Best Friends For Frosting http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com Dessert Recipes, DIY & enertaining inspiration for pretty & creative living. Sun, 20 Apr 2014 18:00:46 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=3.8.3 12 OILS THAT NOURISH YOUR HAIR http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/12-oils-for-your-hair/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/12-oils-for-your-hair/#comments Sun, 20 Apr 2014 18:00:46 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=65191

Since 2012, oil has been trending on the hair care market. Everyone’s jumped on board with the hype, developing a myriad of products with all kinds of oils from different ends of the earth. There are so many choices it’s hard to tell which one will really soothe and nourish your hair best. Need some […]]]>
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SHAVED ASPARAGUS SALAD WITH TOASTED HAZELNUT VINAIGRETTE RECIPE http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/shaved-asparagus-salad/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/shaved-asparagus-salad/#comments Sun, 20 Apr 2014 17:00:15 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=66808

What’s better than a salad that’s both simple to make and flavorful enough to please the most reluctant of veggie eaters? We love the combinations of onions, feta, and homemade vinaigrette in this shaved asparagus salad by Kelly Neil. You can make it for a crowd (and score some points for presentation!) or just make […]]]>
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10 LIGHTWEIGHT SPRING SCARVES http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/10-lightweight-spring-scarves/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/10-lightweight-spring-scarves/#comments Sun, 20 Apr 2014 16:00:05 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=65215

Just because winter’s gone doesn’t mean your scarves have to leave too! Lightweight scarves are convenient to carry around in a purse, and give you just the right amount of protection from cool breezes. They come in such a variety of colors and styles, so they are sure to complement any outfit you have in […]]]>
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12 KID-FRIENDLY CRAFT IDEAS FOR PARENTS http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/12-kid-friendly-craft-ideas-for-parents/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/12-kid-friendly-craft-ideas-for-parents/#comments Sat, 19 Apr 2014 18:00:36 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=64211

Taking on a few do-it-yourself projects with the rest of the family is a great way to bond and be productive at the same time. There is a certain feeling of pride you can only get from making something with your own two hands. Sharing that experience with your spouse and kids makes it even […]]]>
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ICED GREEN TEA WITH FRUITS RECIPE http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/iced-green-tea-with-fruits-recipe/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/iced-green-tea-with-fruits-recipe/#comments Sat, 19 Apr 2014 17:00:02 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=67043

Green tea is the drink of the moment, and for good reason— it’s light, tasty, and has tons of health benefits. This recipe for iced green tea with fruits by Caroline of Sweet Caroline’s Corner is full of naturally delicious flavors and is perfect to sip on a sunny day! Sliced oranges and strawberries give the drink […]]]>
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8 WAYS TO PLAY UP YOUR PATTERNS http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/8-ways-to-play-up-your-patterns/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/8-ways-to-play-up-your-patterns/#comments Sat, 19 Apr 2014 16:00:55 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=64343

Celebrate the spring season by playing with the patterns in your closet! If you’ve mastered color blocking, it’s time to try pattern blocking. This concept is a lot like color blocking, but instead of blocking solid colors, you block patterns! Since there is such a variety of options out there, we gathered a few basic […]]]>
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MORE THAN JUST MEAT AND CHEESE: 16 QUESADILLAS YOU’VE NEVER TRIED! http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/20-quesadillas-youve-never-tried/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/20-quesadillas-youve-never-tried/#comments Fri, 18 Apr 2014 18:00:34 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=64831

Quesadillas can be as simple as two ingredients and still manage to be a fave go-to snack. It’s no surprise foodies have gotten creative with this simple meal by adding various veggies, meats, and different cheeses. If you’re willing to get a little adventurous you can make your quesadillas quite gourmet too! We’ve rounded up […]]]>
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SPRING SUCCULENT FLOWER ARRANGEMENT TUTORIAL http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/spring-succulent-flower-arrangement-tutorial/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/spring-succulent-flower-arrangement-tutorial/#comments Fri, 18 Apr 2014 16:00:26 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=65574

Nothing says “spring” like flowers, but it’s too easy to just pick a few from the ground and stick them in a vase. Why not challenge your florist skills and follow this gorgeous succulent flower arrangement tutorial by our contributor Krista of Sugar Love Chic? A dense ring of bright flowers really makes the succulent […]]]>
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FANCY CHOCOLATE STRAWBERRY LAYERED DESSERT RECIPE http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/kraft-post-3/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/kraft-post-3/#comments Fri, 18 Apr 2014 15:00:09 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=67440

Spring is all about fresh, new ideas. Whether you’re working on redecorating your home, or simply spring cleaning, spring is always a time to start fresh. We always love to develop new recipes during springtime, taking them to the next level with great decoration and presentation! Kraft recently sent us a great spring basket of […]]]>
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PINK + POLKA DOT MOTHER’S DAY BRUNCH STYLED TABLE http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/mothers-day-brunch-table/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/mothers-day-brunch-table/#comments Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:31:56 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=67296

