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WellnessMats
Here is a review of WellnessMats, a stress-relieving mat for the kitchen.

Double Anise Biscotti
Here is a recipe for Double Anise Biscotti, which makes a great Christmas or anytime cookie.

Favorite Tools
Here are my absolute favorite kitchen tools. I couldn't imagine cooking without them.

Aroma Sensor Logic™ 10-Cup Digital Rice Cooker Professional Series
You can make steamed desserts in the Aroma Professional Rice Cooker/Food Steamer a.k.a. Aroma Professional Series 10-Cup Sensor Logic™ Rice Cooker.

Do Sweet and Salty Treats Do It for You? - Comfort Foods for Stress R…
Share your thoughts on eating sweet and salty treats.

Sweet and Salty Treats
"They" (whoever -they- are) say that when you crave sweets, you're looking for love. When you crave salt, "they" say you're angry. That being said, I don't have a clue what "they" have to say about us girls (some guys too, I'm sure) that love that sweet and salty combination. Please enjoy these Sweet and Salty Treat Recipes just for you, and me,...

The Legend of the Candy Cane
Here is the Legend of the Candy Cane.

M&M's Christmas Story
Here is the M&M's Christmas Story.

KitchenAid Ice Cream Maker Attachment
Here is a review of KitchenAid's Ice Cream Maker, an attachment for all KitchenAid stand mixers.

BeaterBlade+
Here is a review of the BeaterBlade+ from New Metro Design. It works perfectly with my KitchenAid Stand Mixer.

Baking Cakes in Canning Jars
Here are the step by step instructions for baking cakes in canning jars. Canning jar cakes make the perfect care packages to Iraq.

Packaging Desserts and Other Baked Goods for Gift Giving
Which came first, the chicken or the egg? That's how I think of giving desserts and other baked treats as gifts. Either I think of how to package a certain baked good or I think of what baked goodie will fit in a certain packaging. Another point I consider when choosing a recipe and/or the packing is that I'm pretty frugal. I'd rather spend money on the baked good not on the packaging. With those…

Cake Mania 2 by Sandlot Games
Here is a review of the computer game called Cake Mania 2 by Sandlot Games.

Escali Pana Digital Scale
Here is a review of the Escali Pana Digital Scale.

Homemade Edible Gifts
Here is a list of the top ten edible gifts baked at Christmas.

Emerilware Fryer
Here is a review of Emeril's new Emerilware Fryer from T-fal.

Diosa Vainilla Pure Vanilla Extract
Diosa Vainilla has some very flavorful Mexican vanillas.

KitchenAid Stand Mixer
Here is a review of the KitchenAid Stand Mixer.

Hand-Crafted Glass Art Serving Pieces
Here are just a few beautiful serving pieces from the Melting Glass Company.

Hard Sauce
Hard Sauce is great served on puddings, cakes and ice creams.

Tips for Giving Home Baked Gifts
Here are several tips for giving gifts from your oven.

Homemade Recipe Book and Framed Recipe
Why not give a gift that will be treasured for a lifetime? Here are the complete instructions for doing something special with your family's treasured recipes.

Baking Tools Price $50 or Under
Looking for a great gift for that baker or cook in your life? These gifts are priced $50 and under.

Baking Tools Price $20 and Under
Here is a list of wonderful presents any baker or cook in your life will enjoy.

Kitchen Gadgets Priced for $10.00 or Less
Here is a list of Baking Tools that are priced for less than $10.00, excluding possible shipping charges and tax. They are the perfect gift given alone, as stocking stuffers or with your homemade goodies.

Fun Kitchen Gadgets
Not only are these some of the fun new kitchen gadgets on the market, but are the perfect gift for the cook who has "everything".

What Every Baker Needs
Here's a list of the equipment necessary for baking. This makes the perfect shopping list for the new baker in your life.

Kitchen Wish List
I think sometimes seeing someone else's kitchen wish list helps them find what they want or want to give.

The Play and Freeze Ice Cream Maker
Here is a review of the Mega Ball Play and Freeze Ice Cream Maker.

The Top Product, Film and Cookbook Reviews of 2010

Here the top reviews for 2010.

Puppy Chow - For People
Puppy Chow is a messy, but great tasting snack.

Pear Butter
Here is a recipe for Pear Butter from Laura Childs' latest Cacklebery Club Mystery Bedeviled Eggs.

Festive Films and Succulent Sweets for Christmas
To me the Christmas season just isn't the Christmas season without seeing all of my favorite holiday films. I've chosen some great treats to go with them. Please note that this is only 10 of the movies I watch. For your pleasure I've added even more of my favorite movies to the "Related Guide Picks" and "Suggested Reading" sections. Please enjoy...

Pecan Tassies
Here is a recipe for Pecan Tassies, a popular Christmas cookie.

Grop
Here is a recipe for Gorp, a great sweet and salty snack.

Pure Maple Syrup Bread Bread
This recipe for Pure Maple Syrup Bread makes a tasty quick bread for breakfast or an afternoon snack.

Butterscotch Sauce
Here is a dessert topping recipe for Butterscotch Sauce.

Chocolate Peanut Butter Ritz Crackers
This recipe for Chocolate Peanut Butter Ritz Crackers is made with only four ingredients and tastes similar to the Girl Scout Cookies Tagalongs a.k.a. Peanut Butter Patties.

Double Frosted Brownies
Here is a recipe for Double Frosted Brownies that is made with your favorite brownie recipe of a mix.

Coconut Icebox Cookies
Here is a refrigerator cookie recipe for Coconut Icebox Cookies.

Seafoam Cookies
Here is an easy cookie recipe for Seafoam Cookies; it's made with only 3 ingredients.

White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Blondies
Here is a recipe for White Chocolate Macadamia Nut Blondies.

Cranberry Almond Bark
Here is a recipe for Cranberry Almond Bark from Rachel Thebault, author of the cookbook Sweet Chic.

Cupcake Tower™ and Cake Pop Towers
Here is a review of The Cupcake Tower.

Product Review - Babycakes Cake Pop Maker
Here is a product review on Babycakes Cake Pop Maker.

Bestselling Baked Goods
Here are some of the bestselling baked goods to sell your next bake sale.

Flirty Aprons
Here is a review of Flirty Aprons, the aprons that easily fit every woman.

Pumpkin Whip with a Kick
Thanks to Mannheim Steamroller for sharing their recipe for Pumpkin Whip with a Kick made with their 4 Pepper Pumpkin Spice.

Architec RR3K Recipe Rock
The Architec RR3K Recipe Rock is the perfect under $10.00 stocking stuffer.

OttLite BookstandLite
OttLite Bookstand Lite

Top Product Reviews for 2011
Here are some of the top desserts and baking products and cookbooks for 2011.

Bakers' Black Friday
Here is a list to use on Black Friday for Bakers.

Self Frosted Brownie Cake
Thanks to cgclemons for posting this recipe for Self Frosted Brownie Cake in the forum.

Black Friday and Cyber Monday 2013

Chocolate Bourbon Balls
Enjoy this recipe for Chocolate Bourbon Balls. They make a great gift too.

Scooterskitten's Canning Jar Cake Story
Scooterskitten's Canning Jar Cake Story

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