10/14/2009 AT 08:00 AM EDT
They say you're not supposed to reuse spices after they've been sitting on the shelf for more than a year, but it looks like Ginger, Sporty, Scary and Baby will make an exception and reunite as the Spice Girls once again – minus "Posh" Victoria Beckham
, of course.
"We're actually working on it right now. I don't want to say too much because I don't want to spoil the surprise, but it's really, really exciting," Mel B – Melanie Brown – told Britain's Sun
– Michael Y. Park