Daily Food: Mackerel Cakes (aka using leftovers)

I love to cook a meal from scratch at every meal, but that’s not really feasible in the middle of a busy week.  So I’ve been trying to get better about preparing things in advance and about making better use of leftovers.  This post is about how I used the leftover mackerel that I had … Continue reading

Thanksgiving Series: Fall Cocktail

What holiday is complete without a signature, themed cocktail?  Probably most, but I created an autumn-spiced cocktail for Thanksgiving regardless.  I’ve actually become quite the bartender, experimenting with different drinks and liquors so that dinner now often includes a new, tasty drink to test.  Of all my creations thus far though, my Thanksgiving “Cinn Cider” has been the most well-received. I … Continue reading