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The holidays are almost here! And for me and my family, that means it’s time to start planning our desserts. Every year like clockwork, we’re busy making pies, cookies, cream puffs, brownies and so many more. So we’ve put together a list of kitchen gadgets that will help make baking your holiday desserts easier.

  • Donut Maker

    I mean who doesn’t love homemade donuts?! This tool helps you make them even faster! 

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  • 8 Piece Stainless Steel Tart Rings

    Whether you need to make tarts, mini cakes, or muffins these stainless steel tart rings help you get the perfect circle every time. 

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  • Lace Crust Cutter

    You know those beautiful crusts that look like lace? This right here will help you achieve that, so you can avoid trying to figure it out on your own. 

  • Dusting Wand

    Oh, how I love powdered sugar on my desserts. You can use this Oxo Dusting Wand to powder your desserts. 

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  • Dough Scrapers

    We all know how sticky dough can be. These dough scrapers are great for helping you out. The curved edge can be scraped to the bottom of the basin, so you can move the dough from the bowl leaving no residue and no waste. Straight edges are used to cut dough and flatten cakes. 

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  • Egg White Seperators

    How many of your holiday baking recipes require you to separate your egg whites? These help you take two eggs and easily separate the whites and the yolks. 

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  • Silicone Pie Crust Shield

    If you’re like me, pies are always on the holiday dessert menu. But the worst part about baking pies is making sure the crust doesn’t burn. This silicone pie crust helps protect your pie crust from getting burnt while still cooking the center perfectly. 

  • KitchenAid Mixer

    If you’re still on the fence about these bad boys let me ease your concerns and tell you that they are so versatile. The attachments you can get for this is are life-changing, but specifically if you’re ready to bake you’re gonna love this. 

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  • Cuisinart Handheld Mixer


    Not ready to buy a KitchenAid? This is a great alternative! 

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  • Cookie Press

    Making cookies is a wonderful holiday tradition. But sometimes it’s really hard to cut those perfect cookie shapes we all love. If you’re looking for something with less mess this cookie press is the way to go. This press comes with 12 different designs including a Christmas tree and Snowflake shape for the holidays. 

  • Pastry Wheel Decorator

    Looking for a different way to decorate your crust? This pastry wheel makes it easier for you. It helps you get a great design each time. 

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  • Gingerbread House Impression Cookie Cutter

    And I couldn’t forget to include a fun cookie cutter too! These cookie cutters not only help you get that perfect gingerbread house shape, but they also have leave an impression on the face of the cookie so that you can decorate them more easily.