Cut Out Peppermint Mocha Cookies with Espresso Buttercream

Cut Out Peppermint Mocha Cookies with Espresso Buttercream

Christmas season has arguably the best flavors of the year. This sugar cookie recipe is modeled after popular coffee drinks and chocolate bars released in December: the peppermint mocha. While there are plenty of delicious peppermint mocha drop cookies out there, it was time for a cut out peppermint mocha cookie recipe. These cut out…

Cinnamon Brown Sugar Cookies with Salted Buttercream

Cinnamon Brown Sugar Cookies with Salted Buttercream

Something about the fall just makes cinnamon and brown sugar sought after ingredients. I’m okay with it! These cinnamon brown sugar cookies with buttercream frosting will give you all the fall feels. Using brown sugar in a cut out cookie recipe makes for a crispier cookie. A typical cut out sugar cookie is made with…

Spatula Lickin’ Good Pumpkin Spice Buttercream Frosting

Spatula Lickin’ Good Pumpkin Spice Buttercream Frosting

While I am a sun chaser, I can appreciate a good pumpkin spiced dessert. This pumpkin spice buttercream frosting is one of those treats that gets me excited about the fall season. Smooth, creamy, and just the right amount of spice-to-sweet ratio, this frosting is spatula-lickin’ good. Seriously, you might want to wait until after…

Silky Smooth Condensed Milk Buttercream AKA Russian Buttercream

Silky Smooth Condensed Milk Buttercream AKA Russian Buttercream

Russian buttercream is the easiest buttercream frosting to make, and, bonus points, it’s super delicious. Like, lick the rubber spatula, the paddle attachment, the spoon, and the bowl good. Why is it so delicious? Well it’s the perfect not-too-sweet frosting. No where near the sweetness of American Buttercream but still sweet enough to know it’s…

Strawberry Buttercream with Freeze Dried Strawberries

Strawberry Buttercream with Freeze Dried Strawberries

When I think of strawberries I think of sunshine and happiness. Well, this strawberry buttercream with freeze dried strawberries will have you beaming just like the sun. Not only that, but you will become everyone’s favorite person at summer parties and potlucks. Top this strawberry buttercream on cookies (my favorite, of course), cupcakes, brownies, and…

Heavenly, Almost Melt-in-Your-Mouth Buttercream Cookie Recipe

Heavenly, Almost Melt-in-Your-Mouth Buttercream Cookie Recipe

If you haven’t tried a buttercream cookie yet, you are missing out, my friend. Buttercream cookies are exactly what they sound like, delicious soft sugar cookies topped in smooth vanilla buttercream frosting. Yum times a thousand. Now, to be perfectly clear, these are not your standard decorated sugar cookie. Royal icing rules the world of…

Simple Trick for How to Get Air Bubbles Out of Buttercream

Simple Trick for How to Get Air Bubbles Out of Buttercream

Buttercream frosting, when made perfectly well, is a deliciously smooth frosting that is perfect for icing cakes and cookies. The problem most people have when it comes to getting a smooth frosting is having air bubbles. Air bubbles easily accumulate in buttercream while being whipped in the stand mixer. I am going to share the…