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At this point it's probably too late to order things online without paying a ton of money for overnight shipping, so a simple solution would be to head to the fine retailer Williams-Sonoma and pick up things from Thomas Keller's Bouchon Bakery line. There's muffin mix and cookie mix (some are even gluten free). Or you could just pick up the very fine cookbook instead.