What to do with Thanksgiving Leftovers & a Giveaway

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So as we approach Thanksgiving everyone is getting ready to prepare Thanksgiving Dinner for their families, but have you considered what to do with the leftovers? A turkey makes a lot of meat and bones and we definitely want to steward our leftovers well without making our family into turkey haters! So here are some things you can do to use up those Thanksgiving Leftovers!

  1. Make fully loaded Turkey Sandwiches that include using cranberries, mashed potatoes! So stock up on the bread of your choice and get ready to feed your crew.
  2. Use Turkey to make King Ranch Chicken or combine them with the left over veggies to make Turkey Pot Pie.
  3. Use the bones to make a turkey broth which can be substituted for chicken broth.
  4. Use your left over mashed potatoes to make potato pancakes and serve them for breakfast lunch or dinner. This is always a winner at our  house.
  5. Use your left over rolls & gravy to make biscuits and gravy for breakfast. Your dinner rolls will make a great substitute for the biscuits.
  6. We keep a bag of leftover veggies in our freezer, so when we have just a little left over veggies we toss them in the bag and we collect them until we have enough to make a pot pie or a veggie stew. So just chunk your leftover green bean casserole into a baggie and start your own potpie baggie (See suggestion #2).
  7. If you have left over sweet potatoe/pumpkin pie there is something wrong with your family. Get a fork and eat it immediately with the kids and a can of whip cream!

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Kyle is a full time frugal wife of Wayneand Mama to 5 adorable children: Peyton (15), Parker (10),Pearson (8), Parson (3) & Providence (3). My hope is to present families with an attainable simplified model of classical education with a Charlotte Mason twist.She likes listening to audio books, watching the kids play sports or piano & doing anything with my husband! She likes to do all of that while having a cup of coffee! You can find her blogging on a regular basis here at Aspired Living, The Curriculum Choice & Womanhood with Purpose.

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Kyle is a full time frugal wife of Wayne and Mama to 5 adorable children: Peyton (15), Parker (10),Pearson (8), Parson (3) & Providence (3). My hope is to present families with an attainable simplified model of classical education with a Charlotte Mason twist.She likes listening to audio books, watching the kids play sports or piano & doing anything with my husband! She likes to do all of that while having a cup of coffee! You can find her blogging on a regular basis here at Aspired Living, The Curriculum Choice & Womanhood with Purpose.

8 thoughts on “What to do with Thanksgiving Leftovers & a Giveaway

  1. We love turkey shepard’s pie the day after Thanksgiving. I mix gravy, veggies, and some turkey pieces together in a casserole pan as I’m cleaning the kitchen. Then cover it with leftover mash potatoes and stick it into the fridge. Heat it up the next day, and an easy dinner is on the table. It’s a hit every year. 🙂

    And there’s something wrong with my family! We always have leftover pumpkin pie (I make 3 pumpkin pies and 2 pecan pies.) Guess what’s for breakfast the day after Thanksgiving!

    Thanks for sharing these ideas for Thanksgiving leftovers. I’ve always thought leftovers are the best part of Thanksgiving. 🙂

  2. You guys must make a heap of food for thanksgiving!!! but then I suppose I make a heap of food for Christmas and the point is, I love to make sure people have enough (as if they wouldn’t) and I love to have a break from cooking for a couple days after, as there is always enough for that. Thanks for sharing at Good Morning Mondays. Blessings.

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