Irish Cream Whoopie Pies

  Whoopie pies – a delightful treat with a very strange name! So, apparently, the story goes like this:  Amish women used to bake them and put them in farmers’ lunch pails as a treat  and when the farmers find them, they would yell out : “Whoopie!”  So there you have it, that’s the story… Continue reading Irish Cream Whoopie Pies

Chewy Chocolate Chip Pecan Cookies

      Who does not love cookies?! My favorite, obviously, is chocolate chip pecan cookies!  I am very specific as to how I want my cookies: more doughy than crispy, always with pecans, bite size and not too much chocolate chips!  The one batch I made before this one turned out too crispy and… Continue reading Chewy Chocolate Chip Pecan Cookies

Chocolate Buttercream Frosting

CHOCOLATE BUTTERCREAM frosting – need I say more? You can use this frosting for anything you like – cakes, whoopie pies, cupcakes, etc.  And licking the bowl or spoon is totally allowed (Arkadi’s favourite part!).  So here’s the recipe:   Chocolate Buttercream Frosting Makes 3 cups Author:       To frost a layered… Continue reading Chocolate Buttercream Frosting