I've always wondered whether to use cream or creme. I know, both are used, but when and how? From my understanding, I think of creme as a dessert.
She pressed down on the lever to shoot out a mound of whipped creme.
Though, I don't know about the cream. Multiple times, I've had people come up to me and say, "It's c-r-e-a-m, not c-r-e-m-e, when I'm talking about whipped creme. Then again, I'm 12.
The point is, does creme have multiple uses? So far, I only think of the dessert as that.