There is so much pretty food around the blogosphere right now - bloggers are practically swooning over sweet treats and summer fruit. Here's a taste...

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L. over at the witty and acerbic Bake and Shake bakes a Banana Cake with White Chocolate-Cream Cheese Icing. It's damp and squishy and moist and looks fantastic.

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Sarah at Food and Paper is making summer soups, with not one but two kinds of gazpacho: Mango-Cucumber Gazpacho with Harissa-Glazed Shrimp and Cilantro Gazpacho.

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The always appetizing Traveler's Lunchbox has a lovely granola recipe.

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And one of our favorite reads, Lucy's Kitchen Notebook from Lyon, France, has some marvelous photos and inspiration from the French summertime, including this perfect jam and individual Pavlovas.