Best Friends For Frosting » Talk http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com Dessert Recipes, DIY & enertaining inspiration for pretty & creative living. Fri, 18 Apr 2014 18:00:34 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.8.3 WHAT TO DO WHEN YOU RUN OUT OF INSPIRATION http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/what-to-do-when-you-run-out-of-inspiration/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/what-to-do-when-you-run-out-of-inspiration/#comments Fri, 11 Apr 2014 18:00:14 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=63419

As artists of every variety know, some days your creativity just isn’t there. On those days, everything you create seems banal and boring. Or worse yet, your mind is absolutely blank. When the muse of creativity abandons you (which it inevitably will), don’t stress. Remember that even Picasso and Shakespeare had their bad days! All […]]]>
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HOW TO SHOP ONLINE LIKE A PRO http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/how-to-shop-online-like-a-pro/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/how-to-shop-online-like-a-pro/#comments Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:00:17 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=64493

There’s nothing more exciting than receiving a package in the mail that you’ve been waiting for. Whether it’s a new pair of pumps or a soft sweater inside, there’s such a sense of anticipation after ordering something online. But there are certainly risks when it comes to purchasing via web. From dresses that run large […]]]>
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AS SEEN ON: BABYCENTER http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/melissas-favorite-easter-egg-diys-as-seen-on-babycenter/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/melissas-favorite-easter-egg-diys-as-seen-on-babycenter/#comments Tue, 08 Apr 2014 23:49:38 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=66866

Need to get your creative juices flowing just in time for Easter? Check out Melissa’s latest guest post about her favorite Easter egg DIYs on Babycenter!  If you’re getting just a little tired of dyeing your eggs the same few colors, this post will inspire you to branch out. Whether you want to add a […]]]>
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20 POSITIVE HASHTAGS YOU CAN USE TO SPREAD THE LOVE http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/20-positive-hashtags-you-need-to-use-asap-because-happiness-is-contagious/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/20-positive-hashtags-you-need-to-use-asap-because-happiness-is-contagious/#comments Tue, 08 Apr 2014 18:00:00 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=63555

Nothing nourishes your mind, body, and soul like a little dose of happy. From a box of chocolates to sparkly nail polish or an amazing pair of new shoes, happiness comes in many shapes and sizes. Sometimes it even comes from unexpected places,  like hashtags! No need to search Twitter and Instagram for the most […]]]>
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HOW TO TELL SOMEONE HOW MUCH THEY MEAN TO YOU http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/03/how-to-tell-someone-how-much-they-mean-to-you/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/03/how-to-tell-someone-how-much-they-mean-to-you/#comments Tue, 25 Mar 2014 16:00:00 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=63811

Even though Valentine’s Day is over, the candied hearts have all been eaten, and the roses are beginning to wilt away, it’s not too late to show that special someone that you care. After all, why should gestures of love be confined to one day out of 365? Letting someone know they’re important to you, […]]]>
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HOW TO BREAK UP WITH YOUR IPHONE http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/03/how-to-break-up-with-your-iphone/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/03/how-to-break-up-with-your-iphone/#comments Fri, 21 Mar 2014 18:00:49 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=63521

As much as you hate to admit it, you’re finally at that point in your relationship. What was once love at first sight has turned into loathing. Gone are the days of excitement and intrigue, replaced by hollowness and annoyance. But as the song goes, “breaking up is hard to do…” especially when that breakup […]]]>
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ENTER BFFF’S MARTHA STEWART GIVEAWAY! http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/03/enter-bfffs-martha-stewart-giveaway/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/03/enter-bfffs-martha-stewart-giveaway/#comments Fri, 21 Mar 2014 04:00:01 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=65658

Surprise! We’re giving 5 stylish readers their own set of Martha Stewart’s Tissue Paper Pom Pom Kits!  To enter, follow both @BestFriendsForFrosting and @MarthaStewart on Instagram. Then either repost this image from BFFF’s Instagram with the tag #BestFriendsMartha, or tag a friend in the comments! If your account is private and you repost, please comment […]]]>
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HOW TO MULTITASK LIKE A PRO http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/03/how-to-multitask-like-a-pro/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/03/how-to-multitask-like-a-pro/#comments Wed, 19 Mar 2014 16:00:00 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=63502

Between the demands of work, searching for the perfect date night outfit, and grabbing cosmos with the girlfriends, today’s modern woman is busier than ever. With only 24 hours in a day, we women must juggle everything from boyfriends to bills and briefcases, all without breaking a sweat. Luckily, BFFF is here to help. The […]]]>
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7 WAYS TO LIVE IN THE MOMENT http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/03/ways-to-live-in-the-moment/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/03/ways-to-live-in-the-moment/#comments Thu, 06 Mar 2014 19:00:00 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=63422

