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  • chocolate frosting

    Chocolate Frosting: 4 Ways

    One of my goals here at the blog is to help you become confident in your abilities to prepare things from scratch, without always having to look at a recipe. So, while this post…

    July 2, 2013
  • toasted marshmallow frosting

    Toasted Marshmallow Frosting

    I love using this for my mini s’mores cake recipe, but it would probably be magical on lots of different types of cake. Or you can skip toasting it and just use it as…

    June 13, 2013
  • easy buttercream frosting

    Basic Buttercream Frosting

    Buttercream is probably the most basic frosting you can learn how to make. (Though I think cream cheese frosting is even easier!) Here is the recipe I always use. By the way, like the…

    May 5, 2013
  • cream cheese frosting

    Basic Cream Cheese Frosting

    I’m pretty sure that cream cheese frosting will always be my favorite type of frosting. I’d take it over buttercream any day. Frosting is rather simple, and this here is the recipe I always…

    April 14, 2013
  • white chocolate pistachio cupcakes

    Pistachio Cake with White Chocolate Frosting

    Over the weekend I did some baking experimentation by replacing some of the flour in my old vanilla cupcake recipe with finely ground pistachios (using the method I describe here). The result was a…

    March 19, 2013