By Grace Gavilanes
Feb 11, 2015 @ 3:01 pm
Courtesy PureWow

Below is an excerpt from "Red Velvet Whoopies," which originally appeared on PureWow. Read the full story at

Rule of thumb: Homemade is always better than store-bought. And that rule especially applies on Valentine's Day. We suggest you skip the heart-shaped box of chocolates and make these red velvet whoopie pies instead. We bake little red velvet cakes and then sandwich them together with a cream cheese and marshmallow frosting for a playful take on a classic treat.

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