Sometimes it’s the little things in life that bring the biggest joys. But in our high-tech and high-stress lives, we often forget this and get carried away thinking about what’s next instead of what’s right now. If you ever feel yourself getting off-course and stressing over the future, immediately shut down the computer and power […]]]>
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BEST FRIENDS FOR FROSTING IS HIRING! http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/best-friends-for-frosting-is-hiring/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/best-friends-for-frosting-is-hiring/#comments Fri, 28 Feb 2014 21:00:24 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=63357

Looking for the perfect creative outlet? BFFF is expanding our dynamic team, and we’re ready for new people to help us celebrate every day of the year! Positions for hire include blog contributors, section editors, a Director of Sales & Strategic Partnerships, and a Sacramento office project assistant. There are both on-site and remote opportunities, […]]]>
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HOW TO MAKE THE GRASS GREENER ON YOUR SIDE http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/the-grass-is-not-always-greener-on-the-other-side-the-grass-is-green-where-you-water-it-most/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/the-grass-is-not-always-greener-on-the-other-side-the-grass-is-green-where-you-water-it-most/#comments Thu, 27 Feb 2014 17:00:32 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=62428

We’ve all heard that “the grass is always greener on the other side,” but could that possibly be true? In certain instances, some would agree. For others, this popular saying simply needs a little fine tuning. Sometimes we tend to get lost along the path of success. Our expectations begin to outshine our actual input […]]]>
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BRINGING YOUR WHOLE SELF TO YOUR BUSINESS PLAN http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/bringing-your-whole-self-to-your-business-plan/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/bringing-your-whole-self-to-your-business-plan/#comments Mon, 24 Feb 2014 17:00:21 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=62426

Who doesn’t want a thriving, prospering business? Many strive for this, but it’s easy to leave a few pieces of us in other areas of our lives when we have to work out business plans on a busy schedule. Making sure our whole selves are in the planning process of our business is the very […]]]>
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3 MOTIVATIONAL SPEAKERS WHO WILL CHANGE YOUR LIFE http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/3-motivational-speakers-to-watch-marie-forleo-mastin-kipp-gabrielle-bernstein/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/3-motivational-speakers-to-watch-marie-forleo-mastin-kipp-gabrielle-bernstein/#comments Wed, 19 Feb 2014 19:00:54 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=62434

If you’ve been feeling unsure, tired, or just plain bored lately, it’s high time that you got out of that rut! There’s not much out there that can make you feel more on-track, inspired, and ready to better yourself than a great motivational speaker. Today we’re sharing three of our favorite masters of motivation. They […]]]>
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AS SEEN ON: BABYCENTER http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/as-seen-on-babycenter/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/as-seen-on-babycenter/#comments Fri, 14 Feb 2014 19:00:09 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=62997

Swoon! Melissa was delighted to make a guest post all about her favorite Valentine’s Day craft ideas for Babycenter. From simple heart-shaped decorations to fun novelty ideas (when’s the last time you talked to your best friend through a paper cup?), you’ll find plenty of projects to make the day special. Her picks are from […]]]>
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AS SEEN ON: SHOP BRIKA http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/as-seen-on-shop-brika/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/as-seen-on-shop-brika/#comments Wed, 12 Feb 2014 17:00:23 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=62993

Melissa recently had the opportunity to share the story her life as an entrepreneur with the readers of BRIKA, a fabulous shop that curates items from all of the world! She spilled the beans about how BFFF was re-launched from a dessert blog to a lifestyle website, and talked about the business successes and challenges she […]]]>
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HOW TO ALWAYS LOOK ON THE BRIGHT SIDE http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/how-to-always-look-on-the-bright-side/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/how-to-always-look-on-the-bright-side/#comments Tue, 11 Feb 2014 17:10:36 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=62430

Feeling a bit pessimistic? It happens to the best of us. Help kick that state of mind with these few tips that are sure to have you looking at the proverbial glass as half full, not half empty!  This can make a world of difference! Print out or write encouraging quotes and tack them up […]]]>
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AS SEEN ON: MARTHA STEWART http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/as-seen-on-martha-stewart/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/as-seen-on-martha-stewart/#comments Tue, 11 Feb 2014 00:33:10 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=62975

A few weeks ago, Melissa shared a tutorial for a fun and easy DIY Valentine’s Day Bunting Banner. Today we’re beyond excited to announce that the tutorial was featured by Martha Stewart! The post has made the site’s homepage just in time for the loveliest holiday of all. It only takes a few materials to create and […]]]>
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CHECK OUT OUR RECIPE APP!! http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/chic-desserts-app-in-partnership-with-foodie/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/02/chic-desserts-app-in-partnership-with-foodie/#comments Mon, 10 Feb 2014 18:08:20 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=62913

Are you ready to celebrate your life on the go? There’s an app for that! We are so proud and excited to announce that our recipe app in partnership with Foodie.com and Apple is live and available for free download on iPhones and iPads! The app is featured on the homepage of iTunes and can be downloaded by typing in “Foodie Recipes.” Once […]]]>
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