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RL Picks: Baking Essentials

Gather the family this weekend and enjoy baking some sweets with these trusty picks


Who wouldn’t want to whip up goodies with these cute baking must-haves? Invite your kids to make the activity doubly fun!

Picks by Paula de Guzman. Photographed by Louie Aguinaldo.

Read the original article in the November 2013 issue of Real Living Magazine. Download your digital copy of Real Living on the Real Living App ( now! Log on to for more details.  

In the Navy

This heavy-duty mixer in a handsome navy hue will have you making batch after batch of baked goodies. 

Kitchenaid Artisan Mixer, P24,900, Gourdo’s - Tel. (02) 757-5771


This range with oven is great for small spaces. 

Fujidenzo GR549W Range, P10,498 and up, at leading appliance stores

Seeing Polka

These playful oven mittens ensure that your hands won’t get burned when you work that oven. 

Oven Mitts, P44.75 each, Landmark Department Store, TriNoma, Quezon City

Dressed for Baking

Don’t worry about the kitchen mess. This khaki apron will keep you tidy but stylish. 

Apron, P1,450, Muji (

C is for Cookie

Alphabet cookie cutters make your oven delights more fun to gobble up—and they give your kid a quick lesson as well!

Cookie Cutters, P2,250/set, Muji (

Roll and Go

Feel like a pastry chef with a rolling pin! 

Wooden Rolling Pin, P149.75, Landmark Department Store 

Store in Color

Keep your baked creations in these containers that are as sweet as the icing on your cupcakes!

Container, price available upon request, Pylones, Powerplant Mall, Rockwell Center, Makati City

Whip it Good

Mix that gooey goodness in the bowl with these reliable spatulas.

Spatulas, P149.75, Landmark Department Store


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