Mother’s Day is the perfect time to gather all of the girls and celebrate! Our founder Melissa, a regular content contributor for MarthaStewart.com, got to use her eye for style when she created this gorgeous brunch table spread. She incorporated Martha Stewart products into the spread and decked out the brunch scene in black and white, with pops of pink. […]]]>
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PRODUCT CRUSH: KATE SPADE NEW YORK OOH LA LA COIN PURSE http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/product-crush-kate-spade-new-york-ooh-la-la-coin-purse/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/product-crush-kate-spade-new-york-ooh-la-la-coin-purse/#comments Thu, 17 Apr 2014 18:00:45 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=65109

There’s simply nothing worse than hearing a bunch of change jangling around in your purse or scrambling for quarters at the parking meter. That’s where this charming Ooh-La-La Coin Purse from Kate Spade New York comes in. It’s small and sleek enough to fit into your bag without bulging, but will corral your change perfectly. […]]]>
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PETITE PISTACHIO AND VANILLA BEAN CHEESECAKES RECIPE http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/petite-pistachio-and-vanilla-bean-cheesecakes-recipe/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/petite-pistachio-and-vanilla-bean-cheesecakes-recipe/#comments Thu, 17 Apr 2014 17:00:39 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=66901

Fair warning: Once you try these petite pistachio and vanilla bean cheesecakes by Kailley of Kailley’s Kitchen, you’ll have a hard time going back to plain cheesecake. Between the vanilla bean flavoring and the pistachios candied with brown sugar, these decadent treats will stand out on any dessert table. It’s also a bonus that they […]]]>
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8 WAYS TO BRAVE THE RAIN IN STYLE http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/13-ways-to-get-ready-for-the-rain-in-style/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/13-ways-to-get-ready-for-the-rain-in-style/#comments Thu, 17 Apr 2014 16:00:57 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=64227

Make sure spring doesn’t rain on your parade by dressing right for the season! It’s the perfect time to take out those fun, bright rain boots from the corner of your closet and pick up a new favorite umbrella from the store. As long as you’re prepared for the occasional shower, you can stay dry […]]]>
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FRUITY ANGEL FOOD CAKE RECIPE http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/springtime-angel-lush-with-pineapple-strawberries-and-bananas/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/springtime-angel-lush-with-pineapple-strawberries-and-bananas/#comments Thu, 17 Apr 2014 12:01:14 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=67362

With springtime comes fun, fruity desserts as we ease our way in to summer. People are starting to redecorate, they’re planting a garden, and they’re coming out to play in the sunshine more often during the day! With springtime also comes a lot more entertaining at home. When the weather’s nice, we all want to […]]]>
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EXPRESSING YOUR CREATIVITY WITH BIC® 4-Color™ PENS http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/expressing-your-creativity-with-bic-4-color-pens/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/expressing-your-creativity-with-bic-4-color-pens/#comments Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:20:19 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=67364

This is a Sponsored post written by me on behalf of BIC 4-Color pen. All opinions are 100% mine. In  high school, did you ever take the color personality test to discover your best traits? We always found it so fun to determine our color personality and to embrace it! The new  BIC® 4-Color™ pen is offering […]]]>
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SPONSORED: USA NETWORK PRESENTS PLAYING HOUSE http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/sponsored-usa-network-presents-playing-house/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/sponsored-usa-network-presents-playing-house/#comments Wed, 16 Apr 2014 19:16:32 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=67286

Sometimes, finding a comedy that gets you hooked can be hard. We’ll often watch one episode of a series, and then carry on to the next, never fully getting hooked. But we have a feeling that USA Network‘s new show Playing House may be different! Premiering on April 29th, Playing House stars Jessica St. Clair […]]]>
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7 DRESSES TO TRY THIS SPRING http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/11-dresses-to-try-this-spring/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/11-dresses-to-try-this-spring/#comments Wed, 16 Apr 2014 18:00:58 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=64948

Get dressy this spring! With beautiful weather (both hot and cold), it’s the perfect time to expand your dress collection. Explore different styles, cuts, and patterns to show off your personal style. Whether you’re looking for something classic or innovative, we’ve got you covered. Yellow is the ideal springtime color. Intricate textures can give even […]]]>
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CHAMPAGNE AND RASPBERRY CHAMBORD CONFETTI MACARONS RECIPE http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/champagne-and-raspberry-chambord-confetti-macarons/ http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/2014/04/champagne-and-raspberry-chambord-confetti-macarons/#comments Wed, 16 Apr 2014 17:00:09 +0000 http://bestfriendsforfrosting.com/?p=67053

These fluffy, gorgeous macarons look like something out of a fairytale! We can’t wait to recreate this real-life recipe by Krystle and Felicity of Juniper Cakery. Thick with champagne and raspberry Chamboard buttercream filling and topped with pretty rainbow sprinkles, these are perfect for outdoor parties. These delicate treats take some time to make, but […]]]>
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