Cranberry White Chocolate Cookies

Once again my affinity for cranberries has taken over a perfectly good recipe for chocolate chip cookies!  These will blow your mind! Yield:  3-4 dozen cookies (depending on size) 1/2 cup butter, softened 1/2 cup vegetable shortening 1/2 cup granulated sugar 1/2 cup brown sugar 1 egg, beaten 1 teaspoon vanilla 2 cups flour 1/2…

Grandma Sophie’s Chocolate Peanut Butter Cookies

I recently found out that this awesome recipe originated with my grandmother.  So, of course I had to give her the credit.  Thank you Gramma for many years of yummy cookie munching!    Enjoy, from our family to yours! Yield:  3 dozen cookies 1 chocolate cake mix 2 eggs, beaten 1/2 cup oil 1/2 cup…

Whoopie Pies

I have been making Whoopie Pies, using this recipe, for over 26 years.  There are a lot of recipes for these little babies out there with numerous flavor variations but I always gravitate back to this one.  So good! For cakes: 2 cups flour 1/2 cup cocoa powder 1 1/4 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon…