Do you love to bake? Do you make excellent cookies, pies, bread, cake do your friends always compliment you on what a wonderful baker you are? Then this might be for you. The Hallmark Channel is looking for bakers to compete on their new series. "The name of the is Christmas Cookies Countdown." The grand prize winner will receive $ 25,000.

The competition will take place in Southern California but if you can get to the auditions this might be for you. The auditions will be held from July 29 through Aug. 4 to fill out an official application log on to " The Christmas Baking Series."

It is never too early to think about Christmas and all the lovely things that go along with it "Christmas in July" has a nice ring to it. If you love baking and want to see if you have what it takes why not audition it never hurts to try.