Best Friends For Frosting » Dessert Dessert Recipes, DIY & enertaining inspiration for pretty & creative living. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:00:00 +0000 en-US hourly 1 DESSERT HACK: SWEET AND SALTY BON BONS RECIPE Wed, 23 Jul 2014 12:00:00 +0000

These Sweet and Salty Bon Bons combine the best of both worlds! Using Fiber One’s Chocolate Peanut Butter Brownies, a drizzle of chocolate, and a bit of sea salt, you can make the perfect chocolate bite for any dessert lover! Simply roll the brownie into a ball, drizzle it with chocolate, and sprinkle it with […]]]> 0

Once summer hits, we’re all about cool, creamy desserts. Think ice cream, gelato, and cheesecake. And we’re even more thrilled when we don’t have to turn on the oven in order to make desserts. That’s why we’re so excited to have Melina Thompson of Sugary and Buttery here sharing this gorgeous Cherry and Pistachio Layered […]]]> 0

Looking for the perfect way to beat the heat this summer? We’ve got just the thing! But for adults only. Today, we’re thrilled to be sharing three summertime recipes for the perfect adult popsicles. They’re just like a frozen cocktail, and in the dead of summer, that sounds like just what the doctor ordered. Carly […]]]> 0

Here at BFFF, we’re partial to the color pink. Sometimes, we might even say that adding pink to anything can make it that much better! Proof that great minds really do think alike, Claire Thomas of Kitchy Kitchen is here to share her recipe for Pink Lemonade Pink Peppercorn Sorbet. On a sweltering hot summer day, this […]]]> 0
BERRY EASY & FESTIVE FLAG CAKE RECIPE Wed, 09 Jul 2014 15:12:11 +0000

When it comes to the 4th of July, there’s something so fun about getting competitive with family and friends over who will bring the best dessert to the table. Whether they’re using their best popsicle recipe, one for fruit jello, or one for fabulous red, white, and blue cupcakes, it doesn’t matter. We’re in the […]]]> 0
KEY LIME CLOUD SQUARES RECIPE Mon, 07 Jul 2014 16:00:10 +0000

Every year, we look forward to 4th of July as it gets closer and closer. Sure, we enjoy other afternoon pool parties and barbecues throughout the summer, but there’s just something so special about the 4th of July that brings everyone together. It is a celebration after all, and we love to plan for it! […]]]> 0
NUTELLA BROWNIE RECIPE Sun, 06 Jul 2014 16:00:10 +0000

Calling all chocolate lovers! This decadent recipe for Nutella Brownies is definitely for you. If you ask us, you never need an excuse to indulge in an extra-chocolatey, indulgent dessert. For those times when life isn’t exactly smooth sailing, a super sweet confection is just what the doctor ordered. Luckily, Caroline Souza of Sweet Caroline’s […]]]> 0
WAVE YOUR FLAG “CAKE” RECIPE Wed, 02 Jul 2014 12:00:38 +0000

    Let’s be honest, July 4th is the epitome of summertime fun in America. There is no holiday that is more synonymous with our favorite season of the year. Fireworks, parades, and outdoor get-togethers with extended family members and friends instantly come to mind. In preparation for our country’s Independence Day, it’s not uncommon […]]]> 0
“KEY LIME” CLOUD SQUARES RECIPE Mon, 30 Jun 2014 16:58:36 +0000

  The official start of summer calls for a delicious dessert that can be served at everything from a neighborhood barbecue to a potluck dinner. Or, hey, don’t hesitate to reward yourself with a delectable afternoon treat! There are few desserts more tasty and traditional than “Key Lime” Cloud Squares. If you’re a fan of […]]]> 0
TROPICAL FRUIT TART RECIPE Mon, 30 Jun 2014 16:00:33 +0000

With an entire summer’s worth of hostessing duties lined up, knowing how to whip up the perfect dessert is crucial. On a hot summery day, what could be better than an appetizing fruit dish? Our contributor, Tessa of Style Sweet, is here today to share her recipe for tropical fruit tarts.  Topped with fresh fruit – kiwis, strawberries, […]]]> 0
5 DESSERTS THAT ARE PRETTY IN PINK Thu, 26 Jun 2014 16:00:01 +0000

Sweets always taste that much better when they look as sweet as they taste! Whether it’s cascading ruffles on a layer cake or fun sprinkles, desserts with pink hues just seem innately more festive. At BFFF, we love all frosting (it’s even in our name!) and in these desserts, the frosting is actually the cherry […]]]> 0

Summer is on its way and we couldn’t be more excited for its official arrival! Summer is such a wonderful season. It brings visions of sunny days, family barbecues, kiddies playing in the pool, and afternoon naps. These are just a taste of the wonderful seasonal activities to look forward to and that’s the beauty […]]]> 1
BOURBON BLACK FOREST CUPCAKES RECIPE Sat, 21 Jun 2014 08:00:10 +0000

Who in their right mind would ever turn down a cupcake? Not us, that’s for sure! As you can probably imagine, we’re beyond thrilled to have Beth Branch of bethcakes back with us today sharing her one-of-a-kind recipe for Bourbon Black Forest Cupcakes. Just as tasty as they look, these cherry-topped cupcakes are all sorts of […]]]> 2
COOKIE DOUGH BROWNIES RECIPE Thu, 19 Jun 2014 16:00:43 +0000

This recipe combines two of our absolute favorite sweet flavors in one dessert. It’s so simple and genius, it might bring a tear to your eye (a tear of joy, that is). Today our contributor Kailley of Kailley’s Kitchen is sharing her recipe for cookie dough brownies! Moist, chewy, and totally addictive, these will become […]]]> 1
8 WAYS TO MAKE YOUR DESSERTS PICTURE-PERFECT Wed, 18 Jun 2014 18:00:46 +0000

Have you ever noticed how surprisingly difficult it is to get your dessert photos to look like pieces of art? Aside from good lighting, a good camera and proper focus, photo styling is essential to taking a picture-perfect shot of your sweets. As always, to take good dessert photos, it’s important to learn from those […]]]> 0
SPRINKLE COOKIE CAKE RECIPE Tue, 17 Jun 2014 16:00:10 +0000

  This dessert is everything we love wrapped up into one treat! The Sprinkle Cookie Cake recipe by Krista of Sugar Love Chic is the perfect sugary treat to whip up for a birthday party. You’ll love adding the fun hot pink sprinkles on top of this cookie cake as much as you’ll love eating a […]]]> 0
10 WAYS TO UPGRADE YOUR FOURTH OF JULY BARBECUE Sat, 14 Jun 2014 09:00:34 +0000

The Fourth of July brings memories of block parties, summer, sparklers, and cakes topped with Cool Whip. This year, throw an updated version of the classic Fourth barbecue with sophisticated, fun desserts and fruit garnished cocktails. Don’t worry though, be it a kiddie or grown-up party, there is always room for sparklers! We call dibs […]]]> 0
5 CAKES YOU SHOULD EAT BEFORE DINNER Fri, 13 Jun 2014 16:00:58 +0000

Mothers usually know best, but in the case of these cakes, let’s forget what Mom said and cut a slice (or two) before dinner. These cakes are just irresistible! To be fair, with the beautiful decorations and exquisitely dainty details on these cakes, they might just be too pretty to eat. Either way, if you […]]]> 0