Cuisinart 7-speed hand mixer in buttercup. $49.95, at Sur La Table, The Mall at Partridge Creek, Clinton Township; 586-226-1452.
Towels, $19.50, and table linens, $18, at Chapman House Classic Home, Rochester; 248-651-7630.
Turbo Chef 30-inch Double Wall Speedcook is so fast, it can roast a Thanksgiving turkey in 42 minutes. $9,995, at Specialties Showroom, Berkley; 248-548-5656; turbochef.com.
Oven mitt. $12, Anthropologie, Somerset Collection North, Troy; 248-458-1976, and Birmingham; 248-593-5653.
Fred-O-Matic kitchen timer and clock. $18.99, at Leon & Lulu, Clawson; 248-288-3600.
Silicone trivet, $8, spoon, $10, and spatula, $10, at Sur La Table, The Mall at Partridge Creek, Clinton Township; 586-226-1452.
NatureMill kitchen composter converts up to 120 pounds of food scraps a month to compost without the associated odor. A red light indicates when the compost is ready (about every two weeks). $299-$399, at Smith & Hawken, Rochester Hills; 248-375-1976; naturemill.com.