October 2016

October on Planet Byn {2016}

October 31, 2016 Monthly Recaps
birthday-donuts

I spent the first half of this month preparing for Thanksgiving and the rest of the month celebrating my birthday! There were lots of good eats and fun things happening this month, so here we go: I tried to go to the Luke’s Diner pop-up that Netflix put on so I could grab a coffee but […]

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Baked Sunday Mornings: Milk Chocolate Malted Brownies with Chocolate Ganache

October 30, 2016 Baked Sunday Mornings
malted-milk-chocolate-brownies

This is our third brownie week in row for Baked Sunday Mornings, but I’m not mad at it (okay, maybe just the first ones). These Milk Chocolate Malted Brownies are far and away my favourites of the trio. They’re everything a brownie should be, which is rich and fudgey with a deep chocolate flavour. I […]

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Slutty Brownie Cookie Cake

October 27, 2016 Cakes, Cupcakes & Icing
drake-on-cake

I love making my own birthday cake. This is a long-held and well-documented belief here on Planet Byn. It’s pretty much the only time of the year that I make something with only myself in mind, and I start thinking about it months in advance. It took me forever to decide what kind of cake […]

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Apple Cider Caramel Corn + Thanksgiving 2016

October 25, 2016 Candy
my-plate

I was so, so excited to host Thanksgiving at my place this year! My middle brother and sister-in-law were away celebrating their 10 year wedding anniversary, so I was able to fit everyone else (7 grown-ups, 2 kids) in my condo. You know by now that I took this very seriously, and it was basically […]

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Baked Sunday Mornings: Pumpkin Swirl Cheesecake Chocolate Brownies

October 9, 2016 Baked Sunday Mornings
pumpkin-cheesecake-swirl-brownies

This recipe was one of the last ones I tested for Baked Occasions about three years ago! I can’t believe it was that long ago, and I also can’t believe how many recipes we’ve made out of the book! I’ll be so sad when we’re done; this is truly one of my favourite things. I […]

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