May 2010

Cute Flirty Aprons

Flirty Blue Chocolate Apron

Flirty Aprons Blue Chocolate Apron

Oh-so-pretty Flirty Aprons are built to last with premium fabrics and stitching, and they're "uniquely designed to fit all body types" so you look great in them whatever your size or shape. Practical and cute, these aprons comes in several styles and color combos, but I'm partial to this Blue Chocolate beauty. Perfect for mucking around in the kitchen, as well as hostessing. Check out the rave reviews.

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Crisp Thyme Flatbread

Crisp Thyme Flatbread

Make your own savory crisp crackers in no time - this beautiful rustic flatbread is quick and easy!

Recipe: Crisp Thyme Flatbread

Peanut Butter Chocolate Banana Cake

Peanut Butter Chocolate Banana Cake

Swee San of The Sweet Spot says "It's a super duper yummy cake it's like magic!" and we agree!

Recipe: Peanut Butter Chocolate Banana Cake

Mocha Pudding Cakes with Espresso Macaron Shells

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Rich chocolaty mocha pudding cakes served in capucchino cups with pretty little hand-painted espresso macarons - this may be the loveliest ode to coffee yet!

Recipes: Mocha Pudding Cakes with Espresso Macaron Shells

Banana Booty Bars

Banana Booty Bars

Did somebody say fruity and chewy? And easy to make, to boot? I think coffee has nothing on these hit-the-right-spot-in-the-middle-of-the-morning bars!

Chewy Chocolate Chip Coconut Cookies

Chewy Chocolate Chip Coconut Cookies

So much more than another chocolate chip cookie, these are chewy chocolate chip cookies with coconut - YUM!

Recipe: Chocolate Chip Coconut Cookies

Clever Cookie Spatula

Clever Cookie Spatula

Oxo Good Grips Silicone Cookie Spatula

Reviewers rave about this small spatula designed specifically for cookies. Features a very thin and flexible stainless steel edge wrapped in silicone, with asymmetrical corners and a steeply angled non-slip handle. Of course, it works great on other stuff too (brownies, pancakes, omelettes...).

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Pine Nut & Anise Cookies

Pine Nut & Anise Cookies

Did you know that both pine nuts and anise seeds appear on the list of aphrodisiac foods? All the more reason to gobble these up, baby.

Recipe: Pine Nut & Anise Cookies

Spiced Quince with Honey Panna Cotta

Quince Honey Pannacotta

Quinces are a magical fruit, especially when slow baked in spices and sugar syrup until they turn a lovely rosy red. It's the perfect match for this super smooth honey pannacotta!

Recipe: Slow Baked Quince & Honey Panna Cotta

Little Cranberry Cakes

Little Cranberry Cakes

Delightful little cakes made with wholesome ingredients like tart cranberries, whole-wheat pastry flour, agave nectar, and a shot of booze for good measure.

Recipe: Cranboozy Cake