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MELISSA JOHNSON is the Founder of Best Friends For Frosting® . A self-taught baker, she used the experience she gained from working at three different bakeries to launch Best Friends For Frosting, making her the entertaining expert and dessert stylist she is today. She has combined her love of entertaining, parties, interior design, fashion, and, most of all, dessert to style numerous dessert tables, paying special attention to all intricate details. 

Her expertise has been exhibited on QVC, In The Kitchen with David, America’s Test Kitchen, Foodspotting, Easy Food Magazine, Amy Atlas, Craftzine, ABC, The TomKat Studio and The Party Dress Magazine. Melissa has partnered with brands such as Betty Crocker, Cake Mate, Wrigley, and Dreyer’s to connect dessert enthusiasts with their products.

Melissa Johnson here from Best Friends For Frosting, a website about all things dessert. With Saint Patrick’s Day just a rainbow away, I made these green Lime Cupcakes to kick off the festivities! With a shimmery yellow gumball on top, these cupcakes are sure to make you feel like a leprechaun with pot of gold […]



Melissa Johnson (for my first contributor post!) here from Best Friends For Frosting, a website about all things dessert, DIY and Entertaining. With all of the holidays approaching, I wanted to make a special drink that is festive, fun and versatile enough to enjoy during all of the upcoming get-togethers. These Holiday Eggnog Shooters provide the […]