Frosting

Kaya Coconut Caramel Jam Frosting 

Kaya Coconut Caramel Jam Frosting 

 This recipe for Kaya Coconut Caramel Jam Frosting was a hit in my house! A jar of Kaya 浓意 Coconut Jam’s Kaya Coconut Caramel Jam makes a basic cream cheese frosting recipe extra scrumptious! Enjoy it spread over vanilla or chocolate cake. The best part of living overseas are the cross-cultural experiences. […]

Easter Cream Puffs with Coconut Cream Filling

Easter Cream Puffs with Coconut Cream Filling

Easter Cream Puffs with Coconut Cream Filling are a gorgeous Easter treat! Filled with coconut cream filling and dusted with powdered sugar, they’re just the right size for classroom parties, potlucks or just to share with family and friends! I can’t believe Easter is just around the corner. Unlike the […]

St. Patrick’s Day Shamrock Shake Whoopie Pies

St. Patrick’s Day Shamrock Shake Whoopie Pies

These St. Patrick’s Day Shamrock Shake Whoopie Pies are the most delicious St. Patrick’s Day dessert you’ll ever make! And the mint cream filling is OMG good! Like a Shamrock Shake only a million times more delicious. Share one with a friend or keep them all for yourself! I’m sharing this […]

Cardamom Chocolate Frosting

Cardamom Chocolate Frosting

Cardamom Chocolate Frosting is so delicious it can be spread on everything from Arabic Coffee Brownies, to Chocolate Cupcakes and every other sweet creation on earth! It’s that good! A delicious Arabic Coffee Brownies is so good it needs to be dressed up and made to feel special… You know what’s special? […]

Arabic Coffee Brownies with Cardamom Chocolate Frosting 

Arabic Coffee Brownies with Cardamom Chocolate Frosting 

These Arabic Coffee Brownies with Cardamom Chocolate Frosting taste just as good as a cup of Arabic coffee! The center is perfectly gooey and the cardamom frosting is as heavenly as it gets! It’s that time again. After a number of fruity and lemony desserts, Mr. Nomad gets something chocolate-y. […]

Pumpkin Whoopie Pie with Creamy Caramel Pecan Filling

Pumpkin Whoopie Pie with Creamy Caramel Pecan Filling

Pumpkin Whoopie Pie with Creamy Caramel Pecan Filling is the perfect autumn treat! All pumpkin lovers will gobble these up and since it takes less than 30 minutes to make these you’re going to love making them!   I. LOVE. AUTUMN. I always have! I love the changing of the leaves […]

Persimmon Cake with Ginger Cream Cheese Frosting

Persimmon Cake with Ginger Cream Cheese Frosting

It’s not a tomato, it’s a PERSIMMON! Persimmon is a popular fruit in China in the fall. Its sweet and juicy enough to eat alone and even more outstanding in this Persimmon Cake with Ginger Cream Cheese Frosting! Mmmmm!! **RECIPE AND PHOTO UPDATE!** I’ve been going through some of my […]

Carrot Zucchini Bars with Ginger Cream Cheese Frosting

Carrot Zucchini Bars with Ginger Cream Cheese Frosting

I absolutely love this recipe for Carrot Zucchini Bars because it’s not very sweet. You could imagine that I eat my fair share of cakes, pies and sweet treats on a regular basis. But I was really in the mood for something that wasn’t going to send me into a […]

Now that's PINK!

Strawberry Daiquiri Frosting

Back in my early Betty Crocker days, my cupcakes were topped with the finest Betty Crocker jarred frosting that money could buy. When Kroger put it on sale for $2 I would load up so I had enough frosting to cover all of the boxed cupcakes mixes that filled my […]

Mini Pumpkin Cupcakes with Maple Cinnamon Frosting

Mini Pumpkin Cupcakes with Maple Cinnamon Frosting

It’s not easy to find canned pumpkin puree in China. They have it. I’ve seen it around but it’s one of those things that if you do not grab it when you see it then when you need it you won’t find it. Anyways, I prefer the taste of fresh […]