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COOKING tools, FOOD + DRINK | November 16, 2012 | by Kim Vallee

On my Wish List: The Sticks Silicone Moulds by Lekue

make your own bread sticks

photo: Lekue World page on Facebook Sticks is a silicone mould that let you greet your guests this holiday season with 30 delicious, crunchy homemade bread sticks. Cooking time is 15 minutes on the oven, or 5 minutes on the microwave. I see it as a perfect bakeware tool for the hostess. What I like about [...]

COOKING tools, FOOD + DRINK | October 25, 2012 | by Kim Vallee

Cookware on Sale at The Bay (last day)

cookware

sourcing: Lagostina Academy-Clad 5-ply stainless steel cookware set  | Jamie Oliver’s Stainless Steel Copper cookware set at The Bay One thing that I never buy at regular price is cookware. I always wait for the Bay Days sales. Today is the last day!  You could grab two awesome cookware set under $300, which is more than half price. [...]

COOKING tools, FOOD + DRINK | October 1, 2012 | by Kim Vallee

Karoto, the Vegetable Sharpener, Peeler and Curler

karoto sharpener and peeler

photo: Karoto for Monkey Business $15 USD If you are looking for a small and unique hostess gift, have a look at Karoto. When Israeli-based designer Avichai Tadmor imagined Karoto for Monkey Business he started by enlarging the basic pencil sharpener. He then added a vegetable peeler to one end. The end result is a 3-in-1 kitchen gadget that lets [...]

COOKING tools, FOOD + DRINK | July 31, 2012 | by Kim Vallee

Three Hostess Gift Ideas for Bakers

hostess gifts for bakers

Gingham Spatulas on sale at $3.00 to $5.99 at Sur La Table | Progressive Brown Sugar Keeper $14.95 at Sur La Table or Chefs Catalog | Chicago Metallic Individual mini pie pan $24. 95 USD at Sur La Table or Crate & Barrel I suggest pretty, useful and stylish for these mini gift round up. [...]

COOKING tools, FOOD + DRINK

May 5, 2012 | by Kim

Tatau: A New Kitchen Knife Collection by...

tatau knife set

Anna and Gian Franco Gasparini designed for Alessi a 5-knife collection with a unique design feature. Grip styles and food icons that [...]

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April 5, 2012 | by Kim

My Must-Have Kitchen Tools at World Market...

spring garden measuring tools

Here are a few items to be surrounded by spring tones while cooking and baking. Shown here: Spring Garden Measuring Bowls $9.99 USD [...]

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March 16, 2012 | by Kim

Amusing Chop Knife by Normann Copenhagen

chop knife

No, these are not donuts! Lucidipedere Studio created for Normann Copenhagen a fun version of the classic mezzaluna. I always use a mezzaluna to [...]

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January 24, 2012 | by Heather

Add Color in the Kitchen: Joseph Joseph...

joseph joseph stretch trivet pot holder kitchenware

You don’t need a designer’s eye to spot the biggest trend of the year – just walk into your favourite décor and [...]

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January 18, 2012 | by Heather

Cool Kitchen Tools: Deglon Meeting Knife Set

deglon meeting knife set

Counter space at a premium? Bulky knife blocks can be part of the problem, but this one slices through the kitchen clutter [...]

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August 8, 2011 | by Kim

Colorful Y-Peelers

colorful y-peelers

I am a huge fan of Y peelers. It’s probably because that was the favorite potato peeler of my mother. Still to [...]

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August 3, 2011 | by Heather

New Uses for Old Things: Muffin Tins

muffin tin ice cube tray cookie bowl

There seems to be no end to the versatility of baking tins: from container gardens to home office organizing stations. Though as [...]

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July 28, 2011 | by Heather

Kitchen Tip: Stock-Up for Your Slow Cooker

slow cooker veggies healthy mama baby blog

During these dog days of summer, the prospect of a hearty, rich slow cooker meal likely couldn’t be further from your mind. [...]

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