Chocolate Cake Mix Cookies and Food Fanatic

Happy Valentine’s Day, lovelies! If you’re a total procrastinator like myself, you might currently be in a minor state of pink induced panic. No worries – I got you covered with a super easy recipe for Chocolate Cake Mix Cookies topped with Dove Strawberry Cream Swirl candies.

There is only one happiness in life – to love and to be loved. -George Sand

Although most of the recipes that I share with you on MBA are from scratch, I love having a few semi-homemade recipes in my arsenal for those moments when I’m a little lazy or a little last minute.

I’m sharing the recipe with you on the brand new site, Food Fanatic. The site is brimming with delicious recipes from some of my absolute favorite bloggers. Head over, print the recipe, and have these Chocolate Cake Mix Cookies whipped together in no time.

And if you’re in a Valentine’s Day kinda mood, feel free to leave me a little comment love over on Food Fanatic so I don’t look like a total loner.

18 Responses to “Chocolate Cake Mix Cookies and Food Fanatic”

  1. AImee — February 14, 2013 at 8:43 am

    Happy Valentines Day Jamie!! This look just perfect…

  2. Amanda — February 14, 2013 at 9:07 am

    A love a delicious and easy recipe… so fun! Off to see…

  3. Stephanie (Velez Delights) — February 14, 2013 at 9:44 am

    Love these! I went ahead and left a comment as well on the other site :)

  4. Amber {Sprinkled With Flour} — February 14, 2013 at 11:38 am

    Easy + chocolate = the perfect cookie recipe for me to try out…TODAY! These look so good, I’m thinking I need to make them for my sons after school snack today. :)

  5. Holiday Baker Man — February 14, 2013 at 12:09 pm

    Generally not a procrastinator but last night I got the “You are baking something for tomorrow aren’t you?” comment… Might be these!

  6. Monica P — February 14, 2013 at 12:30 pm

    I’m glad you posted the cake mix cookie recipe! I use to make a cake mix cookie, but lost the recipe. I like to make from scratch too, but sometimes .. a whip-it-together is awesome.


  7. Erin @ Texanerin Baking — February 14, 2013 at 1:22 pm

    That’s a type of candy on top?! Clearly I need to check those out. And as far as procrastinating goes… it’s 7:21pm over here and so far my husband and I haven’t done a thing yet. What a pathetic Valentine’s Day. :(

    Gonna go check out the recipe!

  8. Angela Gallardo — February 14, 2013 at 4:20 pm

    Happy Valentine’s Day to you! I’m excited to check out Food Fanatic now. Thanks for sharing and I hope your day is a little less stressful from this point on. :)

  9. Dad — February 14, 2013 at 5:06 pm

    Happy Valentines Day Queen,Those cookies look awesome. Love You

  10. Kate | Food Babbles — February 14, 2013 at 5:48 pm

    This cookies look amazing! Love a quick cake mix cookie. Headed over to read your post and feast my eyes on those lovelies.

  11. Tracy — February 15, 2013 at 2:20 pm

    These look adorable! Definitely perfect for those times when I’m a little too last minute or have unexpected company!

  12. Holiday Baker Man — February 16, 2013 at 11:28 am

    Rich n gooey…I love these!

  13. Jackie {La Casa de Sweets} — February 18, 2013 at 8:02 pm

    These look delicious!!

  14. Carol — February 28, 2013 at 8:20 am

    Did anyone actually mix these up? Right now I’m looking at a mixture that looks more like cake batter than cookie dough. The batter just spreads out when I put it on the cookie sheet. Sigh, I’ll add mor flour.

    • Jamie — February 28th, 2013 at 10:51 am

      I have made this recipe more times than I can count. The batter should definitely not be spreading. Can you tell me which brand of cake mix you used? Here is the recipe from the Duncan Hines site from which I adapted my from:

      • Carol — February 28th, 2013 at 10:54 am

        I used Betty Crocker Devil’s Food cake mix. I added 1/2 cup of flour and it worked better. Maybe the fact I’m in Denver…

  15. michael — March 19, 2014 at 8:57 am

    Love chocolate cookies! They look great!

    Check out my blog,..

    recent pot, Hot Fudge Cake

    • Jamie — March 19th, 2014 at 11:20 am


      Thanks so much! And, that cake looks fantastic. Thanks for following MBA and have a wonderful day!


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