Crab Cakes

These easy homemade Crab Cakes couldn’t be more simple or DELICIOUS! Perfect for holiday parties or entertaining. 

The easiest, BEST Crab Cakes | Tastes Better From Scratch

My mom made this recipe for homemade crab cakes for the first time when I was a teenager, and my family was immediately obsessed. We then went through a crab cakes “craze” where we had them really often–usually as part of Sunday dinner — and I probably took for granted how amazing they are. Once I moved out of the house it was years before I had them homemade again. Then I decided to make them for my family recently, and I was reminded how FANTASTIC they are. 


Read More »


Chocolate Marshmallow Cookies

Chocolate Marshmallow Cookies are one of my favorite holiday cookies! Start with a delicious chewy chocolate cookie, topped with a warm marshmallow and smooth chocolate frosting.  My mom has been in town the last week playing sous chef for me –helping me cook up dozens of new recipes to share with you guys. I couldn’t wait… 

Read More »

Vanilla Creme Balls | Tastes Better From Scratch

Vanilla Creme Balls

These 5-ingredient, no bake Vanilla Creme Balls are the perfect easy candy to make for family, friends and neighbors this holiday season! A creamy vanilla center, coated in chocolate and toasted almonds. Happy Thanksgiving weekend everybody! We hosted Thanksgiving dinner at our house this year with a few friends. We had a blast, but I was… 

Read More »

Sparkling Cranberry Apple Punch | Tastes Better From Scratch

Sparkling Cranberry Apple Punch

Sparkling Cranberry Apple Punch is the perfect easy holiday drink for a great party!   Happy (almost) Thanksgiving, guys! I wanted to share a last minute holiday drink recipe today, just in case some of you are like me and completely forget about your party beverage situation until the last minute! 

Crispy Southwest Wraps | Tastes Better From Scratch

Crispy Southwest Wrap

Crispy Southwest Wraps are one of our go-to, easy meals. They take less than 30-minutes and my family loves them! If your house is anything like mine, then the week before Thanksgiving is crazy busy, and the last thing I have time to do is think of a dinner plan early in the week while… 

Read More »

Grandma's Chocolate Fudge | Tastes Better From Scratch

Perfect Chocolate Fudge

Thick and creamy, perfect chocolate fudge is one of my favorite easy holiday treats! Makes a great homemade holiday gift as well!   I already have all things Christmas on my mind lately. I feel like it’s completely acceptable to have the spirit of Thanksgiving and Christmas combine to make a festive and fun November and… 

Read More »

French Onion Soup | Tastes Better From Scratch

French Onion Soup

Making truly authentic French Onion Soup is easier than you think! This wonderful, simple and flavorful soup is the perfect warm dish for winter!   If you’ve been following my posts the last few weeks you may have read about my recent European vacation that has inspired me to share so many of my favorites foods… 

Read More »