Monthly Archives: December 2010

Champagne & Cookies Christmas Party

  To celebrate the holidays, I had a little party the weekend before Christmas, and spent the month of December obsessed with my Cookie List, and which recipes would make the cut.  This was extremely difficult as all the food blogs kept … Continue reading

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Coffee Toffee & A Gluten-Free Holiday Jam

Last week I had a few co-workers over for a little Holiday get-together. Barry, Jill, Rebecca, Shane & Paulette came over after work to check out my new place, eat some snacks and treats and gossip about work. Since Jill eats … Continue reading

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Red Velvet Whoopie Pies

I have strong views on certain baking related topics, and thank goodness I have this blog now, because I can rant about them as much as I want.  So I have issues with the whole Red Velvet thing. This is … Continue reading

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Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Balls

Technically these treats are called Buckeyes, but since I can almost guarantee no one around here is up on candy terminology that originated in Ohio, I’m taking some liberties with the name. This recipe comes from Baked Explorations, and was … Continue reading

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Chocolate Mint Thumbprints

When Christmas rolls around, I only have one thing on my mind when it comes to treats. Well, technically two: Chocolate + Mint. I feel that this is a love or loathe situation, and I am firmly in the love … Continue reading

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Toasted Coconut Shortbread

Nicole is spending Christmas far, far away from home this year, as she’s going to Cambodia for the organization she volunteers with. For some reason, it only *just* dawned on her that she’ll be missing out on all types of … Continue reading

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Mini White Chocolate Blondies

We are well into Christmas cookie obsession here at Casa Byn, and when I say we, I mean me, my blogs, and Danielle via Google Video Chat. First though, a quick post about some cute mini White Chocolate Blondies I … Continue reading

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