Hot Chocolate on a Stick

Just swirl this fine Belgian chocolate on a stick in hot milk and you’ll have the best hot chocolate ever! One of Oprah’s favorites. Choose from Dark Chocolate or Hazelnut, 6 pieces for $18.00


Battleship Ice Cube Tray

You sunk my battleship! Ice cube tray found on The Green Head. Kinda lame design though, it doesn’t even look like a battleship. I think I’d rather have this: Titanic ships and icebergs…. or R2D2 Ice Bucket with Hans Solo ice tray…. Or Space Invaders….

food fight

Food Fight!

Food Fight over at Steamy Kitchen on Discovery Health.


Cupcake Maker

Fantastic idea….make 6 cupcakes at a time without turning on your oven. Small, portable. Found on Kitchen Critic.


tyPad Keyboard for the iPad Giveaway

GIVEAWAY HAS ENDED! and yeah, it’s 10/10/10 10:00pm Winners: Comment #376 Alta of Tasty Eats blog Comment #796 Henry Comment #189 Lindie It’s been a long time since I’ve done a giveaway….and it’s about time that I change that! When I first bought my iPad, I envisioned being able to travel without my laptop and instead carry the iPad tucked …


Shortbread Cookies with Nutella, Banana and Almonds

I’ve labored over this recipe for days. Never mind that it’s just store-bought shortbread cookies + Nutella + bananas + almonds. Never mind that there’s no baking involved or that it only takes 10 minutes to assemble. The recipe is about the technique of the beautiful, fluid Nutella swoop. It’s a very technically technical technique.


Sweet Paul Magazine

Stunning. Beautiful…..come check out the free online food magazine Sweet Paul Magazine


Shortbread Cookies with Nutella, Banana & Almonds

Shortbread Cookies with Nutella, Banana & Almonds – from Gourmet Game Night cookbook by my friend Cynthia Nims. Will post her recipe + my adaption (which really is just store-bought shortbread cookies + Nutella + sliced Bananas + Almonds) soon! Also testing new Tamron 18-270mm f/3.5-6.3 Di II VC LD Aspherical IF Macro Zoom Lens (Tamron provided to me) on …