makes them), Amazon (just type push-up pops in the search bar), Etsy (type push-up pops in search),, and

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        Hey Dee and Courtney, you can also get them at our newer shopping site at Courtney, this is the newer site from our original site that you listed in your book:) We will start redirecting all of our new customers there.

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    Kelsey Metzger says

    I loved the book. I need help though, I made the margarita pops per the recipe and they leaked out the bottom as our guest had them creating a sticky mess. Any suggestions?

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        Kelsey Metzger says

        I bought them through Amazon who sold them for the push pop container store. They were still a hit, just thought you might have some suggestions for the future. Thanks for the speedy response


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